Machining Supervisor

companyFox Valley Metal Tech Inc.
locationAshwaubenon, WI 54304, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/15/2023
Machinists Supervisor
Full Time
Machining Supervisor 1 st Shift

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Interpret and work from complex manufacturing drawings, blue-prints and part specifications and properly select the correct tooling to complete the machined components.

Identify non-conformances during inspection of component parts and properly document such non-conformances.

Communicate and problem solve with others in a reasonable and professional manner and work effectively in a team environment.

Maintain clean equipment, tools, and work area, follow established safety procedures, and ensure that all safety and ISO 9000 procedures are being followed.

Mange, develop, mentor, and train employees.

Direct and coordinate 2 nd shift production activities to maximize equipment and manpower efficiencies.

Work with Scheduling Department and FVMT scheduling system for production needs based on due dates, and maintain 1 st shift machining department on-time delivery performance metrics.

Communicate with Scheduling Department to expedite job orders and resolve concerns including quality, specifications, and internal delivery deadlines.

Coordinate the daily activities of 1 st shift production staff to ensure appropriate coverage.

Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve issues in the manufacturing process.

Asist in developing and qualifying machining procedures, as well as being apart of monitoring and enforcing machining requirements.

Carry out written, verbal or diagrammatic instructions and appropriately solve problems.

Guide team in best/proper use of a variety of machining processes.

Monitor, identify and request the purchasing of materials, etc. required to meet production machining needs.

Provide machining instructions that ensures work is being performed in accordance to the job requirements requested by the customer.

Support and/or drive FVMT continuous improvement initiatives.

Provide support to maintenance technicians in the up-keep of equipment

Perform all other duties assigned.

Experience and Education

Seven plus years' experience in a general CNC Machining shop or...

An Associate Degree in Machining may be accepted in lieu of two years the experience required

Three plus years of supervisory experience is required; preferably in a metal fabrication environment.

Experience with Haas and/or FANUC controls is a plus.

Knowledge of machines and tools, uses, repair and maintenance is required.

Knowledge of the raw materials being used is required.

Ability to communicate properly with a variety of staff to update, learn, and problem solve, in efforts to machine high quality parts for our customers is required.

Computer proficiency including MS Word/Excel and ISO experience is a preferred.

Ability to read manufacturing blueprints and is required.

Knowledge of Gibbs software or ability to program is a plus, but not required.

Required skills

  • Haas
  • Fanuc