Manufacturing Supervisor - Weekend Shift Fri-Sun 5am-530pm
Company: Cirrus Aircraft
Posted on: June 9, 2021
Cirrus Aircraft's Mission is to deliver an aviation experience
that is the pinnacle of innovation, quality, and safety to our
customers. Cirrus Aircraft is the recognized global leader in
personal aviation and the maker of the best-selling SR Series
piston aircraft and the Vision Jet, the world's first single engine
Personal Jet and recipient of the 2017 Robert J. Collier Trophy.
Founded in 1984, the company has redefined performance, comfort and
safety in aviation with innovations like the Cirrus Airframe
Parachute System (CAPS) - the first FAA-certified whole-airframe
parachute safety system included as standard equipment on an
aircraft. To date, worldwide flight time on Cirrus aircraft has
passed nine million hours and over 170 people have returned home
safely to their families as a result of the inclusion of CAPS as a
standard feature on all Cirrus aircraft. Find out more at
Cirrus offers a competitive benefits package and is dedicated to
the advancement of general aviation. The Cirrus Flying Club offers
employees and their family members the unique opportunity to obtain
their private pilot's license in the comfort of a Cirrus or rent a
Cirrus for an impromptu adventure at a greatly reduced rate. We are
committed to investing in the future of our employees and company
by offering professional development and career progression
opportunities and we engage employees by offering several employee
and family events throughout the year, as well as the opportunity
to take part in activity clubs and community events.
Directs and coordinates activities to paint aircraft for both SR
and SF production lines. This position is responsible for leading
the weekend paint team and ensuring adherence to established
processes and quality standards. The weekend shift may expand to
cover both day and night shifts, which will require occasional
flexibility in work hours to ensure standardization across both
- Responsible for delivering clear and concise communication in a
timely manner to technicians and supervisor. Communicates company
vision and organizational goals and objectives
- Ensures all safety standards/ policies are met. Conducts
regular observations for safety compliance and corrects unsafe acts
- Responsible for employee training and qualifications. Assigns
trainers, monitors employees progress and makes changes to station
skill requirements as needed.
- Sets a standard of teamwork in assigned area; coaches and
guides employees, set plans for improvement, increasing production,
overcoming obstacles, and achieving on time delivery with high
quality to internal customers.
- Sets the standards for the production line in conjunction with
engineering (design, manufacturing, and process), sales/marketing,
and operations team. Reviews production orders/schedules to plan
the day-to-day department operations.
- Reviews production schedule, operating reports, and resolves
operational issues that come up to ensure minimum costs and prevent
- Responsible for hiring and conducting performance reviews
- Continually strives for process improvement, cost reduction,
and labor hour reduction in assigned area.
- Works to reduce scrap and NCR's (Non Conformance Reports), stay
within guidelines for overtime and monitor absenteeism.
- Properly reports weekly metrics in a timely manner.
- Must be able to fill out work instructions properly, able to
understand the planning flow and be able to adjust and explain the
- Must be able to understand all process specifications and
pertinent reference information.
- Familiar with Lean Manufacturing Principles and practices Lean
Principles throughout department. (Will be required to lead Lean
- Attention to detail required. Must be able to work as part of a
team. Ensures that all assigned work areas are kept clean, orderly,
and presentable at all times. Applies the 6S principle (Sort,
Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Sustain, and Safety).Complies with
all paperwork, such as work instructions, that govern job duties.
May be assigned to different work areas as production needs
- Performs other duties as assigned by the Manager, or
Education and/or Experience:
Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or
technical school; or two to five years' related experience and/or
training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of Internet software and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word,
and PowerPoint). Knowledge of Cirrus Aircraft's manufacturing
Additional Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities:
Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual
should demonstrate the following competencies:
- Technical skills: Possesses necessary skills and knowledge;
provides accurate, neat, and thorough work; pursues training and
professional development; and exhibits ability to learn and apply
- Interpersonal Skills: Communicates clearly; focuses on solving
conflict; maintains confidentiality; treats others with respect &
consideration; and works effectively in groups and with other
departments across the organization
- Continuous Improvement: Generates and uses creative ideas to
improve processes and services; and adapts to change.
- Dependability/Initiative: Assumes ownership of actions; follows
instructions, offers ideas, and follows through on commitments;
volunteers readily and offers to help and assist when work is
complete; and commits to additional hours when necessary.
- Attendance: Punctual, observes appropriate break and meal
periods; acceptable attendance record; properly utilizes time
clocks & time off request forms.
- Organizational Support: Supports organizational goals,
objectives, & values; adheres to all company policies & procedures;
observes safety & security procedures.
This opportunity is located in Duluth, Minnesota. As the home to
our corporate headquarters, Duluth is a four-season city on the
western tip of Lake Superior and was voted "Best Town" by Outside
Magazine. The splendor of the largest freshwater lake in the world
offers a multitude of outdoor activities for adventure or
rejuvenation. The North Shore lifestyle is known its year-round
activities, including bicycle and snowmobile trails, kayaking, rock
climbing, fishing, hiking, golfing, sailing and skiing. And as a
top employer in the area, Cirrus Aircraft was recently named "Best
Overall Large Company to Work for in the Northland" and "Best
Workplace Culture" by the Duluth News Tribune readers.
Cirrus is dedicated to a drug free work environment promoting
equal employment opportunity. Qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national
origin, color, age, disability, religion, pregnancy, veteran
status, marital and family status, sexual orientation, receipt of
public assistance, genetic information or any other characteristic
protected by applicable law.
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