Experienced Production Supervisor with expertise in timely meeting shipping needs. Proven success with union and temporary employees. Excel at motivating and developing employees to drive company growth. Excellent interpersonal communication skills to cultivate a culture where staff are comfortable asking questions, as well as offering ideas to improve. Core skills:
Loss Control Management
Time Keeping / Kronos
Safety Program Implementation
COMPASS MINERALS, Kenosha, WI 2013 to 2019
Blended and packaged ice melters and water conditioning salt.
Participated in selection and orientation of new employees.
Directed, developed and disciplined of up to 40 employees.
Maintained payroll and time off requests in Kronos.
Ensured 100% completion of observations, safety and quality audits. Performed monthly safety inspections and training.
Maintained inventory and packaging, raw materials and essentials needed for smooth operation. Delegated whenever possible.
Reworked damaged product into shippable goods.
Improved work order process resulting in a 20% efficiency improvement.
ALBANY CHICAGO (Shiloh), Pleasant Prairie, WI 2013
Diecast Lead/Supervisor through QPS
Created daily production schedule, assigning personnel.
Updated and maintained inventory.
Reworked scrap and non-conforming material.
Issued work orders and followed through to completion.
Direction, training, coaching and discipline of staff.
NORTH AMERICAN SALT, Kenosha, WI 2010 to 2013
Coordinated maintenance and scheduled downtime.
Kept necessary stock on packaging and raw materials.
Performed cycle counts as needed.
AUTOMATIC FIRE SYSTEMS, Machesney Park, IL 1999 to 2010
Journeyman Sprinkler Fitter
Installed and if needed, fabricated fire suppression systems.
Coordinated with general contractor and other trades.
Trained apprentice and ensured safe working environment.
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EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION
OSHA 30 Hour Card
Taproot Accident Investigation
DNV Loss Control Management
NSFA Foreman/Field Supervisor Training
5 year Sprinkler Fitter Apprenticeship