Production Supervisor Job Description

A production supervisor is a person in a supervisory role who oversees the overall operations of a factory floor, production area, or other facility where production or manufacturing of products takes place.

A production supervisor may be responsible for overseeing and directing the daily operations of one or several departments within a large corporation or manufacturing plant.

Generally, a production supervisor is in charge of the employees’ daily duties and ensuring that production levels are met and deadlines are adhered to.

Production supervisors may oversee the employees’ production from start to finish.

They may also have the power to delegate specific duties to subordinates, and may make the final decision on who is

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Production Supervisor to manage our production line and ensure that our products are made to the highest quality standards. The ideal candidate will have experience in production management and be able to work well under pressure. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for quality, we want to hear from you!

Production Supervisor Duties:

  • Implement quality control, safety, and compliance standards
  • Oversee the production of materials, products, and equipment
  • Insure that production schedules and deadlines are met
  • Maintain documentation to ensure quality and compliance
  • Track and review inventory
  • Oversee maintenance, repairs, and renovations
  • Ensure that the production process is efficient
  • Ensure compliance with all legal requirements
  • Communicate with staff to ensure product specifications are met
  • Maintain liaison with vendors and all related parties
  • Manage daily production schedule
  • Provide ongoing feedback to improve production efficiency
  • Review work plans and schedules for adherence to budget, schedule, and quality standards

Production Supervisor Responsibilities:

  • Oversee operations of the production facility and directly supervise production staff, including hiring, training, and evaluating their performance
  • Monitor and continually improve facility productivity, efficiency, and quality control by enforcing established policies and systems, updating equipment, and following-up on recommendations
  • MaintainSOPs, and ensure SOPs are in place and followed
  • Recruit and hire production staff; provide on-the-job training
  • Assist management with the evaluation of production staff
  • Provide technical assistance to production staff
  • Investigate and resolve production issues within the facility
  • Coordinate with various departments to resolve problems, such as shipping and receiving, quality control, purchasing, and marketing
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Develop and update production records, including production plans, productivity reports, and production forecasts
  • Meet production goals and budgets

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field
  • 2+ years’ proven experience in a production supervisory role
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with employees and/or contractors at all levels
  • Working knowledge of AEDL Trainers’ production processes and procedures
  • Strong knowledge of on-site and in-process

At Company Name, we believe that diversity and inclusion are key to building a strong team. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, races, religions, nationalities, genders, , , and expressions, as well as veterans and individuals of all ages.

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