Angelica Corporation Production Supervisor in AUSTIN, Texas

Title: Production Supervisor Location: US-Texas-Austin Job Number: OPE0320

Company Summary Angelica Corporation, established in 1878, is the leading provider of outsourced linen management services to the United States healthcare industry with $400 million of annual revenue. We deliver a complete array of laundry services, linen and apparel rental, and onsite linen management services to meet the needs of healthcare providers and their patients. Angelica embraces technology and analytics to improve the customer experience and enable highly efficient linen management. ‘Improving the Fabric of Healthcare” gives Angelica the flexibility to meet the needs of our customers with a low cost structure and exceptional customer service. Angelica Corporation currently operates over 30 plants and depots throughout the United States with Field Support Services in multiple locations and headquarters in Alpharetta, Georgia. Job Summary This position exists to provide leadership to plant employees as part of the production management team. The Production Supervisor manages plant output from a standpoint of quality and quantity to meet customer requirements, effectively controlling costs and continuously improving production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions. This position may manage multiple departments on a single or multi-shift basis: coaching and building a high performance production team is a key part of conducting this job effectively. Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities • Partner with Shift Managers in associate safety program to protect associates and assets, and prevent accidents, injuries and damage • Provide employee coaching and development and helping resolve employee problems to build a strong team of production associates • Manage daily output from a quality and quantity standpoint to satisfy customer orders • Effectively schedule associates for operation continuity and productivity • Enforce conformance to Angelica policies and legal requirements • Consolidate and analyze production measures to improve productivity and control costs • Empower lead associates and associates to build skills for continued improvement and development of the organization • Perform accident investigations as needed • Partner with Shift Manager and other Production Supervisors to ensure adequate workflow throughout departments • Track absenteeism and time-keeping • Produce Product Quality Deficiency Reports Supervisory Responsibilities The Production Supervisor oversees the activities of plant lead associates and associates. Travel Required The Production Supervisor position requires some limited travel. Employees are responsible for creating and submitting expense reports each week for expenditures incurred during travel. Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications • 2 years of progressive production experience and responsibilities • Able to balance and achieve positive results in the areas of safety, quality, productivity, cost and employee relations • Experience supervising operations within a manufacturing/industrial plant/facility, including managing production and employees, scheduling, training, meeting deadlines and project schedules • Knowledge of plant equipment and safety methods • Experience improving a system of production control, standard operating procedure, safety, and quality control • Experience in performance management and increasing subordinates' skills and capabilities • Good communication and human relations skills • Strong teamwork skills- ready and willing to work closely with team members • Quality orientation and high attention to detail • Able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations • Open to and able to work either shift (day shift is 6am to about 3pm and 2nd shift from 3pm and on), and willing to rotate shifts depending on production need • Open to long hours and working weekends (Sat/Sun) • Must be able to assist Shift Manager in improving a system of production control, standard operating procedure, safety, quality control, and performance management Preferred Qualifications • Process improvement experience with one of the following: lean manufacturing (Kaizen, 5S) or Six Sigma • Bilingual (English/Spanish) Work Environment This position exists primarily within the plant environment, with periodic office work. The plant environment is typically warm with noise, wet areas, chemicals, and other hazards. The position requires constant standing, walking and the ability to lift and handle material and moving carts with weight up to 50-75 pounds. Note: This job description is not an employment agreement or contract, nor designed to contain a definitive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the employee. Management retains the exclusive right to alter the scope of work or specific responsibilities within the framework of this job description at any time without prior notice. Job: Operations