Production Supervisor - Davis Wire Corporation - Kent, WA in Kent, WA at Davis Wire

Date Posted: 11/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/21/2020

Job Description

 Production Supervisor/Foreman

Since 1927, Davis Wire Corporation has built a reputation for dependability and quality. As the largest wire manufacturer in the Western United States, our impressive range of products are used in a wide variety of fields, including agriculture, construction, transportation, communications, and industrial applications. The foundations of our business are galvanized and reinforcement wire, though we also produce an assortment of specialty wires to fit almost any need. We back our products by exceptional customer service and support our workers in making this a successful business. 

Davis Wire Corp is part of The Heico Companies LLC. We are a family owned business that treats our businesses like family. We believe the long-term success of our organization is driven by the talented people who support and lead our companies. Our over 9,000 team members around the globe embrace simplicity and diversity. We believe that great, game-changing ideas can come from anyone, anywhere in our organization. Our belief in our people and their capabilities drives our decentralized structure, which fosters entrepreneurship — a key driver of our long-term growth.

Come join the industry leader in wire manufacturing and become part of a team that values safety, quality, and excellence.

Position:

Davis Wire is currently seeking a Production Supervisor for our Kent, WA location.  This role has a responsibility to achieve productivity, efficiency, cost savings, quality, safety, and employee engagement objectives through both individual and team contributions.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise employees in production departments, including training, motivation, and discipline.
  • Ensures compliance of safety programs for personnel and machinery.
  • Ensures a productive environment that is conducive to producing quality products on a consistent basis.
  • Initiates work orders for maintenance and repair of machinery equipment.
  • Administers and enforces company rules, regulations, and policies.
  • Evaluates employee’s overall performance, establishing goals and objectives for proper manufacturing techniques.
  • Ensures overall manufacturing output goals are achieved in area of responsibility in compliance with manufacturing deadlines and delivery schedules.
  • Audits hourly employee’s timecards for accuracy to ensure correct charges against production assignments.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to think strategically, solve problems, lead teams and drive quality.
  • Consistently demonstrates strong communication, leadership, accountability, and follow through skills
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a wide array of plant personnel ranging from hourly employees to senior management.
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or 4 years’ experience in manufacturing as a supervisor.
  • Working knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS AX Dynamics

Job Type: Full Time

Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Dependent Care FSA
  • Company Paid Base Life Insurance
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • EAP
  • 401(k) – First of the month following 30 calendar days of employment
  • 401(k) Employer Match – After six months of employment
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Paid vacation & sick time

Schedule:

  • 12 Days Working and 2 Days Off 
  • 2nd Shift 2:30pm – 11:00pm

Davis Wire is committed to equal opportunity employment. We evaluate candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristics.