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VWR International, LLC

Production Supervisor

VWR International, LLC - Buford, GA

Job Description
Description\r \r \r Provide daily supervision of production staff and resourcing of personnel as required to meet daily production requirements. Job Responsibilities: \r \r Provides direct daily supervision of production associates to ensure safe, clean and efficient production operations. \r Applies sound communication and motivational techniques in supervising, coaching and disciplining employees. \r Complete and conduct performance reviews with assembly staff. \r Assign assembly operator tasks and review the Production Work Orders to make sure all information is complete and that assigned operators are provided with all necessary information and materials to carry out a correct assembly of product. \r Assign production requirements to each assembly operator as new Production Work Orders require attention and communicate any applicable in-process inspection requirements to Assemblers and Quality Control inspectors involved in the Production Work Order. \r Insure that all Production Work Order documents are routed to appropriate personnel for file maintenance; administer to filing requests. \r Coordinate production area final inspection requirements for all Production Work Orders with the Quality Control staff using the Final Inspection form. \r Notify shipping and distribution personnel of all completed production activity that is considered finished goods for customer orders awaiting shipment. \r Provide information regarding on-time performance of production activity toward meeting customer timeline requirements. \r Establish production work area layout to maximize assembly rates while insuring assembled product meets customer and company quality standards. \r Recommend changes in production area that may result in higher productivity or increased efficiencies that benefit the company. \r Assist in the determination of the most efficient production schedule. \r Maintain organization and separation of products in production areas between part numbers, lot numbers; and raw materials and finished goods. \r Supervise Materials staff to pull kit components per Production Work Order by part number, lot number and expiration date and record lot numbers and expiration date of pulled components on Production Work Order where applicable \r Communicate any defective or suspect product to Quality, Production, Operations or Project Manager for disposition. \r Record assembly lot review and rework data. \r Advise the Production or Operations Manager of major production activity and non-routine changes to order patterns and other applicable information resulting from assembly lot review data compilation. \r Participate in Safety meetings and provide input to increase safety in the workplace. \r Perform inventory of specific items and participate in monthly inventory sweeps; report inventory shortages on garments used by assembly operators on a daily basis. \r Supervise daily clean-up of production areas. \r Assess training needs for assembly staff, as well as temporary workers ensuring that all department personnel are appropriately trained and that the training satisfies the company’s training requirements. \r Experience & Skills: \r \r Familiarity with assembly/production processes and applications within similar industry preferred \r Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel \r Strong communication skills, both verbal and written \r Good team building and personnel management skills \r Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations \r Must have strong leadership skills and problem solving abilities \r Must be hands-on, team oriented and committed to business improvement processes \r Ability to effectively interface with all levels of management \r Qualifications: \r \r High School completion or equivalent (GED); College degree preferred \r 6 years applicable experience \r 1 years of leadership responsibility in manufacturing, assembly and/or packaging operations \r Trainer certification is a plus \r Environmental Working Conditions & Physical Effort: \r \r Works on the production/assembly floor thermostatically controlled to room temperature with \r adequate lighting and ventilation and with occasional elevated noise levels. May also work in a general warehouse environment with adequate lighting and ventilation with occasional elevated noise levels and a varying range of temperatures. \r Work assignments are diversified. Examples of past precedent are used to resolve work problems. New alternatives may be developed to resolve problems. \r A frequent volume of work and deadlines impose strain on routine basis. \r Minimal physical effort is required; however, the job position does require frequent walking, standing, sitting, bending, reaching, lifting or possibly carrying objects weighing up to 40 lbs. \r About Us: Acquired by Avantor in 2017 as a wholly-owned subsidiary, VWR serves as a leading global provider of product and service solutions to laboratory and production customers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, education, government and healthcare industries. The combined company is a trusted end-to-end partner to customers and suppliers from discovery to delivery. With operations in more than 30 countries and a diverse portfolio that includes more than four million branded and manufactured products, we enable customer success through innovation, cGMP manufacturing and comprehensive service offerings. Collectively, we set science in motion to create a better world. For more information visit or Resume Submissions To VWR From Third Party Recruitment Firms Will Not Be Considered VWR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. VWR maintains a drug free workplace. VWR is a US Federal contractor. VWR and design are registered trademarks of VWR International, LLC. VWR International, LLC is aware of fraudulent e-mails referencing VWR job opportunities. Please note: VWR does not hire employees through e-mail solicitation and never requests any employee to cash money orders or send money to others. If you question the validity of a job, please visit . For more information on VWR please visit . \r \r \r \r Job Posting Date: 2018-03-07

9 days 11 hours ago

VWR International, LLC


Production Supervisor VWR International, LLC - Buford, GA, United States


Location: Buford, GA

Company Profile:
VWR International, LLC, headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, is a global laboratory supply and distribution company with worldwide sales in excess of $4.1 billion in 2013.