Manufacturing supervisors are in charge of ensuring that proper production procedures are being followed. They are also responsible for supervising a group of workers while working to accomplish their company's manufacturing goals. They must ensure that their workers are in strict compliance with organizational rules as well as industry safety standards. Their goal is to maximize productivity while minimizing the risk of an accident occurring. In addition to overseeing production teams, they are also often involved in the hiring and training process, and will often be involved in making performance review decisions.
Manufacturing Supervisor Tasks
Maintain day-to-day safety and quality, monitor and prioritize workflow and production schedules.
Supervise staff and give direction in a manufacturing department.
Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of staff.
Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards and customer requirements.