Operations Supervisor in Parsons, KS at Ducommun

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

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Operations Supervisor

Job Description

  • Job Summary & Essential Functions:  The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position. Directs and coordinates the day-to-day activities of production to obtain optimum efficiency to meet customer expectations as well as maximize profits.

  • Leads, supervises and directs workers in assigned areas.

  • Key member of production staff.

  • Insures a safe working environment.

  • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems.

  • Confers with other supervisors, managers and leads to coordinate activities.

  • Confers with quality assurance and engineering on specific production issues.

  • Attends meetings as scheduled.

  • Performs activities of workers supervised.

  • Sets up machines and equipment.

  • Issues written and oral instructions.

  • Maintains harmony among workers and resolves concerns.

  • Responsible for timely communication and documentation of potential personnel issues.

  • Completes annual reviews of personnel.

  • Maintains time and attendance records within computer database.

  • Supports the values of the company and demonstrates ownership of key actions and initiatives.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Good verbal communication skills – able to share information in-group settings and on a “one-to-one”, explain things and answer questions both in person and by phone in a clear and understandable manner.

  • Self-motivated and able to work with little supervision. Meet deadlines and manage numerous projects.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and experience with integrated ERP systems.

  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprints and mylars.

  • Read and understand internal procedures and policies.

  • •         Associates degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

    •         Five years manufacturing experience

    •         Experience in quality systems preferred

    •         Math Skills – decimals, percentages, fractions, ratios, proportions; geometry and trigonometry is a plus

    •         Knowledge of aerospace company specifications and practices highly preferred

    •         Supervisory experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment preferred

3333 Main Street
Parsons, Kansas, 67357
United States


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