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Production Supervisor Job

DATE: Apr 10, 2021

LOCATION: Macon, Georgia, US, 31213

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Manufacturing
Primary Location: Macon, Georgia
Relocation Offered: Yes 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: 5%

 

Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!

 

Armstrong World Industries Inc. has a job opportunity available for a Boardmill Production Supervisor to be located at our plant in Macon, GA. Reporting to the Value Stream Manager, the Boardmill Production Supervisor is responsible for leading and managing the daily production of one of our manufacturing lines. This position will be working on a schedule that rotates and would require overtime and weekend work.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Leading, managing, and training a crew of approximately 15 production workers
  • Ensuring production goals are met or exceeded, including yield, throughput, and quality
  • Promoting and ensuring a safe work environment and environmental compliance
  • Preparing daily production schedules and ensuring schedule adherence
  • Applying lean manufacturing best practices and driving continuous improvement with people and processes
  • Effectively managing operations while meeting budgetary goals
  • Partnering effectively with maintenance and engineering to optimize equipment performance and reliability and assisting with Lean projects.
  • Administrative duties to include, but not limited to, employee schedule maintenance, time keeping, accountability and discipline for performance, and participating in the hiring process if necessary

 

What will make you successful:

  • Strong management and leadership skills
  • 3-5+ years of effectively leading and motivating a diverse group of employees
  • Excellent working knowledge of safety and environmental practices and regulations, including OSHA compliance
  • Ability to effectively communication, both written and verbally, with various levels of the organization
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting techniques
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to work rotating shift schedule

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Plant/production/manufacturing supervision experience
  • Paper mill experience

 

Why Armstrong World Industries?

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

 

Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match

 

About the Location (Macon, GA)

Our Macon Plant, one of twelve Armstrong plants in North America, employs over 400 people working on rotating shifts, 24/7, in the manufacture and shipment of acoustical ceiling tile to Armstrong's customers.  Located approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, the Macon facility has 33 acres under one roof, or 1.5 million square feet of floor space.  It is the largest ceiling tile factory in the world.  The operations are complex, automated, use the latest modern management technology, and manufacture a wide range of commercial and residential ceiling products.

 

Macon, also known as the "Cherry Blossom Capital of the World", is in the heart of Georgia and marks a historical crossroads in the south. The city carries with it a rich cultural heritage while creating a strong vision for the future. Macon offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing community.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

 

 

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

 

AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.

 

AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.


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