Newell Brands Supervisor, Operations - Appliances & Cookware in Perrysburg, Ohio

Position Title: Supervisor, Operations - Appliances & Cookware

Location: Perrysburg, OH

Reports to: Manager, Production

General Function:

Responsible for ensuring the safety of all employees in the manufacturing area, adherence to company policies, and all other manufacturing activities. Lead and direct employees to achieve desired results with regards to safety, housekeeping, quality assurance, and productivity, through utilization of Lean Manufacturing philosophies. Responsible for driving improvements in scrap reduction, standard cost reduction, productivity improvements, and 5S workplace organization. Act in a leadership role to create a positive atmosphere for employees to provide feedback.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to allsafety procedures and policies. Lead Safety meetings and conduct requiredsafety walks utilizing the DuPont STOP auditing program, communicate issues inan efficient and effective manner.

  • Responsible formonitoring quality levels, reporting, and minimizing scrap. If problems arise takes the necessarycorrective action.

  • Responsible formonitoring production levels through O.E.E. (Overall Equipment Effectiveness)tracking. Motivate and ensuring daily goals are being met.

  • Responsible forthe general housekeeping condition of the manufacturing area through 5Smethodology. Report any equipmentproblems promptly to maintenance and/or engineering.

  • Prepare detailedplans and schedules to ensure efficient product flow and that shop orders arecompleted on time. Ensure all materialtransfers are handled within the prescribed procedures and checks all materialsfor correct specifications. Effective communication to oncoming supervision ofany safety issues, change of schedules and other critical issues.

  • Maintainappropriate levels of labor in accordance with skill requirements, work levelsand schedules. Maintain conformance withemployee safety rules, issue violation warnings, and administer approveddisciplinary measures when necessary.Maintain employee vacation and attendance records.

  • Reports tomanagement all discrepancies of policies and procedures.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have minimumof one year of supervisory experience.

  • Must havemechanical ability and basic knowledge of machinery operations.

  • Must have theability to work in a team environment.

  • Must be computerliterate with basic knowledge of Word, Excel, and Windows.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Associateā€™sdegree in Business, Operations Management or a related field.

  • SAP knowledge.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.