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Milling Supervisor - 3rd shift

Shaw Industries, Inc. - Franklin, NC

Position Objective: To
effectively manage employees to produce maximum amounts of product with minimal
off-quality claims and no employee accidents. 

Essential Duties:
master a thorough understanding and working knowledge of the hardwood flooring manufacturing
process and its operations.
communicate with all employees and departments to maintain the effective flow
of materials through the plant.  
release conforming products to the next operation and hold non-conforming
product for further evaluation.
be able to advise employees on the proper setup of machinery and processes.
have a thorough understanding of corporate and facility policies and procedures
and be able to communicate them to employees.
for communicating and executing special instructions.
make sure that all employees in the department follow correct procedures.
monitor performance of employees and handle any necessary corrective action for
employees requiring improvement.
have a working knowledge of all quality systems and related QC test equipment.
communicate with the scheduling department to coordinate the scheduling of the
equipment with raw materials.
daily and any other necessary meetings for employees.


Maintain employee attendance records.
Take an active role in committees.
Fill in for positions when needed.
Conduct initial job training and continuous job
training with new employees when needed.


Job Requirements
Requirements:HS Diploma/GED2 years of supervisor experience in a manufacturing environmentPhysical/Safety Requirements:
Must be able to bend, squat, reach, and stoop several times a day.
Must be able to stand for 10-12 hours a day.
Must be able to climb stairs several times through the day.
Must be able to assist in lifting up to 50 lbs. when performing maintenance on equipment.
Must be able to lift 1-10 lbs. on a regular basis throughout the day (handling materials).
Must be able to understand the role of the ergonomics due to repetitive hand motion requirements (hand/wrist movement, pinch grip…) due to constant handling of boards from in-feed conveyor as well as re-work conveyor.  program and its requirements, which includes our stretching program.
Must be able to handle the stress of meeting goals and production requirements.
Must be able to visualize defects in the product while material is moving.
Must be able to safely work around moving machinery and focus on the importance of hand safety.
Must be able to work in industrial environment with elevated noise levels, dust, dirt, humidity and temperature variations
Must be able to follow all other general plant safety requirements.
Must successfully pass vision screen for driving powered industrial trucks
Must participate in pre-shift stretching exercises.
Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing to groups of employees.
Other Requirements:
Ability to read and write effectively.
Must be able to read and analyze charts and graphs.
Must be familiar with current computer systems and software.
Must demonstrate leadership qualities, including interpersonal skills.
Must insure compliance of all corporate policies.

8 days 15 hours ago

Shaw Industries, Inc.


Milling Supervisor - 3rd shift Shaw Industries, Inc. - Franklin, NC, United States


Location: Franklin, NC

Company Profile:
Shaw got its start in 1946 as Star Dye Company, a small business that dyed tufted scatter rugs. The events that transformed the company into the world's largest carpet manufacturer are too numerous to write or even fully know. But the philosophy guiding those events meeting customers, determine their needs, and supplying those needs hasn't changed much through the years.