OFS Fitel, LLC, a world class manufacturer of optical fiber is seeking a manufacturing supervisor for our optical fiber manufacturing facility located in Norcross, Georgia.
The manufacturing supervisor directs the development and implementation of activities in production area(s) to meet production goals, quality and cost objectives. The successful candidate must be able to prioritize production schedules based on product introduction, equipment efficiency, and materials supply. Develop schedules and staffing requirements for assigned areas.
Management of the production team requires the ability to understand a variety of production issues and the ability to respond accordingly. Responsibilities include directly managing a group of production employees involved in a 24/7 manufacturing operation. The ideal candidate will possess a BS degree, preferably in engineering or manufacturing management, be familiar with the challenges of maintaining a Quality Management System, have a proven track record involving safety and demonstrate good communication/presentation skills. The candidate must be willing to work off-shift and week-ends and will be responsible for driving individual performance to meet the teams’ production and quality objectives.
Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing experience is desired. Two+ years of experience working in a manufacturing environment and one+ year supervisory experience is also desired. Proficiency in MS Office products is required. Experience leading small group activities to drive process improvements is a plus.
Employees are expected to serve as role models for safe work practices and behaviors. This includes following established health and safety policies and procedures, maintaining a clean, organized work area, wearing, and properly storing all personal protective equipment (PPE), and actively engaging as a safety conscious worker with personal safety and wellness as a priority.
In addition to our dynamic work environment, OFS Fitel LLC offers competitive salary and generous benefits packages including medical, dental, prescription and vision coverage and 401(k).
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OFS Fitel, LLC a Georgia based global company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.
Note: Only those candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.