Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift

Ontario, CA

Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

Job Description:

• Supervises and coordinates activities of machining, tumbling, clean room including heparin production and packaging by performing the following duties personally or through the leads of the various areas.
• Supervision of team leads by giving direction for all changes required, motivating and inspiring.
• Lead production meeting. Ensure a thorough communication workflow to all operators including but not limited to overall direction, main KPIs, occurring quality and cost-issues
• Develop team leads and employees through empowerment, feedback as well as on- and off the job trainings.
• Train team leads amongst others to analyze and resolve occurring problems where needed.
• Ensure the application and continuous optimization of SOPs
• Enforce all safety and hygiene regulations
• Cross-train operators where possible to ensure a maximum of flexibility
• Maintain up to date and accessible training records for all production and Quality system documents.
• Update and revise manufacturing instructions to ensure documents are accurate and complete.
• Optimize material flows, production processes and working stations in close cooperation with the engineering team.
• Apply methods for continuous improvement, work systematically with targets, KPIs and problem solving techniques
• Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
• Excellent organizational skills with a high degree of initiative and flexibility. Strong interpersonal, communication, and team building skills. Good analytical and problem solving skills.
• Ability to analyze cost performance, capacity, utilization and production yields data to improve operations and reduce cost.


• Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Strong working knowledge of WIPLine Balancing Manufacturing. Proficient in the use of personal computers to perform daily work, familiar with the Microsoft Office suite of programs and MRP systems.
• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

We are an EEO/AA/Veterans/Disabled employer. Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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