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Shipping Supervisor

Company: Hydro
Location: Connersville
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Hydro Extrusions is a world-leading aluminium extrusion business counting around 100 production sites in 40 countries and employing 20,000 people. Through our unique combination of local expertise, global network, and unmatched R&D capabilities, we can offer everything from standards profiles, to advanced development and manufacturing for most industries. Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.

Job Summary:

This position is for a Shipping Supervisor in the Midwest Region at the Connersville, IN location. This position is a Night Shift Position and reports to the Shipping Leader. The purpose of the job: is to maintain a safe, clean, and organized plant. Lead, train, coach, and develop team members to safely produce the highest possible quality products, at the lowest possible cost. To reach the company's desired goals for housekeeping, safety, quality, COTD, and production goals by ensuring that the team members follow all company policies, practices, and procedures to meet, and/or exceed customer expectations.

Job Responsibilities:

Oversee the administration of all daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual activities, including operational reporting, team member evaluations, write-ups and record keeping, quality records, payroll, and employee coaching for attendance & performance. Develop and deploy work instructions.
Corrective action requests, investigations for safety and quality issues, as well as other documents as required.
Ensure all work conducted has a proven and tested, safe method for completion. (JSA)
Teach, train and coach all team members to conduct their work following our known safe work practices and procedures.
Instill safe work culture, where excellent housekeeping serves as the primary foundation, and team members are masters in identifying "At Risk Behavior" and avoiding unreasonable exposure to themselves or others.
Identify and correct unsafe conditions, prior to Injury Free Events occurring.
Act promptly to address items discovered through IFE, WOC, and observation processes.
Conduct regular safety audits and formal observations.
Deliver daily pre-shift safety meetings and deliver safety stand-downs as required.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead, guide, train, and direct team members to achieve expected productivity and quality goals and objectives.
Follow pre-defined load schedules, and documented quality procedures, load specs, and work instructions to repeatedly deliver high-quality products at the lowest scrap and possible cost.
Restock supplies as needed and ensure team members have adequate tools required to follow practices and perform their jobs efficiently.
Control non-conforming material on hold, trigger problems as they occur, and utilize problem-solving systems to prevent re-occurrences.
Constantly identify opportunities, and oversee the improvement of plant scrap, downtime, and productivity.
Work on continuous improvement throughout the plant.
Ensure continued development of employees via training on new jobs and procedures, providing operational bench strength, and coverage for employees on vacation, etc.
Ensure all load paperwork is completed correctly as defined by policies, and procedures.
Review, and relay information from upper management to the employees on the shop floor, and vice versa.
Direct all team members to be competent, responsible, and accountable for their actions.
Attend weekly and monthly meetings or as required by the company.
Provide a safe working environment for all in the department and enable personal growth

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

Personal computer basics (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Strong working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles (EBS)
Excellent Problem-Solving skills, combined with Leadership skills that capitalize on bringing the best out in team members.

Required Education/Experience:

Bachelors preferred, 5 years supervisory experience, minimum High School Diploma
Experience in the aluminum extrusion business. Very knowledgeable of manufacturing equipment in this facility for use, maintenance, troubleshooting, and performance.
Formal Leadership training is a must. (Managing multiple objectives and deadlines, team building, conflict resolution, performance appraisal process, first aid, CPR, mobile equipment and crane training, precision measuring equipment training, etc.

Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

Medical, Rx, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts
Retirement Savings Plans with Company Match/Contributions
Education Assistance
Bonus Plan Eligibility
Parental Leave


Care, Courage, & Collaboration

At Hydro We care about our People!

We care about Safety!

Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values - Care, Courage and Collaboration - we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences. Hydro in North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individual as related to the work requirements of the position. This policy is applied without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other category protected by law.

Please apply before:

If you need an accommodation in order to complete the application, please let us know by completing the form below or by calling +1 (412) 643-3602.

Keywords: Hydro, Cincinnati , Shipping Supervisor, Other , Connersville, Ohio

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