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Production Department Supervisor

Date: Nov 14, 2021

Location: Berwick, PA, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We make life more comfortable.


Leggett & Platt’s overall mission is a commitment to enhance lives – by delivering quality products, offering empowering and rewarding careers, and doing our part in bringing about a better future.


Flooring Products


The cushion under your carpet is vital to your home's comfort – that's why Leggett & Platt's carpet cushions provide luxurious comfort and support, along with enhanced carpet appearance and longevity. Carpet pad doesn't get the marketplace attention it deserves. Few people talk about it. There just hasn't been enough education on how quality carpet pad is the source behind the comfort and added durability in your carpeting.


Learn more about Leggett & Platt Flooring Products: Flooring


It is the responsibility of the Production Supervisor to ensure the department is operating safely and focused on the Mission and Goal of the Branch. Works closely with Safety, Human Resources, Maintenance Department, and Quality Manager in daily operations.


QUALIFICATIONS:• Knowledge of manufacturing processes.• Good communication skills and the ability to motivate employees.• Ability to perform job independently.




SAFETY• Maintain safe working environment.• Lead Safety initiatives in the departments as needed.• Responsible for proper procedures for accident reporting, methods and investigation.• Responsible for safety procedures.


QUALITY• Make quality checks in the department.• Ensure employees follow all quality programs in the departments.


PRODUCTION• Oversee employees and work with other supervisors in the other departments.• Ensure all employees receive proper training, achieve each appropriate training level, and get any tools that they may need to do a good job.• Ensure people in departments are working at highest efficiency potential.• Must complete all necessary paperwork by respective due dates.• Ensure that preventive maintenance is performed correctly.• Work to solve problems in department utilizing factual information.• Must learn working knowledge of equipment so they can assist maintenance personnel with questions and work situation as needed.


GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES• Responsible for department housekeeping, organization, and scrap removal.• Help to create a pleasurable work environment for employees. In addition, the Production Supervisor performs any other tasks related to the operation of this Branch as directed by the Production Manager. This position requires overtime. Supervisor also operates machines and forklifts as needed.



Who we are and what we offer


Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing 137-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:


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