Shift Supervisor, 2nd Shift

Madison Heights, MI /
Production /
Trevco helps the world’s largest brands materialize their vision through designing, manufacturing, and selling licensed consumer products. Over 800+ brands are partnered with Trevco including Warner Bros (Superman, Batman, Harry Potter) CBS & Showtime, Star Trek, NBC Universal, DreamWorks, 80s Rock bands such as ACDC, KISS, sports leagues like the NHL, and so many more.

Trevco is looking for a hands-on 2nd Shift Supervisor who can dive in and make an immediate impact. At Trevco, We Crave Untapped Potential, and if you feel the same, you’ll find ample opportunity to make your mark. This is for a true-blue warehouse person who does not accept mediocre.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Ensures safety for all employees on shift and maintains OSHA standards
- Works closely with leads, operators, and cross functional team support to ensure all products meet Trevco’s high quality standards
- Conducts admin tasks for shift production employees such as but not limited to hourly timecard approval, hourly PTO, hourly attendance policy tracking and accountability.
- Works with production (PLANT) manager on hourly employee accountability and coaching
- Provides leads and operators with daily production plans and support to achieve them
- Responsible for managing employee headcount on shift and all KPI’s that are impacted by it
- Ensures staffing is sufficient to achieve all forecasted volume
- Ability to adapt and adjust as production needs change in order to maintain KPI’s and marketplace expectations given any volume required daily
- Ensures Shift is maintaining marketplace production metrics
- Ensures efficiencies (units per labor hour) are met within each production cell or category
- Ability to motivate employees and advocate for employee development and future growth
- Ability to take on any additional tasks that may be required to ensure plant success

Producing and shipping:
- Oversee production staff including leads, operators and shippers
- Responsible for maintaining KPI’s for the shift and ensuring daily vendor compliance is met
- Maintain an hourly performance board and display for the team
- Maintain cleanliness of machinery, workstations and production spaces
- Obsess over organization of production space, operating stations, shipping stations
- Make suggestions for productivity improvements
- Hold daily meetings with leads to ensure goals are set and daily expectations are met
- Communicate end of day production results to plant manager and the first shift production supervisor
- Work with technicians to ensure machine up-time is front of mind

People Management:
- Supervise our growing second shift team including leads, operators, and shippers
- Build production staff thru hiring, training, and evaluating new employees
- Motivate and disciplining staff, including annual reviews
- Communicate with other departments (Purchasing, Warehousing, Customer Service, etc.) to ensure visibility of all inventory related challenges and to process any requests
- Work cross-functionally with the second shift warehouse supervisor

Desired Skills and Expertise

    • 5+ years of manufacturing supervision experience
    • Excellent understanding of production management procedures, yield and inventory control
    • Supervision and people skills, team player, champions cross training initiatives
    • Proficient computer skills: Microsoft, Ship-Station and NetSuite is a plus
    • Ability to work weekends and extended hours during peak season