Production Supervisor – 3rd Shift

Whirltronics, a manufacturing company in Buffalo, MN is looking for a motivated, enthusiastic, personable candidate to join our team as a Production Supervisor for our 3rd Shift (11:00 PM – 7:00 AM with the work week starting on Sunday night).  The primary responsibility will be for the day to day supervision of our 3rd shift employees to include mentoring, training and assisting employees in their daily work performance to meet our production goals.  Key focus is Safety, Quality and Productivity. For more than 40 years, Whirltronics has been serving customer metal stamping, forming, heat treating, painting and packaging needs.  We have a strong work ethic, not only in lean manufacturing, but also in our desire to be the best in class for the customers we serve.

As our 3rd Shift Production Supervisor you will be responsible for:

  • Supervising and assisting employees on the shift
  • Provide ongoing performance feedback to employees
  • Participate in or lead process improvement events following the lean model
  • Keeping all production activities running to the best of your ability, reassigning labor as needed.
  • Ensuring there is adequate training on all production activities
  • Complete daily standard work including audits
  • Enforce all safety rules and assist in maintaining a safe work environment
  • Participate in the interviewing and hiring process of new employees
  • Deal with employee issues with the support of Human Resources
  • Assist in covering for 1st and 2nd shifts when needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications include:

  • 1-3 years of supervisor/management experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong verbal, written, leadership, organization, motivational and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to effectively manage and develop employees
  • A team player with the ability to work independently as well as in a highly collaborative team environment
  • Solid computer skills including Word and Excel

We offer competitive wages and an excellent benefit package including 401(k) with a company match.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume with a brief cover letter highlighting your unique qualifications to:

Whirltronics Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
208 Centennial Drive
Buffalo, MN 55313