Unit Supervisor II in Horicon, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Horicon, WI
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $25.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a Unit Supervisor for a leading manufacturer of construction and farm equipment in Horicon, Wisconsin.  In this role, you would be responsible for 15-30 2nd shift metal fabrication and welding employees. The Unit Supervisor is the first-line liaison between the production employees and the management staff and thus also serves the function of representing the company's interests with the shop floor staff.


  • Supervises and leads the development and execution of departmental plans to achieve objectives in safety, quality, schedule, efficiency and continuous improvement.
  • Investigates, analyzes and resolves various system, part, people or process issues to correct deficiencies, reduce costs, improve processes/performance.
  • Administers employee policies, practices, procedures and work rules appropriate for the unit.
  • Monitors individual and line performance and takes corrective action including discipline, as needed and responds to complaints to insure the Company and employees adheres to policies, practices, procedures and work rules.
  • Works with Safety Team in meeting company standards and enforces safety regulations to prevent and eliminate injuries.
  • Plans for maintenance of equipment and facilities to maximize the uptime and utilization of capital equipment assets.
  • Manages and controls costs to stay within the department operating budget targets.
  • Establishes employee environment regarding communications, feedback and overall guidance.
  • Ensures that assigned personnel have appropriate training, work instruction and tools to successfully do their job.
  • Directs departmental continuous improvement plans and activities.


  • 2-year degree required, 4-year degree highly preferred
  • 2-3 years general supervisor experience, preferably in a stamping and/or welding environment.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office (including experience with Outlook and Excel)
  • SAP experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with sheet metal fabrication, stamping, lasers, press brakes and welding needed
Shift will be 2nd shift, but could change depending on future requirements.
Overtime during the week and weekends is possible.
Payrate: $25/hr

Volt is an equal opportunity employer


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