Production Supervisor (Night Shift)

Gainesville, Texas

Posted in Manufacturing and Production
about 1 month ago

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Job Info

At Dura-Line, we aspire to create a more connected world, because we believe every company, every community, every person deserves the chance to advance their lives through better access to high-speed broadband. We take pride in our state-of-the-art quality products and being recognized a key partner with all of the major telecommunications companies across the world. In one year, Dura-Line produced over 1.4 billion feet of digital network infrastructure. Dura-Line creates what connects us. Every time you pick up your cell phone, log into the internet, or use your i-anything, it's because our HDPE pathways protect that delicate string of glass called a fiber optic cable that carries everything from precious pictures of your puppy to the latest sports scores. Your safety, health, family, work, entertainment…your whole life; that's our connection.

Ready for your next big career opportunity?
Do you value Teamwork & Safety?
Come join the Dura-Line Team and Advance Life Around the World

Dura-Line is currently searching for an experienced NIGHT Shift Production Supervisor in our manufacturing facility located in Gainesville, TX. We are looking for someone that is team-oriented, a proven leader, and is hands-on and visible on the production floor. The Schedule is 7:45pm-8:00am on a 2-2-3 schedule.

In this exciting position, you will bring your first-hand production supervisor and coaching skills to develop your team to reduce scrap in production, increase efficiency, and lead all operators in equipment & system operations. As a proven leader, you will ensure the team follows all safety rules and foster a safety & lean culture across the plant, while also monitoring overall operation of equipment to ensure production lines are producing quality products both safely and efficiently and meets quality specifications

Lean & six sigma manufacturing mindset is key in this role. We need a leader to influence and foster continuous improvement culture by leading 5S and process improvement initiatives and ensuring proper work processes are followed while actively looking for optimization opportunities.

If you have worked in extrusion in a plastics manufacturing industry, and you are comfortable working in a diverse, fast-paced environment- we want to talk to you!

What else will you be doing?

  • You will check on lines for correct print, resin mix, pull tape, lubricant, and all specifications
  • Technical and mechanical aptitude is a must! You will troubleshoot and assist with problems on the extrusion lines and select/install the correct tooling for changeovers on the lines
  • Use your organizational and multitasking skills to oversee production, monitor process control, and maintain documentation on all associates and equipment in the department
  • Use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to complete required Daily and Monthly Reports on attendance, machine efficiency, scrap, process improvement, etc. ERP/SAP experience is a plus!
  • Lean, safety, and quality make up our culture- daily Gemba walks, safety audits and quality checks will become part of your routine and team meetings

Great communication, decision-making, and problem-solving skills are needed. We are looking for a true leader that will hire, develop, train, and mentor team members. Must be able to make the tough decisions, improve accountability, handle terminations and disciplinary actions, manage workforce scheduling & overtime, and other labor deployment practices. You must be able to drive and embrace change.

We will invest in your capabilities and empower you to make an impact and grow in this role.

Would you like to join the Dura-Line team? We have great management and support team and offer a great benefits package. We rely on our passionate, empowered, and committed teams to "Create What Connects Us".

APPLY TODAY & check out our website for our history, testimonials, and products.

Dura-Line is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in the federal E-Verify program to verify the work eligibility of all new hires.

Join Our Team: Dura-Line offers all its employees an exciting work environment and provides career opportunities in a continuously growing company. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce that represents our global customer base. Check out our products, history, and testimonials at
Dura-Line is part of a community of companies, known as Orbia, bound together by a shared purpose: to advance life around the world. Orbia's business groups have a collective focus on insuring food security, reducing water scarcity, reinventing the future of cities and homes, connecting communities to data infrastructure, and expanding access to health and wellness with advanced materials. The business groups include Precision Agriculture, Building and Infrastructure, Fluor, Polymer Solutions, and Data Communications, which collectively pursue human centric solutions to global challenges.

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