Production Supervisor (1st Shift)
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

Job Description

This position provides daily support to the 1st shift operation and associates through training, trouble shooting and policy enforcement.  The Production Supervisor will be joining the Thomson team in Marengo, IL.  Thomson is part of Altra (AIMC).

Key Duties: 

  • Train associates in proper manufacturing techniques
  • Ensure Lean tools are being used (Standard Work, Kamishibai Audits, Daily Management, Cross Training, Kanban, etc)
  • Ensure associates comply with Company policies and procedures
  • Work with Leads for proper cell staffing
  • Daily Management of QDIP objectives & goals
  • Responsible for implementation of countermeasures for misses to KPI’s
  • Disciplinary action when necessary
  • Implementation of lean tools
  • Production work schedules
  • Responsible for the proper handling and disposal of hazardous waste   

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Engineering degree preferred
  • 3 years of job related experience in a Lean manufacturing environment required; 5 years preferred
  • Must have excellent communication skills, ability to train others, a strong focus on quality, and a strong sense of urgency

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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