Shift Production Supervisor

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Auburn, AL, US, 36832

Company: Aptar Group


Who we are:

At Aptar, we use insights, design, engineering and science to create innovative packaging technologies that build brand value for our customers, and, in turn, make a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of people around the world.

Every day, Aptar creates “a-ha moments” for its customers and their consumers and patients by continually bringing innovations to market that convert non-dispensing packaging into breakthrough product-dispensing systems, including those that give people more effective ways to put on their favorite fragrance, kids the opportunity to pour ketchup without making a mess and patients connected technologies that help them more easily adhere to treatment.

We have manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America and over 14,000 dedicated employees in some 20 countries.

You should work here because we:

  • Attract and develop high performing people.
  • Promote a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • Allow for failure by allowing people to make mistakes through an open and trusting environment.
  • Invest in the development of employees through local, regional and global career opportunities.
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside.

What’s new with Aptar:

We have an exciting position open in Auburn, AL. : Shift Production Supervisor reporting to our Production Manager  This position will be in charge of:

  • Supervise shift and functions to ensure timely and efficient operation to achieve high quality products.
  • Responsible for efficient use of material, equipment, and human resources on the shift
  • Supervise all personnel on the shift for proper application of company policies and procedures, on the job performance, and implement disciplinary actions when needed
  • Coordinates shift production resources to ensure optimum product flow and maximize equipment, materials, and manpower utilization for the shift
  • Monitors Manufacturing equipment and personnel for compliance with quality and GMP requirements.
  • Completes and reviews shift production reports and works with the other shift supervisors and staff to meet daily, weekly and monthly goals for quality and operational efficiency.
  • Insures that all shift Human Resources are provided with on the job training including safety, quality, job duties and emergency response.
  • Works with support groups to implement and support operational needs and improvement initiatives.
  • Ensures that all areas and equipment are maintained in Good Housekeeping and GMP conditions
  • Evaluates hourly employee performance /competency and formulates recommendations and approaches to develop their abilities to perform at their maximum potential.
  • Oversees adherence to all applicable documented procedures and instructions and responsible for reviewing, improving and updating documentation, as assigned or deemed needed.
  • Works closely with maintenance and management to ensure minimal downtime and effective use of employees during unplanned downtime.
  • Managing employee timecards and vacation requests

What you will bring on the journey:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent Required
  • 3+ years of supervisory experience in manufacturing/production environment required
  • 5+ years of demonstrated skills to achieve all job responsibilities.
  • General Computer knowledge and the ability to collect data, charts data and can analyze information in a presentable manner to support job responsibilities.
  • Six Sigma, SAP or lean principles a plus, but demonstrated ability to acquire is a must
  • Personal drive to grow and improve oneself and lead others to do the same
  • Ability to identify and implement innovative solutions for process improvements.
  • Proven ability to communicate and work across departments and levels of the organization.
  • Experience and ability to schedule, hire, counsel and train employees

What we offer:

An exciting, diverse and value based working environment.

Award-winning corporate university offering personal development and training opportunities.

Competitive base salary and performance-based bonus plan.

Contribute to the communities where we reside.

Innovative benefits plan which includes: 401K plan, vacation, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and generous paid maternity/paternity leave.

Be You. Be aptar:

Aptar is an equal opportunities employer.  We believe that a diverse workforce is key to our success.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief.





Nearest Major Market: Auburn
Nearest Secondary Market: Opelika