Production Supervisor

Requisition ID:  28537
Job Location(s): 

Cleveland, Oh, OH, US

Job Description

Danfoss Power Solutions is currently seeking a Production Supervisor to join our team. This position is based at our Brooklyn, OH facility.

The Production Supervisor will coach, assist and manage the deployment of production employees, materials, machines and supplies in the manufacturing of industrial brakes, clutches and motors.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead, facilitate and coordinate production activities and resources per established practices and/or policies within their job area to ensure the timely delivery of quality parts that meet customer expectations.
  • Establish and maintain a positive employee relations environment by adherence to Danfoss Power Solutions’ Vision, Brand Promise and Aspirational Goals.
  • Act as a business partner by initiating and continuously managing improvements to manufacturing processes through the Danfoss Business System (DBS).
  • Engage workforce and drive change by empowering with decision-making, fostering innovation and promoting continuous learning
  • Communicate expectations and consistently hold self and employees accountable for performance. Coaches and manages employee performance and behavioral issues
  • Motivate and coach employees and teams to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction, productivity and quality
  • Proactively implement, promote and maintain a safe working environment, through diligence in accident prevention, investigation, and promotion of a Zero Incident Safety culture
  • Ensure that employees have the necessary skills, knowledge, information and tools to do their jobs safely and effectively
  • Facilitate all aspects of the product line delivery channels in the facility
  • Complete administrative tasks (timekeeping, attendance management) in an accurate and timely manner

Background & Skills

  • Demonstrate technical understanding of production planning techniques, Quality Management Systems, Lean Manufacturing and Safety requirements
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and MRP systems
  • Must be able to work off-shifts as well as periodic weekend coverage as required
  • Must be able to solve Machine tooling and process issues and remove interrupters for the workforce
  • Must have the ability to learn and work in MfgPro MRP system

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum (1) one year in a leadership position within a manufacturing environment
  • Minimum (2) two years of experience in a Manufacturing environment
  • This position requires the use of information or access to technology which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR/EAR. ITAR/EAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee
  • No relocation provided, candidates must reside within 50 miles of the Brooklyn, OH facility

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous supervisory experience in a Manufacturing environment with Union representation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering or Operations Management

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland