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Production Supervisor - Contract

Indianapolis, US, 46250

Feb 16, 2021


dormakaba is seeking a Production Supervisor (Contract) for our Indianapolis, IN facility. This position will be responsible for planning, directing, coaching, and supervising employees and production activities to achieve established production schedules and desired quality levels.



  • Organizes and assigns work to utilize available skills, knowledge, experience, labor hours, machines, and tooling to optimize cost, quality, and workmanship
  • Provides regular training, instruction, and guidance
  • Maintains set-up procedures to prevent excessive downtime and interrupted schedules
  • Assures that the desired product quality levels are achieved through proper operator training with operations and inspections techniques, use of tools, and overall job responsibilities
  • Develops and implements methods and procedures to control and improve product quality
  • Prepares, maintains, and analyzes reports related to quality, efficiency, machine utilization, scrap, budget status, etc.
  • Takes corrective action when necessary to improve the overall performance of his/her productions areas
  • Maintains appropriate levels of labor in accordance with skill requirements, work levels and schedules, labor hours and training programs 
  • Works with manufacturing engineers to resolve issues related to product quality design and defects
  • Supervises toolmakers, finishers, coaters, platers, and other technical disciplines as well as other nonexempt positions as required



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Lean Manufacturing, Process and Product knowledge
  • 3-5 years of work experience with 2 of those with Supervisory/Leadership responsibility
  • Skills or experience with personal computers, proficent in Micrsoft products
  • Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems
  • Grasp of quality concepts and practices
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Effective time management skills
  • Ability to be self-motivated



  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are of the utmost importance for this role
  • Effectively listens and creates channels for open communication within the facility
  • Enjoys a fast-paced workday
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)
  • Continuous improvement/innovative mindset (always looking for better ways of doing things and not satisfied with the status quo)



  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401(k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!



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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis