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Production Supervisor

Company: Tempur Sealy
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Tempur Sealy International, Inc. is the world's largest bedding provider. The company develops, manufactures andmarkets mattresses, adjustable bases, pillows and other sleep and relaxation products. Combining a proud history and groundbreaking innovation, the company holds some of the most highly recognized brands in the industry: Tempur , Tempur-Pedic , Cocoon by Sealy, Sealy , and Stearns & Foster .Tempur Sealy is looking for an experienced and team minded individual to join our KC team as a first shift Production Supervisor. Tempur Sealy offers a competitive salary as well as medical/dental/vision benefits, EAP, liberal employee discounts, matching 401K and much more.The Production Supervisor directs the manufacturing and distribution functions of a department, assuring timely and efficient production and distribution of high-quality products at the least cost and the preservation of plant assets.Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Key Results Area:Directly supervises production hourly employees in manufacturing activities of an assigned production area in such a manner that approved quality products are manufactured and/or delivered on schedule and within specifications and cost requirements.Directs work group or department to assure on-time production and/or deliverySelects and trains employees to produce at standard-and-above efficiencyResponsible for maintaining quality standardsResponsible for maintaining high employee morale and positive relationshipsResponsible for teaching safe work practices, good housekeeping procedures, and seeing that they are adhered to.Responsible for having machines and/or equipment kept in good repairRecommends changes or improvements in methods, equipment, handling, or layoutResponsible for accuracy of required administrative reports and record keepingResponsible for controlling absenteeism, scrap, and wasteFrequent contact with office staff giving and/or receiving informationCompletes all other projects assigned by a supervisorRequirements:The Ideal Candidate Possesses These Attributes:Strong written and oral communication skillsKnowledge and use of lean manufacturing techniquesProven experience leading, guiding, and coaching employeesStrong analytic and strategic problem-solving abilityAble to interface with all levels of management and at multiple levels within a business organizationExcellent planning, organization, and prioritization skillsQualifications:High school graduate or GED; College Degree PreferredThree years of experience in supervising others and maintaining efficient and productive work groupsSkills in developing, communicating, and maintaining positive interpersonal relationships with and among employeesAbility to communicate effectively with employees and all levels of managementDemonstrated ability to solve problems in a practical, methodical way while preserving sense of urgencySolid computer skills, to include data entry, Excel, and WordTempur Sealy is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type based upon race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Keywords: Tempur Sealy, Kansas City , Production Supervisor, Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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