Production Supervisor – 2nd Shift

Job description

Production Supervisor – 2nd Shift

At Sheffield Pharmaceuticals, the home of the original Sheffield Toothpaste, we offer exclusive, quality, branded products to promote wellness and relief to our customers. Our wellness and first aid products include a variety of creams and ointments, nasal products, and toothpaste all made in the USA since 1850.

We are currently seeking a Production Supervisor with a background in manufacturing and a desire to leverage their experience and passion for leadership in order to lead, coach and motivate teams to produce quality products in a LEAN Manufacturing environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner with Filling Manager to control and drive LEAN production and achieve SQDCC KPI’s
  • Coordinate with Filling Manager to schedule nightly production
  • Manage 2nd shift production according to pick sheets and production batch sheets as directed, complying with S.O.P. and cGMP procedures
  • Supervise Filling department’s second shift Filling team to meet deadlines and production expectations with little or no Supervision
  • Direct and assign work to hourly production team to maximize shift production
  • Conduct employee evaluations on review dates
  • Perform all shutdown procedures at the end of the shift
  • Coordinate and ensure cleaning, repair and set-up of the filling lines and ensure department cleanliness and organization
  • Understands, communicates, and facilitates a continuous focus on safety in order to ensure a safe working environment and compliance with all safety and environmental policies
  • Involvement in team hiring, coaching and discipline, and termination decisions
  • Maintain proper liaison with all departments to contribute to the team philosophy
  • Team training to ensure safety and compliance with S.O.P.’s, DEP, EPA, OSHA, FDA, and cGMPs
  • Follow all Environmental and OSHA requirements and attend applicable training sessions
  • Continuous improvement of manufacturing operations
  • Departmental reporting as needed for shift
  • Other assigned tasks as necessary assigned by Management


· Minimum of 3 years in a manufacturing, including at least 1 year in a lead or supervisor capacity

· Minimum of 1 year in a LEAN Manufacturing environment

· Ability to lead high-performing production teams to produce quality results

· Ability to see the “big picture” and exercise good judgment and on-the-fly decision making

· A sense of urgency and a focus on driving efficient operations

· Experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing a plus

Sheffield Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunity to employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or other basis protected by law.