Georgia Employer ASSISTANT SUPERVISOR in Villa Rica, Georgia

Novolex employs over 7,000 people across the globe. From our iconic corporate headquarters in South Carolina... to our 46 world-class manufacturing sites... to our new state of the art professional center near Charlotte... we strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do. Job Description Job Title: Assistant Production Supervisor Position Summary: The Assistant Production Supervisor assists the Production Supervisor in all manufacturing processes and procedures. Will take charge of the shift in Production Supervisor's absence. Will assist Production Supervisor in maintaining daily production paperwork. Will monitor daily shift operations and inform Production Supervisor of potential issues. Works in collaboration with employees, and management team to enforce safety and quality policies and procedures as dictated by company's handbook. Responsible for training new employees when Production Supervisor is not available. The Assistant Production Supervisor will occasionally perform same labor functions as the workers being supervised. Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities: Provides assistance to shift Production Supervisor in all manufacturing processes and procedures Oversees production to identify any production or equipment issues Assists in maintaining production paperwork for designated shift Will train new personnel on existing production protocol, safety and plant equipment Enforces company safety policies and procedures Assists Production Supervisor in observing daily shift operations and reports any new developments or concerns Complies with Heritage Bag's policies and procedures and safety requirements Oversees production quality to ensure exceptional finished products Oversee lead personnel Regularly communicates with maintenance staff about repair and maintenance needs of plant equipment Works with HR Specialist on new hires, terminations, and disciplinary actions Coordinates plant activities with Production Supervisor to ensure total plant manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner Works with Production Supervisor and HR Specialist to track and minimize labor overtime Encourages others to keep injuries and waste to a minimum Will occasionally perform labor functions as needed. May perform other duties as assigned. Candidate Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent. Previous supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Background with manufacturing methods, process improvement programs and procedures required. High levelof discretion, confidentiality and work ethics. Able to effectively communicate. Ability to successfully multi task in a fast pace environment. Must be certified in CPR, First Aid and Bloodborne Pathogens. About the Company Novolex is North America's leader in packaging choice and sustainability. The leadership of Novolex's packaging brands sprouts from innovation, a diversity of products and markets, and a dedication to sustainability and quality. The family of historic Novolex brands includes Bagcraft Packaging, Hilex Poly, Fortune Plastics, Duro Bag, De Luxe Packaging, Burrows Paper, Novolex Custom Film & Bag, International Converter, General Packaging Products, and Heritage Bag. Each of the Novolex brands brings a unique sustainability and product story in plastic, paper, foil, recycling, or composting applications. The Novolex brands are unified by four com... For full info follow application link. Novolex� an Equal Opportunity Employer.