Posted on: November 26, 2022
Job Title: Production Supervisor
Location: Clarksville, TN
Jostens is looking for experienced Production Supervisors with
excellent leadership skills and ability to develop and manage a
book manufacturing department! Come join our talented team!
Multiple positions open in Bindery, Folding and Digital Press
Our Production Supervisors are responsible for directing and
coordinating assigned departmental operations within the plant.
Responsibilities include meeting plant objectives for quality,
quantity, cost and delivery. The supervisors control the area's
schedule, quality control, allocation of materials and equipment.
He/she is responsible for the planning and implementation of the
safety program for the area, and is responsible for the training of
employees in his/her area to include Hazardous Safety Data Sheets
(MSDS) to include emergency spill response procedures, if
appropriate. These Supervisors sets area production and performance
goals, organizes work, and maintains a productive and motivational
Incumbents could be asked to work and assist in different
department areas across the Plant, to provide support, learn and
train as needed.
They support and partner with continuous improvement engineers to
drive process improvement and safety goals to full
- BA degree in Business, Manufacturing, and/or related field, or
valid equivalent experience.
- 5+ years of experience in Production/Industrial operations a
- Management/Supervisory experience in a team-based
- Has demonstrated the ability to lead, train and develop people
in a production environment.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Has served as an effective role model, either internally or
- Cross-functional communication experience.
- Strong Safety background and experience developing and
executing safety plans.
- Experience in "made to order" business/manufacturing.
- Printing experience (Yearbook and/or Commercial).
- Basic knowledge of 5S methodologies and Lean
- Exposure and knowledge of Continuous Improvement
Supervise the department during assigned shift and direct workflow.
Provide training, direction, counseling and support to employees in
Oversee area/department production schedules, quality, materials
and equipment, as assigned.
Set production goals and objectives, train and develop a diverse
workforce, provide coaching and counseling when necessary and
prepare employee performance reviews.
Prepare and monitor budgetary process. Meet department objectives
for quality, productivity and cost.
Support 5S and PM for all equipment and systems; ensure employees
are properly trained on equipment operation, safety and proper
maintenance as applicable.
Participate in and support continuous improvement initiatives.
Supports Safety for the department(s) and ensure that his/her
area(s) work within the plant's Safety procedures and work rules.
Conduct operations in a manner that promotes Safety and compliance
with OSHA standards.
Celebrating 125 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local
communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities,
teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch
thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a
difference with products and services that recognize
accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products,
along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and
services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance -
and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to
a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and
leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most
trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a
mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move
fast and explore innovative ideas.
Jostens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with
applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to
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