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Manufacturing Production Supervisor

  • Job Number 529740
  • Type Permanent
  • Location Milford, CT
  • Pay $80,000 - $95,000
  • Referral Bonus $250

Manufacturing Production Supervisor

Job Description:

We are looking for a Manufacturing Production Supervisor to monitor our production operations and ensure they profitably deliver maximum quality. Duties will include supervising employees, organizing workflows, and analyzing the efficiency of manufacturing processes.

You should be highly competent and comprehend complex operations. We also expect you to be able to optimize day-to-day activities while minimizing costs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish daily, weekly, and monthly objectives and communicate them to employees.
  • Manage the workflow by assigning responsibilities and preparing schedules.
  • Guide and coach employees, monitoring their productivity.
  • Oversee safe use of equipment and schedule regular maintenance.
  • Perform verification of production output according to specifications
  • Prepare reports on performance and progress and present them to senior managers.
  • Detect issues in efficiency and suggest improvements.
  • Consult new employees on how to safely use machinery and follow procedures.
  • Ensure strict adherence to safety guidelines and company standards.

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed.


Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • HS Diploma required.
  • Technical or manufacturing training is strongly recommended.
  • Experience in production planning is essential.
  • 2-3 years of manufacturing experience with a strong preference for those with group leader or supervisory experience.

    Behavioral Skills
  • Excellent communication and teambuilding skills
  • Work independently while following instructions and guidelines.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, sometimes highly demanding environment with inflexible deadlines.

    Technical Skills
  • Advanced Planning and Scheduling Techniques.
  • Experience operating machinery and tools.
  • Advanced MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel and Data Analytics

    Physical Requirements
  • Ability to easily lift up to 25 lbs.