DIGITAL PRODUCTION: Landaal Packaging Systems is seeking an individual to become a part of the Digital Production team. The Digital Production team is responsible for the production of digitally printed retail packaging, POP Displays, and temporary signage across various materials such as corrugate, paperboard, and other rigid boards. The Digital Production team is currently comprised of 6 production associates; 4 operators across 2 shift who operate our 2 Large Format Digital printers and our 2 High Speed Zund XXL automated cutters, and 2 tech associates who work in the finishing department. The Digital Production Supervisor will be responsible for managing these 6 associates daily, along with providing daily production scheduling, inventory management, technical expertise in production equipment, and ensuring proper job costing for all items produced by this team.
We are seeking individuals are highly organized, great communicators, have minimum of 2 years in operational supervision, and demonstrate effective leadership skills.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & REPONSIBILITIES:
(Includes the following, other duties may be assigned)
Supervises Digital Production department on an 8 – 10 hour shift (Added hours if needed to complete required job duties).
Responsible for daily production scheduling for production jobs to ensure on-time delivery.
Works with Project Manager for coordination of Point of Purchase display projects and ensures projects meet in-store arrival dates.
Trouble shoot design equipment and production software. This includes, but is not limited to Pre-Press RIP software, Printer & Cutter interface software, Preventive Maintenance schedules, and ink channel chamber issues.
Provide digital print & cut labor standard per substrate/material for estimates to Sales Service Team.
Completes Advanced Quality checks and controls for all production jobs being manufactured, and ensures operators are performing First Piece, In-Process, and Last Piece inspections.
Reviews, corrects and approves time and attendance for direct reports.
Maintains good employee relations and adherence to labor contract provisions, takes proper and judicious disciplinary measures where required.
Develop policies and procedures as required by Quality System
Ensure continuous improvements of shift manufacturing/operations.
Responsible for achieving KOIs for shift:
Ensure that team management practices are implemented, encouraging involvement from all shift employees promoting a safe, motivating work environment.
Assists in shift personnel issues as needed.
Develop and update reports required by Executive Management
Maintains thorough knowledge of shift processes and equipment
SHIFT SUPERVISOR RESPONSIBILITIES
Oversee shift production activities, supervision and adherence to company policy, procedures and corporate philosophy.
Demonstrates leadership through decisive, positive actions and provides guidance and solutions to problems
Training development and ensuring appropriate visual aides are up to date for manufacturing processes
Ensures daily accuracy of production job diaries and KOIs.
With Plant Manager and appropriate staff personnel, studies shift operations where standards are not being met to determine causes and applies corrective measures
Organizes work for smooth shift operations. Arranges efficient and economical utilization of materials, improvement of methods and elimination of wasteful practices within shift
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
4 Year Bachelor of Science's Degree Required. Experience in supervision and/or Digital Print applications preferred but not necessary.
Since 1959, we’ve helped customers solve their packaging problems with innovative ideas, uncompromising product quality and on-time delivery. As a family-owned business with operations in Flint and Bay City, MI, Landaal Packaging Systems offers a tradition of consistent, reliable service to our many customers. We’re a customer-focused company with a team management approach to doing business that strives to exceed customer expectations.