Production Supervisor in Indianapolis, IN at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 5/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is currently seeking an experienced Production Supervisor for an assignment with a plastics manufacturer in Indianapolis, IN. This 2nd shift temp to hire position pays $19.00/hr. You must have prior experience in plastics to qualify for this position.


At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. We truly value our staff. Diverse employees enjoy safe work environments, fair supervision, reliable pay, and even benefits like medical coverage if you need it!

Our customer for this assignment has built its growth-oriented business practices which facilitate creative thinking and involvement from all employees. The Company is always changing and improving its processes in creating a better team-based positive work environment. In business since 1911, this industrial manufacturer prides itself on quality products and customer service. As a growth-oriented company, they are continually reinvesting in the form of new machinery, quality processes, technology, safety devices, along with training and other such forms of reinvestment.

A Production Supervisor on assignment with this customer will supervise production lines in accordance with plant policies and procedures. You will ensure employees are working in a safe and
productive manner during the shift.

Here are the duties you can expect on a day-to-day basis for this position: 
Supervise production lines in accordance with plant policies and
procedures including the bargaining agreement.
Train production employees
Ensure operations adhere to company safety standards
Ensure all work areas are clean and safe
Conduct employee performance reviews
Shift scheduling (but not limited to the following):
a. Employee placement based on customer needs
b. Employee cross training
c. Employee breaks
d. Assigning of overtime
e. Covering absent employees for next shift
f. Ensuring shift change is smooth and efficient
 Coordinating production start-up(s), change over(s) and shut
down(s) to utilize personnel and equipment for maximum
Working closely with the maintenance department to ensure needed
repairs are completed in a timely manner with minimum
interruption to production.
Working closely with Human Resource department to ensure
adequate staffing
Meeting production goals
Ensure quality meets specifications, make adjustments as needed reject any and all non-conforming and report any non-conforming produced on your shift to both Quality Control and Plant Manager
 Communicate with other Shift Supervisors' and Plant
Ensure all data entry is correct, close out any open runs from
your shift.
Make production runs ready for next shift.
Assist in production when necessary.
Learn how to operate each line when time permits.
Other duties as assigned.


It’s time to join a winning team. Apply today!


For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Indianapolis Recruiting Center

7176 Waldemar Drive

Indianapolis, IN 46268

Phone: (317) 803-2910

Job Requirements

  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Experience in plastics manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing process, procedures, and machinery.
  • Basic lift truck operation
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer
: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. IND1