This position will oversee the overall operation of the press department reporting to the press department manager. The press department supervisor is responsible for production efficiencies, scrap reduction, setup reduction, training of shift personnel, and maintaining a safe work environment. The shift supervisor must be well versed in the operation of all press department equipment and the pressing process. This includes the hands-on learning and operation of all equipment within the department. The shift supervisor must also have a thorough understanding of what constitutes a quality product and how to produce it.
If assigned to second or third shift, the shift supervisor is responsible for all activities and personnel within the shop.
As a member of management, the shift supervisor must be an advocate of Ultra-met and always represent Ultra-met in a positive manner.