Production Support

Location: Palmyra, New York US


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Job Number: 24703

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Job Description
In the Production Support role you will be responsible for a variety of tasks revolving around the general day-to-day operational activities of the Diaphragm department, including One-Up. A successful applicant will have experience in one of the following disciplines:

  • Production supervision
  • Planning / inventory control
  • Engineering / technical support

  • Supervises personnel producing semi-finished and finished goods using the necessary machines and equipment to meet anticipated cost and quality levels in line with production schedules and with a minimum of waste lost.
  • Enforces plant safety rules. Instructs personnel in safe working habits. Responsible to investigate any accidents and implement any corrective actions necessary to prevent reoccurrence. Responsible for alerting supervisor to unsafe practice or conditions if beyond their control. Conducts regular safety meeting, inspections and documents.
  • Eagerness to grow and develop as the responsibilities of the position change.
  • Understands, measures, and manages production department to meet and exceed key performance indicators that correspond with Safety, People, Quality, Delivery, and Cost.
  • Responsible for carrying out production schedules where furnished and/or prepares own production schedule in collaboration with materials.
  • Plans and schedules personnel assignments; coordinates flow of work between work centers and shifts; and follows up to insure assignment and schedules are carried out.
  • Assist with planning functions to include: releasing pickers, discrete jobs, backlog reports, min/max items, and cycle counts.
  • Indoctrinates personnel in the Garlock quality control so that goods produced will be within the required quality level. Instills a pride of performance within each employee, and assumes responsibility for acceptable quality products.
  • Responsible for maintaining and improving 5S in the area. Coaches and mentors operators to develop habits to maintain areas in 5S conditions and continuously improve on these metrics.
  • Directs the proper care of all equipment, facilities, and machines in unit. Initiates requests for maintenance service and follows through. Reports abnormal mechanical conditions.
  • Handles employee grievances and problems as they arise. Informs supervisor when unable to reconcile with employee. Issues discipline when necessary.
  • Conducts on-the-job training of new employees and retraining of other employees as necessary. Evaluates employee performance.
  • Supervises the taking of prescribed physical inventories.
  • Maintains accurate records of departmental activities.

  • Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
  • Communicates effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
  • Demonstrates self-awareness: Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.
  • Drives engagement: Creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives.
  • Manages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
  • Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Self-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.

  • 3+ years' experience in a required discipline
  • College graduate.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to establish work schedules, and make decisions with little or no direct supervision.
  • Working experience with Oracle ERP system a plus.

    Factory environment, stationed within the process
    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    Office and Manufacturing Floor Position: Ability to perform sedentary work, spending extended periods of time working with a computer. Physical effort may include stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions. Clarity of vision to see near and mid-range. Ability to lift and carry up to 35 lbs.

    Job Location
    Palmyra, New York, United States
    Position Type

    City: Palmyra

    Location_formattedLocationLong: Palmyra, New York US

    State: New York

    Community / Marketing Title: Production Support

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    Requisition Number: 2016022

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    © An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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