Production Supervisor
at PHD, Inc. - YRG, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

Job Description

Production Supervisor – 1 st Shift


With minimal supervision and through collaboration with the Plant Manager and plant employees, develops, implements, maintains, manages, audits, and continuously improves systems quality standards, and policies and procedures, to provide effective leadership and appropriate direction to support the organization.

Supervisor Requirements

Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a supervisory/team leader/manager role, or equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment.

Basic accounting knowledge

Project management skills

Good written and oral communication skills

Sound organizational skills

Working knowledge of troubleshooting and machining practices, processes, and principles.

Ability to lead and function effectively on a team, develop and maintain positive relationships with peers, coordinate multi-functional activities, facilitate change within the manufacturing environment, provide leadership in the areas of motivating, directing, and guiding people for continuous improvement of PHD systems and the daily work performed by department personnel.

Ability to manage continuous improvement of manufacturing standards and provide assistance in the establishment of manufacturing systems.

Job Requirements


Direct and coordinate production needs.

Develop, train, and supervise hourly personnel.

Establish effective communication with related departments, such as Quality, Purchasing, Operations Engineering, Assembly, Maintenance, and Human Resources.

Inform the Plant Manager, on a timely basis, of personnel issues.

Coordinate scheduling with buyers.

Effectively utilize the data collection system.

Serve as a liaison between JDE issues and MIS.

Implement Procedures/Shop Floor Documents for MIS/JDE.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Huntington, IN
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 1/4/2021

About Us

PHD, Inc.

PHD, Inc., headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is a world class manufacturer of industrial automation products designed to help companies optimize their manufacturing processes. Our products consist of a full line of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, escapements, grippers, linear slides, rotary actuators, clamps, multi-motion actuators, switches and sensors. These products provide the fundamental motion to push, pull, lift, rotate, turn, grip, reach, clamp, hold, position, escape, insert, load, unload, pick, place, and orient parts or materials across all industries.

YRG, Inc.

Since 1976, Yamaha has provided assembly robots to the industrial manufacturing market unsurpassed for payload, speed, and dependability. The current robot offering is the culmination of over four decades experience in Yamaha's own plants and thousands of others around the world. From single-axis robots to the broadest selection of Cartesian and SCARA robots anywhere, Yamaha can supply the best solution for nearly any automated assembly requirement. Yamaha robots' extraordinary lifespan gives a return on investment unequaled by any other robot manufacturer. With thousands of standard robot configurations, no other robot manufacturer can deliver solutions like Yamaha.

YRG, Inc., is the Master Distributor for Yamaha robots in North America. YRG offers superior service, support, training, and repair to the Yamaha line of robots, providing the best total solutions in the industry.

Looking for a New Career?

At PHD, Inc. and YRG, Inc., we believe that our employees are the foundation that keeps our company strong.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a fast-paced environment, PHD/YRG, Inc. is the place for you.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits program including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Hearing Discount Program
  • Supplemental Cancer, Critical Illness and Accident Coverage, Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Child Care and Limited Purpose)
  • Health Savings Account with a Company Contribution
  • Company Paid Life and Accidental Death &Dismemberment Insurance
  • Supplemental Term Life Insurance
  • 401(k) and Roth Plans with Employer Match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Days

PHD/YRG, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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