IDEX Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift Bristol CT in Bristol, Connecticut

Title: Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift Bristol CT

Business Unit: IH&S (Bristol)


110 Halcyon Drive

Bristol, Connecticut, 06010

United States

Function: Operations


The Operations Supervisor will oversee shift day to day activities, so as to meet daily, monthly, quarterly and yearly deadlines and provide leadership for the employees within the shift. The Operations Supervisor drives the lean process to maximize profitable growth, provides premier customer service, develops a technically qualified workforce, and reduces operating cost and inventories through incremental and substantive continuous improvements.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintains a safe working environment for all employees.

  • Leads the implementation and development of Lean Manufacturing methodologies and utilizes Lean manufacturing tools to eliminate manufacturing waste; works closely with management on Lean process projects using lean tools (i.e. Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Setup Reduction) and metrics.

  • Directly manages the departmental cells and works cooperatively with other functional managers, supervisors and leaders to optimize the value streams.

  • Shifts job priorities, based upon customer needs.

  • Ensures individual accountability for meeting product quality standards and production schedule commitments.

  • Supervises and coordinates activities to insure production flow and quality control standards for all manufacturing departments.

  • Administers application of company policies, including performance evaluations, attendance, safety, grievances and routine working rules and regulations.

  • Assist in determining and eliminate causes; works with support departments to minimize rejects and maintain optimum production flow.

  • Requisitions equipment maintenance or repair of tools to maximize production efficiency and minimize down time and schedules major repairs with manufacturing services.

  • Participates in production machine lay-out planning, and modifications including considerations with respect to production flow, safety, power, and operating requirements.

  • Assists employees to resolve problems involving work practices and morale.

  • Will lift and carry up to 40 pounds occasionally.

  • Work will move between a manufacturing and office environment.


  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed.

  • Supervisory or management experience.

  • Experience in a machining and/or assembly operations

  • College Degree (Associates and/or above).

Experience utilizing JD Edwards ERP system

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 1456