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Production Supervisor

Kokomo, IN
October 12, 2019

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Paul E Batchler

*** ******* **, ******, ** *****

H 765-***-****/ C 765-***-****

Professional Summary

To obtain a position as a supervisor in manufacturing where I can utilize my skills and experience to increase production for your company.


I am experienced supervisor in manufacturing, food Industry, as a quality and safety supervisor.

Work Knowledge

Development and implementation of practical continuous improvement processes.

Effective management of employee performance including appraisals, support, training and discipline.

Development and maintenance of a safe work environment to meet all health and safety standards.

Planning and management of resources to consistently meet production, quality and cost goals.

Resolution of critical issues in a time-sensitive environment using excellent analytical skills.

Manufacturing processes and procedures/ Cost control/ Quality control and improvement

Inventory control/ Material management/ Production scheduling

Work History

Production Supervisor

Tyson Foods 05/2017 Logansport, IN

Enforce safety and sanitation regulations

Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.

Keep records of employees’ attendance and hours worked.

Direct and coordinate the activities of employees engaged in the production or processing of goods.

Conduct employee training in equipment operations or work and safety procedures or assign employee training to experienced workers.

Weaver Popcorn-Van Buren IN/ Machine Operator/Material Handler


Operate Equipment to the required SOP

Trouble shooting, maintenance and repair activities as required to fix or improve integrity and functionality of equipment.

Perform all quality checks.

Produce products to required specifications

Perform lockout tagout whenever service, maintenance, or repair.

Working in a team environment with integrity and commitment to the established processes and treat everyone with respect

Midwest Service and Supply Inc – Ft. Wayne. IN / Production Supervisor

11/2015 - 01/14/2017

Supervise the day shift activities and personnel engaged in manufacturing of products

Interprets, applies and enforces all company policies, programs, rules, regulations, labor contracts and safety rules

Achieve departmental, plant and corporate goals for safety, quality and productivity

Promote clean, safe work areas by continuously checking for hazardous conditions

Lead production employees in continuous improvement activities

Maintain employee morale by portraying a positive image of the company

Direct manufacturing personnel to maintain product quality and meet customer's requirements

Ruler Foods – Logansport. IN / Asst. Manager

05.2015 -10.2015

Assists Store Manager with providing a strong leadership presence and control in store, while ensuring that all customers receive good service and quality merchandise.

Ensures all pricing, signage, and displays are correct always.

Receives regular vendor deliveries and stocks sales floor in a timely manner.

Responsible for controlling inventory stock levels and reordering as necessary within budget.

Enforces all company policies and procedures, including health, safety, and security.

Alloy Custom Products – IN / Welder Fabricator

05.2012 -10.2014

Perform work with help of various hand and power tools.

Weld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions.

Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits.

Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straightedges, combination squares, calipers, and rulers.

Wabash National – Lafayette. IN / Team Coordinator/Welder Fabricator


Conduct employee training in equipment operations and work safety procedures.

Assigned re-training to experienced employees.

Plan and establish work schedules, assignments and production sequences to meet production goals.

Tyson Foods, Inc – Logansport. IN / Production Supervisor


Checking daily production orders to ensure fulfillment of customer orders, ensuring every position is filled before start-up of production line.

Keep records of employee’s time and attendance, discipline, turnover, absenteeism and safety.

Conduct employee training in equipment operations and work safety procedures

Ensure compliance with all human resource and safety policies, food safety, sanitation.

Overseeing various processing operations and working with other supervisors in solving problems, keeping records of reworked or returned

product, providing continuous education on the importance of quality.


Associate degree in Business Administration / Ivy Tech, Kokomo IN- Current

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