Aleris is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of aluminum rolled products, with approximately 14 facilities in three geographically aligned business units in North America, Europe and China. We serve a variety of end-use industries, including aerospace, automotive, defense, building and construction, transportation, packaging, and consumer goods. Our team is seeking to add a talented Production Supervisor to our facility in Clayton, NJ.
This front-line leader (FLL) is a critical member of the plant leadership team. The FLL participates in the development and leads the execution of strategies and plans for their area(s) of responsibility utilizing continuous improvement (Aleris Operating System - AOS). The FLL provides leadership, direction, coaching, and development to motivate and sustain high levels of employee performance. The FLL consistently meets or exceeds desirable results in the areas of health, safety, and environmental, quality, on-time delivery, cost (OEE, absorption, yield, etc.), and employee engagement. The FLL also understands and enforces company policies, procedures, and practices in accordance with country and/or state regulatory, statutory, ethical and/or compliance standards.
Health, Safety, & Environmental
Production, Maintenance, and Quality
Relentless Drive for Improvement
High school diploma is required.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Strong analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills. Proficient with Microsoft Office. Ability to learn new software packages quickly and apply knowledge to daily tasks and projects.
Ability to work independently with minimal direction.
Work with a sense of urgency daily.
Ability to provide clear task assignments, create a shared understanding of strategic direction, promote a sense of purpose, and inspire motivation.
Ability to bring together appropriate people and information to make timely, effective decisions.
Ability and confidence to make decisions relating to role’s accountabilities.
Ability to achieve results, manage multiple tasks and objectives and to manage change.
Provide constructive feedback, provide information clearly and generate solutions.
Bachelor or Associates Degree, plus 1-2 years of Industrial leadership experience; related experience and/or training in a manufacturing environment.
Works effectively across organizational/department boundaries
Experience working with manufacturing based technology, processes, and principles.
Knowledge of lean manufacturing and ISO9001:2015 to improve productivity and performance.
Ability to demonstrate effective team leadership and team membership skills.
Aleris is an equal opportunity employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Our HR teams will reach out to the applicants who met the qualifications and most closely aligned with requirements of the position.