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Production Supervisor Job

DATE: Apr 28, 2021

LOCATION: Marietta, Pennsylvania, US, 17547

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Manufacturing
Primary Location: Marietta, Pennsylvania
Relocation Offered: No 
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 for a Supervisor to be located in Marietta, PA. The Supervisor will be responsible for streamlining our raw material and paint mix operations, leading to operating efficiencies and focus on key budget deliverables in this area. This position will also be responsible for the effective management and overall performance of Building 3 Production activities at the plant in the areas of safety, quality, process effectiveness, financial performance, customer service and organizational development.  Additionally, the Supervisor will work with other plant resources and operating personnel and is responsible for leading their teams in achieving process and plant performance manufacturing goals through technical and operating improvements.


What you'll be doing:

  • Direct Supervision of Satellite Bldg. 3 crew, paint mixers, Fabrication raw material handlers, and Die Shop
  • Paint ordering- coordinate orders from lines to paint mix
  • Paint guns- coordinate with lines on paint guns, tips, and parts; Assist maintenance with schedule of paint guns and work to be performed on booths.
  • Paint Tank Cleaning- create schedule, responsible for coordinating proper cleaning of paint tanks and holding tanks
  • 5S/ Housekeeping- responsible for driving housekeeping and 5S standards through kaizen and lean tools
  • Training- coordinate with Fab labor pool to train and cross-train for all skilled positions
  • Tracking- daily reporting on all operational metrics of responsibility
  • Downdays: Prep with maintenance and drive proper execution of essential downday work
  • Gemba: Drive the gemba process to improve overall process efficiencies
  • Production coordination and execution of Bldg 3 operations
  • Bldg 3 Raw Material ordering and inventory


What will make you successful:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Proven capability to organize and implement change
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing field
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • Ability to work rotating shift including nights and weekends


Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma methodologies, SPC, manufacturing and maintenance systems, organizational development and human resources initiatives.


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



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.

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

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