Production Supervisor - Small company/Big opportunity

Production Supervisor - Small company/Big opportunity

Brooklyn Park MN 55428 USA

We are Air Quality Engineering, Inc. a 40+ year manufacturer of a wide variety of air cleaners and air filtration systems for industrial and commercial applications.  Our products positively impact the health and safety at manufacturers, restaurants and other organizations by ensuring clean, breathable air for their employees and customers.  Designed, fabricated and assembled in our Brooklyn Park, Minnesota facility, we take pride in the quality and reliability of our products and our commitment to providing our customers the best-in-market environmental solutions.  

We seek an experienced Production Supervisor to manage the day-to-day operations of our assembly floor.  Our Production Supervisor provides strong team leadership with a focus on continuous Improvement and lean manufacturing processes and will participate in scheduling & inventory control with expanded duty options in buying/planning and shipping/receiving management. 

Position duties include:

-Ensure prompt and timely assembly of products to meet sales orders

-Select, coach, train and provide work direction and oversight to team members

-Create work orders for assemblies needed to fulfill sales demand

-Develop and maintain efficient operations schedules

-Create and monitor the planning schedule for upcoming projects to include capacity constraints and expected resource utilization

-Participate in continuous improvement meetings and Gemba walks on a regular basis

-Apply lean manufacturing principles to work processes

-Assist with standard work and documentation processes

-Manage and direct inventory cycle counting

-Participate in capital equipment and automation planning

-Monitor safety, quality, delivery and productivity

Air Quality Engineering is a small and growing company, and depending on candidate interest and experience there is the opportunity to assume responsibilities in the areas of buying / planning / inventory management and shipping and receiving.

Qualified candidates will have 5+ years of production supervisory or production planning experience that includes staff supervision, production scheduling, leadership or participation experience with Lean practices along with strong problem solving and communication skills.  A related bachelor or associates degree and experience with electro-mechanical builds, preferred.  Intermediate skills using MS Excel required.  APICS CPIM coursework, helpful.

Air Quality Engineering, Inc. offers a customer-focused, respectful work environment with teamwork as a core value.  This position offers a competitive salary along with benefits that include health insurance, PTO, paid holidays, 401K and Profit Sharing.

For more information about our firm, visit our website:  To Apply: please forward your resume to our hiring resource, Red Seat:   Red Seat is not a recruiter or employment agency but a contract HR company assisting us in the hiring process.  For more information, call Red Seat direct at (612)-405-2574.  We will confirm receipt of your resume within two business days.