Production Supervisor, 3rd shift

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: Cary, IL, US, 60013

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 Cary, IL:  Production Supervisor, 3rd shift.  This position will be based in Cary and will be responsible for supervising and coordinating manufacturing activities to ensure safety, product safety, quality and production objectives are met. 
    This is how your journey begins

  • You will schedule manpower to achieve manufacturing priorities, including overtime and time away from work
  • You will communicate and coordinate activities with other departments such as the Warehouse, Toolroom, Engineering and any other departments as required
  • You will communicate and coordinate activities within and across shifts to obtain goals and communicate issues and performance against goals to employees
  • You will participate in staffing process including interviewing, selecting and onboarding and orientation of new employees
  • You will provide and/or coordinate required training of employees
  • You will be responsible for all aspects of safety, including monitoring work procedures, correcting unsafe areas or acts and conducting accident investigation activities in the event of an accident or near miss
  • You will administer performance appraisals, employee development programs and activities and discipline where necessary to address policy violations or performance issues
  • You will be responsible for maintaining proper housekeeping, including 5S and BRC requirements


What you will bring on the journey


  •   Bachelor's Degree Preferred


  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience related to supervision and/or the work area being supervised


  • Must possess excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with employees at all levels
  • Must possess ability to manage multiple priorities in fast paced environment
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Must possess strong math skills
  • Must possess strong hands on technical capabilities in order to effectively support the work area being supervised
  • Must have good vision in order to perform visual inspection duties
  • Must be able to discern shades of color and color differences relating to component parts used in the manufacturing process
  • Must possess Intermediate or better PC skills including Microsoft Office Suite products and email programs such as Microsoft Outlook

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
  • Innovative benefits plan, which includes 401k plan, vacation, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, pet insurance, wellness plan, and generous paid maternity/paternity leave.
    Be You.  Be Aptar
    Aptar is an equal employment 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, rage, religion or belief.


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