17 days old

Supervisor, Production, Americas

Dymax Corporation
Torrington, CT 06790
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Position Summary:

Responsible for the activities of the chemical operators. To include delegating tasks to all operators, training, and housekeeping. Ensure established procedures and batch formulations, are followed to ensure safe operation of the proper equipment required to convert raw materials and WIP into finished products to the highest quality standards. Ensure proper training of Chemical Operators and proper area housekeeping of department, so that operators can safely and efficiently operate equipment required to convert bulk material into finished products of the highest quality standards.


  • Promote operational safety - Understand, follow and teach safe handling procedures for all chemicals.

  • Assure that the Daily Work Plan is executed

  • Proactively monitors data ensure proper staffing to meet demand

  • Ensures the highest standard of Quality and is an active participant in Quality Improvement Projects.

  • Know and apply all applicable environmental rules and practices

  • Properly train Operators to follow Work Orders, Batch Sheets and Work Instructions.

  • Monitor start of shift, break, lunch, and ending of shift times as per company standards, approval payroll and vacations.

  • Drive lean manufacturing participation and process improvement

  • Implements productivity tracking and improvements.

  • Methods improvement ensure that products are produced in most efficient manner (safety first, highest quality, standard work, least cost) and Process improvements identifies and implements new processes, tolls, fixtures and workstations.

  • Work with Lead Operators, Quality Assurance Managers and Senior Production Manager to resolve problems and work on continuous improvement.

  • Follow up and make corrective action on customer complaints and concerns.

  • Utilize the E1 ERP Computer System to its full potential.

  • Provides ongoing performance management, develops, coaches, and training for subordinates; plans daily activities for efficient use of time.

  • Facilitates and coaches employees through the certified operator process

  • Responsible for the management of the department cycle counting program and maintaining inventory accuracy.

  • Responsible for partnering with Sales and Operations Planning to execute the daily production schedule, produce and manage raw material and finished goods inventory, and make recommendations on how to optimize the utilization of the equipment department.

  • Works within the boundaries of ISO procedures.

  • Initiates group meetings with subordinates (bi-weekly as a minimum).

  • 5-S implementation and maintenance.


  • Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering preferred

  • 2year Experience supervising, leading teams, leading projects

  • 3 years of work experience in manufacturing environment required

  • Experience in Chemical production preferred

  • Good Math skills required.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

EOE Disabled/Male/Female/Veteran


Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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