Valmont Industries, Inc. Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift (3:00pm-1:00am) in Estill, South Carolina
41 Wood St Estill South Carolina 29918
Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.
How you will contribute
Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Production Supervisor position in the Composite Structures Division at our Estill SC facility. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will be responsible for safety, product quality, exercising cost control, producing parts and assemblies to schedule, motivating shop employees to attain quantity and quality standards and administering company & division policies.
Additionally, you will…
Monitor employees performance to ensure all safety policies and procedures are followed and adhered.
Implement and assign work schedules to maximize the utilization of manpower, machines, and equipment
Defines expected production standards, and monitors performance standards of the assigned personnel
Observes personnel to ensure the proper operation of assigned work and equipment
Ensures inspection checks and quality assurance occurs to produce high quality products
Promote a continuous productivity improvement climate that encourages suggestions for operational improvement
Administers and supports company policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner
Implement LEAN practices and strive for continuous improvement of department
Trains new employees about divisional and organizational activities and safety policies and procedures
What it takes
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Five years of experience in manufacturing or logistics/distribution environment
A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook
Strong leadership skills and the ability to support divisional business objectives
Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
The ability to recognize and solve practical problems and/or issues
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
The ability to effectively interpret and present information both one-on-one and in front of an audience
The ability to calculate figures such as pay changes for employees, proportions and percentages, and product dimensions
The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
Associates Degree or higher preferred
Three years of experience in a supervisory position
Previous supervisory experience in a manufacturing or logistic operations environment
Practical hands on experience in Lean Manufacturing
Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Valmont Industries, Inc. is a leading producer and distributor of products and services for the infrastructure and agricultural markets.
Valmont began in 1946 when founder, Robert B. Daugherty, combined his $5,000 savings with a wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. From those modest beginnings, the company grew into a global leader of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and water-conserving irrigation equipment and solutions for agriculture.
From lighting and traffic structures to guide the way, to communication towers that keep people connected, to utility structures that power homes and businesses, to irrigation equipment and technology that helps grow the world’s food, we are committed to Conserving Resources. Improving Life ® .
Four primary business segments comprise Valmont: Engineered Support Structures; Coatings; Irrigation and Utility Support Structures. We manufacture products in over 80 different facilities spread across 6 continents and do business in over 22 different countries. Valmont is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol (VMI).
We are passionate about our products. We pride ourselves on being people of integrity who excel at delivering results. We pursue opportunities for growth by taking products and processes to new markets, developing new products for existing markets, and continually improving across the company to ensure that Valmont solutions are always the global industry leader.