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Nichols Portland, LLC | Portland, ME

Nichols Portland, LLC
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JOB PURPOSE: Supervisor will be responsible for planning, scheduling and monitoring the movement of material through the production cycle to meet customer demand.


  • Responsible for the level of quality of product.
  • Utilize direct and/or indirect labor to maintain "on-time" delivery of items within their department on a daily basis.
  • Responsible for employee safety.
  • Maintain a variety of schedules, records, and reports pertaining the tracking of materials through the production cycle and availability of production resources.
  • Responsible for identifying employee development needs and monitoring adherence to Parker policies/procedures.
  • Train and develop employees to ensure a flexible workforce exist to support fluctuations in business demand.
  • Write and conduct performance reviews of hourly employees as required.
  • Assist with the monitoring of inventory levels generating tracking reports and performing data entry as required.
  • Assume and maintain ownership of the Heijunka system (drives production schedules).

Utilize visual management systems to communicate plan, progress and continuous improvement activity.

Special knowledge, capabilities, qualifications:

  • Possess analytical and technical skills required to understand business practices and recommend proper automation opportunities.
  • Must have intermediate to advanced computer skills and be able to understand electronic processing (MS products a must).
  • MSS mainframe experience and PHconnect experience a plus.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills for effective interface with all internal and external contacts.

Must be an innovator and embrace lean enterprises principles and practices

Posted On: 2018-04-25 19:37:41
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Automotive, Manufacturing, Warehouse
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Career Level: Mid Level (2-10 years experience)
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Pay Type: Annual Salary
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