Working Automation Supervisor

Date: Apr 30, 2022

Location: Mukwonago, WI, US, 53149

Company: Aptar Group

Job Elements

  • Provide order structure and direct all activities within the Automation group.
  • Responsible for the set-up of closing and assembly equipment to support manufacturing. This would include: closing machines, assembly machines, conveyance equipment, AGV’s, Vision systems, lining machines, heat guns, height detectors and any other related equipment.
  • Handle all personnel issues within the group, staffing, training, discipline, as well as reviews and time sheets.
  • Provide coaching and opportunities for development of Automation Technicians to enhance their skills to better support production’s needs.
  • Direct and participate in machine setup, repair to equipment, preventative maintenance and enhancements to meet or exceed expected rates.
  • Troubleshoot secondary equipment problems and assign appropriate technical help.
  • Communicate to other departments the status of machines and their condition.
  • Help drive automation downtime lower.
  • Work closely with molding room personnel and provide any needed support to achieve room objectives.
  • Purchase spare parts using SAP.
  • Develop and create plans for Automation apprentice program, track hours and facilitate the training for the apprentices.


Required Qualifications

  • Education
    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Engineering or Mechatronics Degree equivalency
  • Experience:
    • 5 years Automation experience
    • Supervisory Experience preferred
  • Skills
    • Leadership ability.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Basic skills in reading, writing and math.
    • Must be willing to have flexible work hours


Marginal Job Functions (Not fundamental job duties)

  • Coordinate training, teaching and shift meetings.
  • Maintain, diagnose, troubleshoot and repair equipment and systems resolving all problems.
  • Set up closing machines, assemble machines, lining machines.



Non-Mandatory Job Qualifications (Not absolutely required, but enhance chance for success)

  • Mechanically inclined/appitude.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Computer skills.
  • Ability to keep a cool head and attitude under adverse conditions.
  • Ability to adapt to and accept changes.
  • Good listener.
  • Common sense.



Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee