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Bilingual Production Supervisor 9/15/2016

Universal Forest Products Huntsville, TX

Company
Universal Forest Products
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000140901306
AJE Ref #
576179124
Location
Huntsville, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Knowledge

* High school diploma

* Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience in trusses; 2 to 4 years preferred in trusses industry.

* Working knowledge of production reporting and production scheduling

* Working knowledge of excel, word and outlook.

* Basic knowledge on lumber math, lumber grades and species.

* Preferred understanding on company policies, practices and procedures.

* Successfully complete Forklift Driver licensing process



Skills and abilities

* Demonstrates ability to handle responsibility and be accountable for actions/decisions

* Ability to recognize safe vs. unsafe working conditions

* Ability to clearly communicate directions and expectations

* Ability to plan, and organize the work of others, determine priorities, meet deadlines and work under pressure and stress.

* Ability to prioritize tasks and act decisively when conditions change

* Ability to identify problems and find viable solutions

* Ability to understand and use basic math and numbers, and to use a computer terminal, calculator, and telephone.

* Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English; ability read and write basic English

* Ability to communicate with management regarding people, products and equipment

* Ability to multitask and pay attention to detail

* Ability to work under immediate supervision

* Ability to pass a drug test

* Ability to work hours mandated by management



Conduct

* Safety conscious and strong supervisory and interpersonal skills

* Team player and goal oriented

* Leads by example and has a positive attitude

* Participates in Safety and CI programs

* Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

* Punctual and reliable




* Implements methods to achieve plans and goals of the department and to maintain quality and customer standards/expectations


* Directs the activity of a group of employees and motivates for maximum productivity


* Ensures all employees have received adequate machine specific safety training prior to operating equipment


* Reviews pre-shift machine inspections and addresses machine concerns according to internal procedures


* Maintains a clean and safe work environment; consistently checks quality of inbound and outbound material; and implements CI principals to improve current processes


* Identifies, researches, and resolves various problems and opportunities


* Evaluates performance of individuals and various programs


* Coaches and assists employees to help them perform their job functions more safety, productively, and efficiently


* Disciplines employees when necessary, and conducts annual performance reviews


* Conducts sunrise meetings and monthly safety talks, and provides training to employees


* Directs activities consistent with all Company policies, procedures and applicable law


* Communicates to employees and other management members as required


* Leads employees in continuous improvements and safety initiatives


* Prepares production reports and maintains records as required


* Participates in Safety Committee and ensures that assigned department is in compliance with established safety standards


* Manages employees time and attendance through the T&A system


* May drive a forklift to assist moving material to and from the production area


* Performs other duties as required

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Additional Benefits

Employee Stock Purchase Plan