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Production Supervisor Job

DATE: Jan 10, 2022

LOCATION: Macon, Georgia, United States, 31213

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary Location: Macon, Georgia
Relocation Offered: Yes 
Employment Status: 
Travel: 10%

 

 

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!

 

 

Why should you join Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,500 employees and a manufacturing network of twelve facilities.

At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.

For more than 150 years, we have 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.

We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.

 

 

 

Our Sustainability Ambition

"Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.

We are committed to:

  • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
  • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
  • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
  • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
  • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.

 

 

What does it mean to work at Armstrong?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) has a job opportunity for a Fabrication Production Supervisor to be located at our plant in Macon, GA. Reporting to the Value Stream Manager, the Fabrication Production Supervisor will in charge of supervising a team that produces our high-quality ceiling products. Additionally, the Fabrication Production Supervisor will work closely with a multi-functional team in implementing process improvement and cost reduction initiatives using innovative tools such as Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, and equipment optimization.  Afternoon Shift (3:00pm - 11:00pm)

 

What you'll be doing:

  • Leading, managing, hiring, and training a production crew of about 20 employees
  • Promoting and ensuring a safe work environment, including training the crew and adhering to Company and governmental policies and regulations
  • Ensuring production goals are met or exceeded, including yield, throughput, and quality
  • Participating in continuous improvement initiatives using tools such as Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, and other process improvement techniques
  • Meeting objectives for Plant Reliability measures (% uptime, % line rate, % scrap rate)
  • Ensuring equipment maintenance and optimization, providing training for the crew and handling equipment troubleshooting
  • Preparing daily production schedules and ensuring schedule adherence
  • Ensuring environmental compliance
  • Working with maintenance and engineering to optimize the equipment performance and reliability

 

What will make you successful:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Highly effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize and successfully execute tasks in accordance with business objectives
  • Proven ability to implement change in manufacturing and/or maintenance systems
  • Basic computer proficiency with email and with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Basic knowledge of key OSHA regulations (such as Confined Spaces, Electrical Safety, Energy Isolation and Machine Safeguarding)
  • Proven incident investigation skills and familiarity with structured tools (such as Root Cause Failure Analysis or 5 Why)
  • Ability to and willingness to work different shifts

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of full-time production supervision experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor's degree in business, technical or related field
  • Experience working with a unionized workforce
  • Knowledge, understanding and implementation of process improvement methodologies

 

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 (Marietta, PA)

Located 15 miles from the corporate headquarters in Lancaster, PA, Marietta has over 300 employees and is one of eleven Armstrong plants in North America. Sitting on the northeast bank of the Susquehanna River, it is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. The area offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

 

 

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

 

 

 


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