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Receiving Supervisor- 1st shift

Cedar Rapids, IA

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Receiving Supervisor- 1st shift

SUMMARY: Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Receiving Supervisor is responsible for efficient and effective materials and parts receipt and storage for a large, complex manufacturing environment.


• Accountable for the safe receipt, storage, retrieval and timely dispatch of goods.

• Controls inventory levels by coordinating physical counts and assures conformance to Kanban pull system

• Ensure workplace health and safety requirements are met and take responsibility for the orderliness and security of the warehouse and stock.


• Ensure employees follow Standard Work and attain safety, quality, delivery, and productivity expectations

• Identify, correct, maintain and improve quality standards with accountability for a complete operational area within the plant.

• Identify, solve problems, and remove barriers to production throughput.

• Coach, mentor, and train line leads to drive attainment of safety, housekeeping, quality, delivery, and productivity targets

• Collaborate with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments

• Demonstrate equipment operations and work and safety procedures to new employees, or assign employees to experienced workers for training

• Other duties as assigned


• Production Supervisors, External Vendors


• 2 year degree or equivalent supervisory experience

• Experience with continuous (one piece) flow manufacturing, labor paced production, standard work, and pull systems highly desirable

• Proven team bauilding and change management skills required

• Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) a plus but not required

• Demonstrates integrity, flexibility, sound judgment, respect for people, and good critical thinking skills

Posted 11/14/16

Job ID: 20647849
Mactive ID: 40172