Unit Supervisor III in Horicon, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Horicon, WI
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $28.9/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Job Title: 2nd Shift Maintenance Supervisor
Location: Horicon, Wisconsin
Hours:  Variable (2nd and sometimes 3rd Shift. Training on 1st Shift).  Overtime expected
Payrate: $28.90/hr
Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a Maintenance Supervisor for a leading manufacturer of construction and farm equipment in Horicon, Wisconsin.  In this role, you would be responsible for achieving departmental/area goals and objectives. You would supervise semi to highly skilled production and/or maintenance employees on an assigned shift to ensure the manufacture of products within established delivery, quality, safety and cost standards. The Maintenance 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.
  • 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.
  • Monitors Control Plans, troubleshoots workmanship problems and generally supervises production activities to ensure that manufactured products meet or exceed all established quality requirements.
  • 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.
  • Determines manufacturing and/or distribution priorities based on the production schedule and makes daily assignments including filling vacancies and assigning overtime in order to adhere to the Customer Delivery date.
  • Plans for maintenance of equipment and facilities to maximize the uptime and utilization of capital equipment assets.
  • Monitors and makes corrections to stay within the department operating budget targets.
  • Directs departmental continuous improvement plans and activities.
  • Implements and monitors safety programs and housekeeping.


  • Degree with 3+ years of supervisory experience or HS diploma/equivalent with 5+ years of supervisory experience
  • Very strong preference for supervisory experience within a maintenance environment.
  • Maintenance experience needed
  • Must be comfortable with computers and have experience with MS Office to include Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Able to work Weekends and off shift
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work unsupervised and make decisions
  • Organized and able to Multi Task
  • Experience in an Union Environment
  • SAP experience is strongly preferred

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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