Spinrite is North America’s largest marketer of craft yarn and thread, producing innovative products that are available at leading retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Jo-Ann Stores and Michaels. We take pride in what we do and are passionate about inspiring creativity for our consumers. Recently, we have grown significantly. In early 2019, we purchased Coats & Clark, which essentially doubled the size of our company. Moving to the future, our vision is to the world’s largest inspiration-driven company for makers all over the world.
About the Role
We are looking for a Production Supervisor to join our growing Manufacturing team at Spinrite.
Spinrite is looking for a talented and results-driven 2nd Shift Supervisor for our Thread Department in Toccoa, GA. This candidate should have experience coaching employees, monitoring progress, enforcing rules and ensuring quality compliance. You must possess strong communication and leadership skills as well as the ability to resolve workplace issues effectively. The Supervisor will be expected to guide, train and support their team members and should be highly motivated to help our company fulfill its larger mission. The successful candidate will be people-centered, supportive and flexible to get the most of their team. This candidate should also be a natural leader that is focused on inspiring employees to own their work and deliver better results.
Duties & Responsibilities
Communicate with employees daily on issues concerning the department and the company
Communicate with management concerning departmental and plant issues
Resolve conflict, problems, and issues that develop in the department
Determine departmental scheduling, staffing, and machinery requirements
Evaluate the employees’ performance
Evaluate departmental job procedures for strategy and proactive solutions
Communicate and provide detailed reports/explanations to the Production and Plant Manager
Create a team atmosphere
Facilitate Manufacturing thru the use of Lean Manufacturing Tools
Plan job assignments daily to achieve maximum efficiency
Ensure availability of needed materials and supplies
Maintain a safe work environment
Responsible for machinery maintenance on assigned shift
Responsible for ensuring cycle counting is conducted and maintained with accuracy
Planning daily job assignments and processes to ensure employee safety and quality and production requirements are met.
Ensuring availability and coordination of necessary materials and supplies to meet requirements.
Ensure payroll entries for shift are accurately reflected in the time keeping system.
Ensure fairness in the administration of employee matters such as vacation scheduling, training, overtime, etc.
Maintaining a safe and healthy work environment
Coordinating and ensuring machinery maintenance and repairs during the shift.
Associate’s degree preferred
Experience in a supervisory or managerial role
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Great organizational skills and an eye for detail
Experience using Dayforce a plus
Five years experience in textiles a plus
Spinrite is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and all applicants for employment without regard to any status protected by the Ontario Human Rights Code, US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and applicable state law. If you need assistance or accommodations during any part of the application or interview process, please contact us at 519-291-3780 and ask to be directed to HR.