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Consolidated Electrical Distributors Production Supervisor in West Des Moines, Iowa


Job title: Production Supervisor

Job ID: 202144260003

Department: Maple Street - 3E

Location: IA-West Des Moines



The 3E Maple St Facility is focused on electrical assembly in support of 3E’s customer base. We are looking for a key member of this production team. Duties are centered on Team Building/HR, Job Shop Production, and Continuous Improvement. We want a dynamic, self-motivated, team builder to take either our first or second shift position and make it their own. The hours for the first shift are 6am to 2:30 pm Monday thru Friday. The hours for the second shift are 3 pm to 11:30 pm Monday thru Friday.

Reports to: Facility Manager

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in electrical assembly

  • Skilled use of various types of equipment in the shop

  • Proficient use of a tape measure

  • Ability to read various types of drawings

Preferred Qualifications:


Working Conditions:

This is a warehouse work environment which may include lifting, standing and possible extreme heat/cold conditions. You will work around electricity and other potential hazards requiring appropriate safety equipment and practices at all times.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Yes

Essential Job Functions:

  • Build and empower a team of motivated technicians to handle current and projected work.

  • Responsible for Jobs moving through the shop in a timely manner.

  • Refine and maintain metrics to determine productivity.

  • Responsible for completing status reports on VA jobs.

  • Address quality issues reported internally or by customers, and take appropriate steps to prevent the issue from happening again.

  • Continually monitor our processes and implement changes as needed to maximize safety, efficiency, and flow through the shop.

  • Make sure we have the right shop tools available for technicians to do their jobs effectively.

  • Work with the project managers to refine build process and job documentation.

  • Work with QC to refine and document our quality process.

  • Supervise the Shop leads, Quality Control Department, and general Technicians

  • Make sure we have adequate labor resources available in the shop

  • Maintain a technician-training program.

  • Oversee our timecard system.

  • Advisor for Location Safety Team.

  • Work overtime as needed to meet customer demands.

CED is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability | Veteran


Benefits available for this position are:

  • Insurance - Medical, Dental, Vision Care for full-time positions

  • Disability Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Paid Sick Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Vacation