2nd Shift Supervisor

Location Newark
Discipline: Manufacturing and Production, Administrative, Technical
Salary: $27-30/hr
Job ref: 155
Published: 1 day ago

Thompson First Group is currently seeking a qualified Maintenance Technician for a local client in Newark, DE.

Job Duties:

Overseeing staff:

  • Includes: creating a positive, team-oriented work environment; modeling and encouraging clear, direct, and constructive communication; prioritizing and overseeing daily tasks; adjusting staffing to align with priorities and the abilities of teams to reach production goals; nurturing the growth of effective and productive teams; overseeing and directing shift supervisors; ensuring company policies are enforced; conducting employee performance evaluations; assisting Personnel in filling vacancies; attending meetings as necessary

Overseeing production:

  • Includes: performing quality inspections; ensuring quality procedures are followed; reviewing shift paperwork for accuracy and completeness; helping teams to meet production goals; minimizing cycle loss and scrap rate; minimizing machine down time; maintaining a well-organized, efficient, safe work environment


  • Includes: evaluating training needs of molding department employees; planning, overseeing and conducting employee training; training documentation; providing and documenting regular feedback to employees during their probationary periods; ensuring temporary workers know essential safety, quality, and production information

Overseeing materials usage:

  • Includes: minimizing scrap production and waste; checking that the correct resin and color concentrate is being used in each line; checking for correct let down ratios; overseeing the proper labeling and storage of excess resin and regrind; ensuring that the materials area and regrind room are clean and well-organized.

Food Safety:

  • Maintain a “food safe” environment. Report any food safety or quality related issues to the Production Supervisor or Quality Manager

  • Perform all duties necessary to meet Company and Regulatory requirements/standards as prioritized by the Company, HACCP, and SQF.

  • Identify problems relating to Food Safety and the Quality of raw material, processes, quality system, or safety system, by performing Production/Quality Checks as assigned.

  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of nonconformities relating to Food Safety and Quality of the product, processes, quality system, or safety system

  • Respond immediately to all quality issues. Notify the Production Supervisor and lab personnel when a bottle quality problem is found.

  • Control further processing or delivery of nonconforming product in terms of Food Safety and Quality issues until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected.

Thompson First Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical ormental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.