Location

Marion, Illinois

Description

Priority Professional Group is searching for an Aluminum Casting Supervisor in Marion, IL. We are looking for experts in castings who have the ability to lead, develop and shape a high performance castings team.

Duties:

  • Provide effective supervision and coaching to assigned shift/employees to achieve the required quality and production goals.
  • Analyze processes for continuous improvement.
  • Maintain department records and inventories.
  • Manage the movement of product through the production area.
  • Ensure that the product is in the process at all times. Plan and organize work of smooth operations.
  • Ensure that the standard operating procedures and engineering procedures are current, accurate and that all work is done in compliance to ensure maximum quality.
  • Control off line repairs, gather and analyze defect daily.
  • Implement abnormal occurrence plan when necessary.
  • Monitor to ensure that all employees comply with safety regulations and the plant’s safety program.
  • Understand casting recipes and homogenization recipes.
  • Ensure furnace charging practices are met to optimize furnace operations.
  • Ensure billet specifications are met for the extruding process.
  • Work with employees to resolve technical and personnel problems.
  • Schedule employees to effectively meet production needs and to ensure vacations and other time off consistent with plant policies.
  • Assist in candidate selection as requested.
  • Provide the shift to shift communication link in order to keep all team members working toward the same goals.
  • Communicate to employees all issues that affect the plant.

Requirements

Experience, Skills and Education:

● Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience desired.

● 5 years of prior applicable experience in manufacturing.

● 2 years management experience required.

● Valid passport for travel required for travel