Production Supervisor

Date: Jul 21, 2021

Location: Clyde, OH, US, 43410

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 45581 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

This Role In Summary:


In this position you will be responsible for an assigned area in the production facility, working on the Mid-Night Shift. The Production Supervisor will lead a team of 100-200 hourly employees in the attainment of all S.Q.D.C. (safety, quality, delivery, and cost) goals and objectives.  


Your Responsibilities Will Include:


  • Drive continuous improvement through utilization of World Class Manufacturing methodology
  • Lead a team in a manner consistent with the Whirlpool Values of respect, integrity, teamwork, the spirit of winning, and diversity with inclusion
  • Responsible for corrective/preventative actions in response to daily safety, product quality, and product delivery issues
  • Assists in determining immediate and future manpower and equipment requirements
  • Demonstrate leadership through the development of Team Leaders in the area to help drive daily work and long-term improvements
  • Assure all team members receive appropriate training relative to daily work assignments and plant operating procedures and policies
  • Conducts/participates in daily communication meetings with both the departmental teams and management teams
  • PC proficiency utilizing Google Suite
  • Ability to work any shift as business needs require


Minimum Requirements:


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of experience in a Manufacturing Leadership role


Preferred Skills and Experiences:


  • Strong leadership/supervisory experience
  • Strong understanding of Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to communicate effectively and independently organize and prioritize department needs
  • World Class Manufacturing (WCM) experience is a plus
  • Should value the diversity of ideas, opinions, experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives needed to foster a competitive global business environment



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At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.

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