Production Shift Supervisor in Canton, OH at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Engineered Structures (AES) is a world-class producer of titanium aero ingots and mill products—and a leader in multi-material airframe subassemblies and advanced technologies and materials, such as 3D printing and titanium aluminides. Titanium is the world’s fastest-growing aerospace metal, and we’re taking it to greater heights with vertically integrated capabilities and deep materials science expertise. Our engineered products and solutions help build the world’s most advanced aircraft—and also help protect our troops and power our world.

The Production Shift Supervisor will manage hourly production employees and oversee the shift-to-shift operations of the Canton, Ingot facility. This individual will be heavily involved in trouble shooting and problem-solving equipment issues (including but not limited to, Plasma ARC Melt, Electron Beam, and VAR furnaces, Blend and Pucking and Press Machinery).

Job Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Direct and supervise a crew of hourly production employees;
  • Measure machine performance using the established Operational Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) guidelines and procedures;
  • Ensure adherence to all safety rules and regulations;
  • Direct, organize and plan all production activities during a scheduled shift;
  • Work closely with facility management to ensure safe, productive and efficient production;
  • Coordinate assigned projects related to production processes and production employees;
  • Increase up time on all equipment by managing preventative maintenance, total productive maintenance, general maintenance, and maintenance of critical spare parts;
  • Participate in and/or assist with all Continuous Improvement activities and events as well 5S/Housekeeping;
  • Develop and recommend improvements to facilities, equipment, or procedures that will improve safety, quality, or productivity;
  • Complete all required paperwork for production, safety and payroll;
  • Ensure employees have the proper training and documentation to complete their assigned tasks;
  • Ensure adherence to all quality procedures;
  • Hold employees accountable and issue discipline when appropriate;
  • Coordinate training schedules and maintain training programs for production employees.


Basic Qualifications:
  • HS Diploma or GED from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisory/leadership experience in manufacturing;
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position;
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of vacuum furnaces and vacuum technologies;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software; Experience with SAP a plus;
  • Vocational or undergraduate education in mechanical/electrical systems operations, design, or maintenance is preferred;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems;
  • Exhibit a strong work ethic that includes a good attendance record;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Available to work all shifts and weekends / holidays as required;
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced manufacturing environment;
  • Ability to manage people and processes;
  • Ability to make decisions and explain the reasoning behind those decisions;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software.