Shift Supervisor

Position Title: Shift Supervisor
Position reports to: Director of Operations
Department: Manufacturing Management
E.E.O. Classification Number 1

Position Summary:
Holds overall responsibility for lamination, die cutting and machine finishing (process and personnel) to ensure quality, productivity, and safety standards are met. Requires hands-on involvement in performing various production tasks, including machine operation, on an as needed basis.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet regularly with Customer Service and Prepress departments to communicate job status regarding lamination, die cutting, machine and hand finishing priorities, issues, etc.
  • Initiate appropriate action to meet requirements of orders. Determine appropriate method of production, schedule for production, and assign equipment and personnel.
  • Supervise subordinates, communicate and delegate position responsibilities, duties, tasks, and plans to subordinates. Appraise performances of staff against position responsibilities, established goals, plans, and similar standards. Monitor work conduct.
  • Train subordinates as required.
  • Operate equipment and perform other production duties when necessary to meet production needs when appropriate personnel are not available (i.e. vacation, illness, etc.).
  • Work as part of a team and participate in XXXXXX's Total Quality Management and ISO efforts.
  • All other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Director of Operations.


  • High school diploma or equivalent, post-secondary technical training preferred
  • Minimum 5 years experience in machine operation
  • Experience in lead or supervisory role preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good mathematical aptitude
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to lift minimum of 40 pounds
  • Availability to work first, second or third shifts as required

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