Extrusion Supervisor 3rd Shift

Reference Number: SMY-4574
Location: New Holland, PA

The Shift Supervisor oversees the production activities of 3rd shift production cells.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Support company values and mission through respect, continuous improvement, and safety
  • Managers are responsible for:  Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, and Morale through coaching their team leads and associates.
  • Build processes that improve efficiency and quality
  • Track metrics for production and quality
  • Monitor safety practices
  • Implement SOPs and coach team members in the discipline of following procedures
  • Oversee Daily Production by monitoring workload and metrics for daily production goals
  • Develop teamwork, leadership, and accountability through checklists
  • Develop teams that are engaged and looking for opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Respond to on-floor needs and solve problems by looking for the root cause
  • Apply Lean Thinking to teamwork and processes (waste, flow, level work, etc.)
  • Manage personnel including company policies, and counseling as needed, etc.
  • Communicate regularly with managers concerning production goals and issues
  • Collaborate with other departments to support company growth
  • Create and implement SOPs for each phase of the department’s process


  • Team focused, committed to improving, and motivated to collaborate with others
  • Good communication skills; written, phone, and in-person
  • Proven, positive results in leading/managing others
  • Able to initiate and maintain processes for organization and time management
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Manufacturing Experience
  • Proficient with computers, email, and business software

Required Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required.
  • Proven experience as an effective production leader with excellent organization and leadership skills

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Hazard Communication Training
  • Forklift certification
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Knowledge of Lean Management/manufacturing principles

Reports to
Fabrication Manager

Supervisory Responsibility
This position supervises the Fabrication teams on 3rd shift

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position, requiring 40-50 hours per week. Typical days and hours of work are Sunday Night through Friday Morning, 11:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. 

Travel between local sites is required. Occasional overnight travel may be required.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Valid Driver’s license to drive between local sites is required.


If this sounds like a good fit for you, please contact me for more information.

Sam Young
Senior Consultant