Line Supervisor - Carpentersville, IL

Recent college graduates are welcome to apply!

OTTO – designed, manufactured and precision tested, right here in the USA.

OTTO’s opportunity:

Our Line Supervisor manages the operators who perform the assembly on complex and/or highly repetitive types of products. Responsible for the output and quality of his or her assigned line.

Specifically, the Line Supervisor will:

  • Communicate instructions or work specifications from Supervisor/Manager to line employees.
  • Motivate workers to meet quality standards, production process standards, and ISO 9001 procedures.
  • Continually monitor and maintain 100% labor efficiency.
  • Insure proper training, and cross training of operators.
  • Manage the line so as to minimize rework.
  • Manage the inventory and control scrap.
  • Maintain a neat and orderly work environment.
  • Manage the SPC and data collection efforts.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.
  • Communicate to both management and operator.
  • Conduct annual performance appraisals.
  • Require the ability to support multiple projects.
  • Keep production schedule current and communicate component shortages, finished products and work order issues to your manager and the materials group.
  • Required to diagnosis and correct problems.
  • Ability to understand and run the line, to current production philosophies such as continuous flow and lean manufacturing.
  • Ability to suggest and implement ideas to improve line flow and setup.
  • Supervise the line to achieve production schedules with the goal to meet the customer request date.
  • Assist with other related duties as required or assigned.

What you’ll need to bring to the table:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Must be available to work overtime.
  • Basic knowledge of ISO 9000.
  • Basic knowledge of SPC.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Requires ability to differentiate between colors.
  • Blueprint reading skills required.
  • Ability to learn the use of a personal computer.
  • Know use of inspection tools.

OTTO’s Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Discount Program
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Profit Sharing Bonus
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Company Picnic
  • Holiday Party
  • AND numerous OTTO celebrations throughout the year!

OTTO Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

OTTO Engineering does not accept unsolicited resumes from third party recruiters, agencies, or similar organizations; any submissions will not be honored.