Production Supervisor
US Tsubaki

Job Order #: 20040900

Holyoke, MA 01040

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 11/16/2023

EXPIRES 12/18/2023

Job Description

Production Supervisor
Holyoke, MA


The TSUBAKI name is synonymous with excellence in quality, dependability, and customer service. U.S. Tsubaki is a leading manufacturer and supplier of power transmission and motion control products. As a part of a vast, international network of corporate and industrial resources, Tsubaki offers its customers the finest state-of-the-art products available in the world and we strive to be the "Best Value" supplier in the industry.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The essential duties and responsibilities of this job are included but not limited to this job description - other tasks may be assigned and expected to be performed.  

Shift Supervisors are responsible for directing, coordinating, training, coaching, and supervising the daily activities of assigned employees that are directly and/or indirectly engaged in the production process of assigned products/departments/processes in manner that ensures that all safety, quality, delivery, productivity, and labor utilization goals are achieved.
Create and monitor daily efficient flow of material through the department by utilization of manpower and equipment in the department.
Determine and implement continuous improvement plans for the equipment, and overall department.
Develop and track yearly budget for the department ensure goals are met by reducing cost related to production and MRO supplies.
Foster working relationships with associated departments i.e. Planning, Sales, Engineering and Production, Business Development.
Understands, communicates, and follows all company policies, work rules, and Union Contract. Effectively utilizes this knowledge to:
Analyze and resolve work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
Correctly maintains time and attendance records.
Confers with Group Leader(s) and employees to coordinate activities of individual departments.
Ensure department inventory is accurate.
Make daily decisions on production schedules and personnel related matters that affect the delivery and quality.
It is the expectation of the company that Supervisors will accomplish these goals by working to a high ethical standard and consistently complies with all company policies, work rules, Union Contractual agreements, and applicable laws with little to no direct supervision.


Bachelor's Degree Preferred but Not Required.
Demonstrable knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Project Management and ISO procedures is
Ability to comprehend and apply principles of business math skills as they apply to production and inventory
Ability to understand a wide range of intellectual and practical problems by applying principles of logical or scientific thinking.  
Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.) in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
Microsoft Office Excel, and Word, Internet Communications, Measurement Systems and Analysis, Print interpretation, MRP/ERP Systems

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