Vacancy

Shift Supervisor (3rd Shift),
Full-time

United States, North Carolina, High Point

Business unit: Integrated Supply Chain

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit www.akzonobel.com.

Responsibility

Ensures that production is carried out as effective and efficient as possible, in accordance with quality, HSE and other established procedures and standards.
§   Ensures production is carried out according to production planning and ensures production priorities are being followed.
§   Ensures all site safety rules are strictly followed to that no injuries occur and looks for root cause for all incidents and near misses.
§   Ensures all process quality checks are being performed in accordance with established procedures.
§   Accounts for proper allocation of man hours.
§   Communicates targets and continuously measures and communicates status against these targets.
§   Monitors the technical state of installations and take appropriate actions to resolve issues together with Maintenance and Engineering department.
§   Resolves short term quality issues together with Quality department, initiate structural problem solving of quality issues.
§   Works with the Quality Department to determine new ways to ensure high quality products.
§   Works with CI and Shift Supervisors to implement (lean) tools to improve production efficiency, reduce costs and reduce waste.
§   Inputs on CI/ ALPS projects and takes action to support (new) management initiatives.
§   Coaches Team Leaders for performing their roles, amongst others to lead daily effective team meetings and ensure daily situational problem solving.
 
Is familiar and complies with all the applicable corporate as well as site and laboratory policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct, HSE and Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs (PSRA) standards.
§   Inspires commitment to AkzoNobel’s purpose, vision, strategy, core principles, values and leadership behaviors.
§   Acts as an ambassador and creates an open environment in which the team as a whole and its members individually can perform at their best.
§   Stimulates, manages and follows through on employee engagement and builds on the workforce to reflect the societies and markets in which we do business (D&I).
§   Ensures that job profiles are in place, sets objectives for team members, reviews development and provides clear, open and constructive feedback on performance combined with the appropriate actions.
§   Strengthens the talent pipeline by developing talent and regularly assesses and discusses talent and internal movement. Continuously monitors and evaluates retention risk.
§   Ensures reporting line is fully informed and acts in line with HSE and Compliance regulations.
§   Manages and plans relevant budgets and proactively manages costs.
***Reports on progress on a continuous base***

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

180005SI

Continent

North America

Country

United States

State/Region/Province

North Carolina

Site

High Point

Business unit

Integrated Supply Chain

Job family

Manufacturing

Hierarchy level

Professional/Experienced/Specialist

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

·         Bachelor’s degree in:
Industrial, chemical engineering or similar field
 
·         5+ years supervision experience in a manufacturing facility, preferably chemical or paint manufacturing

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