Production Supervisor in Cleveland, OH at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Cleveland Operations, a forging facility serving the aerospace and automotive markets, is seeking a Production Supervisor for its plant located at 1600 Harvard Ave. Supervisors will be assigned to support one of these shifts: 2PM-10PM, 3PM-11PM, 10PM-6AM, or 11PM-7AM. 

Supervisors are the first level of authority in the workplace providing leadership, coaching and clear direction to ensure people are working safely, meeting customer demand, solving problems, eliminating waste, and meeting goals. 
Under the direction of the Production Area Lead, this position is accountable for supervising, scheduling, and leading a group of bargaining unit employees to meet departmental goals. Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Meeting or exceeding production goals including production output, safety, on time delivery, and people initiatives
  • Providing leadership, direction, and motivation to people in the assigned production area
  • Ensuring all Environmental, Health, & Safety policies are followed
  • Monitoring performance and implementing corrective actions to meet goals
  • Identifying and implementing improvement plans
  • Solving problems to the root cause to prevent a recurrence
  • Effectively communicating with others within and outside the work group
  • Maintaining all production and related quality assurance records
  • Effectively managing employee and labor relations including contract administration, grievance handling, and investigation and resolution of day-to-day employee concerns/issues
  • Directing the implementation of Arconic Business System initiatives (lean manufacturing) including 5S, standardized work, work balance, product flow, and TPM improvements
  • Owning cost savings initiatives (degree of implementation)  


Basic Qualifications :
  • High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 1 year of supervisor experience in a heavy manufacturing environment.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a unionized work environment.
  • 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 :
  • Associate's level degree in Engineering, Business, or a related technical discipline.
  • 3+ years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.