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Manufacturing Supervisor 2nd Shift

Guthrie Oklahoma | Reports to: Production Manager

Position Overview

The Manufacturing Supervisor is responsible for managing systems, resources, inventories and employees to achieve total quality control and on-time delivery while minimizing costs and ensuring a safe / positive work environment. Must be able to interact and lead all manufacturing functions and communicate with various levels of management.


Business Contributions

  • Provide leadership to all employees, including work schedules, training and safety.
  • Oversee Work In Process and resolve production issues to support deliveries and inventories.
  • System data management, labor times, job / operations / QTY and inventory variances.
  • Cross training the 2nd shift team as product requirements change.
  • Detailed attention to shop organization, housekeeping and safety programs.
  • Supervise teams to support operational goals of the company.
  • Working with production control to prioritize production from 1st shift.
  • Provide handoff information for the returning 1st shift.

Skills & Abilities

  • Organization Skills
  • Fabrication knowledge
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Product Knowledge
  • Mechanical Drawings
  • Computer Skills
  • Shop Floor Scheduling / MRP
  • Safety rules and principles
  • Competitive Nature
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Conflict Resolution Skills
  • Self-confidence
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Good Work Ethic
  • Team Work Skills
  • Problem Solving

Education & Experience

3 – 10 years of manufacturing supervisory knowledge in a welding / machine fabrication shop including paint and assembly. Preferred experience within a unionized environment and has taken some supervisor / management training courses.

Compensation & Benefits

Competitive salary based on experience.

About Autoquip

At the heart of Autoquip’s success is our dedicated team of engineers, sales, purchasing, quality assurance and manufacturing experts. Many have careers with Autoquip that span decades. Autoquip is known for taking care of its employees and we strongly believe in fostering close relationships with an open-door policy and building a culture of trust and respect.

Autoquip is a progressive and friendly, family oriented, mid-size lift equipment manufacturing company located in Guthrie, Oklahoma– just 30 minutes north of downtown Oklahoma City. To best serve our employees, We offer competitive wages and health benefits, paid holidays and vacation time, life insurance, sick pay, on-going training programs, and a plan for retirement.

We are invested in our employees and want them to have long-term careers with Autoquip. If you are looking for long-term employment with a company that is growing, stable and highly respected in the material handling industry, we want to hear from You! Autoquip is a Drug Free and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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