Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 4/21/2018

Job Description

SUMMARY: Supervise manufacturing operations on the third shift.  Maintain a safe working environment at all times. Interfaces with production control, schedules work to achieve and maintain production goals in accordance with policy deployment objectives, paying attention to priorities, quality standards and efficiency.


  • Create and sustain a cohesive, positive and clean work environment while managing all activities relating to production performance
  • Ensure effective and timely communication of company, plant and department information to managers, peers and second shift employees
  • Provide employees with timely performance feedback
  • Manage employee relations issues and communicate with the second shift union steward
  • Communicate and follow through with Operations Managers, 1st Shift Value Stream Managers and Human Resources Manager
  • Monitor production throughput
  • Support all established plant and manufacturing goals and objectives. Apprises 1st Shift Value Stream Supervisors and Operations Manager of team progress and any obstacles

Job Requirements


QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.


  • A high school diploma is required-a 2 year college degree is preferred
  • Manufacturing experience preferably in mechanical products
  • Lean Manufacturing understanding/experience is required
  • Strong understanding of machining techniques is highly desired
  • Team-building and strong interpersonal skills are required
  • Strong computer and problem solving skills are required
  • Must have the ability to understand and follow established safety procedures
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).  As a result, all applicants must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR.  ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e., Green Card Holder), Political Asylee, or Refugee.



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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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