Title:  Production Supervisor

Title: Production Supervisor

FLSA Classification: Exempt

Status: Full-time

Hours: 1st Shift

Location: Jacksonville, FL


Job Purpose:

Responsible for all operations and activities related to Finish, direct relationship with customers.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities:



  • Monitor workflow in the Finish departments.
  • Maintain a continual follow-up program to ensure adherence to procedures in all areas.
  • Monitor quality of department incoming and outgoing work.
  • Plan and schedule staffing requirements needed to meet specific quality standards and production objectives in all areas.
  • Provide direction and support to shift supervisors and lab personnel to ensure a profitable, cohesive production operation.
  • Analyze workflow, yields, manpower requirements, production restraints and quality issues. Identify problems and develop solutions to continually improve the operations.
  • Provide routine-troubleshooting techniques with all process equipment aimed at maintaining and improving process consistencies.
  • Provide routine reports to management on process and production variances and action plan to continuously improve the process.
  • Provide direct support to customer service.
  • Implement Lean Six Sigma projects.



  • Determine training requirements and ensure all training needs are met.



  1. Communicate safety rules and the need for protective equipment.
  2. Enforce safety and housekeeping policies are followed at all times.


Employee Relations

  • Initiate proper action against employees who fail to comply with policies and procedures.


Education and Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of supervisory experience in production environments.
  • Optical lab experience is preferred, and knowledge of surfacing and edging would be ideal.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills and experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good mathematical/analytical skills.
  • Excellent process orientation.
  • Strong computer skills, including familiarity with MS Excel and Word.</li>



*No relocation offered for this position*



Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville