United States, St. Louis, MO, Laundry & Home Care

Production Supervisor


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  • The Sulfonation and Processing Team Manager is responsible for leading and coordinating the activities of personnel in the conversion of raw materials into finished goods at the St. Louis plant.
  • This role is also responsible for keeping equipment operating efficiently in order to meet department goals and standards. In addition, the leader achieves all operational goals for safety, quality, customer service, and cost control.
  • Safety is a fundamental aspect of the role and is part of everyone’s responsibility.
  • Point of accountability for leading day-to-day execution of business results that are focused on key performance measures of safety, quality, reliability, and productivity.
  • Leading team development and boundary management that allows the team and the individuals on the team to increase their skills, performance, and results in order to meet the needs of downstream customers. 
  • Lead troubleshooting and problem solving of production concerns.
  • Delivers manufacturing results by planning, monitoring, and appraising job performance and communication of job expectations.
  • Compliance with all safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures; conformance and support with facility quality management system.


  • BS/BA degree with preference for Engineering graduates or significant work experience that demonstrates technical skills, job knowledge, and personal characteristics listed in this position description or equivalent experience.
  • 3 years minimum experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably chemical processing and raw material conversion.
  • Implement HPS tools and systems; Creative ability to embrace and drive change within the assignment area. 
  • Demonstrates respect for the capability of others, resolves interpersonal conflicts, builds trust, is responsive to others’ needs, and works well in a team environment. 

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JOB ID: 21020630
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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