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ZINPRO CORPORATION Production Supervisor (Garner, IA) in Garner, Iowa

The Production Supervisor will center work arounditraining employees, planning, assigning, directing and executing work, assisting with appraising performance, promoting compliance, investigating complaints, resolving problems, and facilitating communication.iSuccess in this position requires theiability to work with complex machinery and perform physically demanding work while ensuring the safety of self and others.iThis role is based in a Zinpro manufacturing plant.iiiEssential FunctionsiDirects, plans,iandiassigns the specific tasksioperators execute to meet the expected plan communicated from management.i As required, fills in and executes tasks needed to meet daily plans.i Responsible for reactor operation, drying, blending, packaging, shipping and receiving.iiiEnsures the accuracy and completeness ofiproduction documents andiensuresiconfirmation in the system for theiactivities completed each dayiSupports and identifies needs to accomplish each requirement and executes workflow (report, work order, proposals, etc.) as required to address needsiOwns the performance ofiproduction metricsiandiexecution of theitraining program for the siteiEnsures accurate raw material and supply counts are provided for planningiEnsures compliance standards are enforced byioperatorsiby interpreting and representing company policies to workersiiLeadsifirst investigation within 24 hours for every issue that arises from execution of the daily workflowiSupports, recommends, and enforcesimeasures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of productiSupports and suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of department or staffiOversees execution of work orders and process orders to ensure efficiency, safety,iand quality standards are metiPerforms other duties as assignediQualificationsiMinimumiRequired:iHigh school diploma or equivalentiMinimum 5iyearsiiexperience in a production environmentior warehouse operationiiMechanical aptitude anditheiability to perform basic troubleshootingiBasic computer skills (PC)iandibasic workingiknowledge of MSiWord and ExceliAbility to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manualsiPreferred:iPost-secondaryieducationiExperienceiin airelatediproduction environmentior industry such asichemical, feed, paper, ethanol, or dairyimanufacturingiiDemonstrated ability toitroubleshootiand performimaintenance-related tasksiiExperience usingiComputerized Maintenance Management Systemsi(CMMS)ioriinventory management systemsisuch asiEnterpriseiResourceiPlanning (ERP)iExperience supportingiISO 9000 Quality Systems, GMPis, or Lean Manufacturing methodsiTravel RequirementsThis positioniwill work primarily at their home manufacturing plant facility and isiexpected toiengage in company-sponsoreditravel approximatelyi10-15%iof the time.iiCore ValuesMust represent the following skills and qualities that align with Zinprois Core Values:People: Treats others with respect, fairness, and empathy. Demonstrates personal leadership and career development. Develops and supports the personal and career growth of others. Contributes to our winning team while having fun and celebrating successes.Integrity: Is honest and trustworthy; upholds confidentiality. Fulfills commitments and is accountable for results (both wins and failures). Always does the right thing; honors their word.Collaboration: Encourages cross-department teamwork, values diverse perspectives, and seeks opportunities to support others. Listens attentively; acts with positive intent and assumes others are doing the same. Recognizes the value of enterprise thinking to benefit Zinpro as a whole.Innovation: Learns, creates, and acts boldly. Has an entrepreneurial mindset. Pursues continuous improvement with a sense of urgency and without fear of failure.Quality: Designs work for maximum effectiveness and efficiency. Delivers consistent, reliable work to av