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Shift Manager Plant Operations - Agglomerator

Company: US Steel
Location: Duluth
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:


Shift Manager Plant Operations - Agglomerator



Diversity Commitment

UNITED BY STEEL - We are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace culture and celebrate the diversity of our employees. We are all responsible to live these principles and lead by example as we prioritize the physical and psychological safety of every team member.

Job Description

United States Steel Corporation is looking for a Shift Manager Operations, responsible for utilizing a hands-on approach to effectively deal with technical and non-technical issues related to production by recognizing potential problems and making critical decisions with little input from other managers. In addition, this role will be directing the safe, efficient and economical operation of the facility, and coordinating activities of workers engaged in overseeing the operation. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively engage teams and promote an environment of respect, communication, and collaboration through two-way communication and encouraging new ideas and different perspectives that drive individual, team, and company success. Job Responsibilities - Administer the U. S. Steel safety program to ensure a safe work environment, including proper housekeeping. - Coordinates, organizes, and directs activities of the operating crew. Supervises union employees and works closely with vendors and contractors. - Monitors all steps of the operation to ensure Standard Quality and Operating Practices and guidelines are being followed. - Reduce unit downtime and improve performance of facility equipment. - Develop and implement operating methods and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality. - Plan and directs production activities for products in keeping with effective operations and cost factors. - Implementation of the production plan by coordinating material movement and equipment operation to meet customer specifications - including quality and delivery requirements. - Assist workers in diagnosing malfunction in machinery and equipment. - Devise and implement cost saving strategies. - Perform administrative activities such as scheduling crews, completing production reports, conducting safety conversations, and complying other reporting as necessary. Requirements - High school diploma or GED required. Preferred candidate will have a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Operations Management, Business Management, Industrial Technology or similar degree program or equivalent years of demonstrated knowledge in large industrial or maintenance/operation environment. - Minimum of 2 years work experience supervising crews in a manufacturing or industrial environment - preferred candidate will have experience supervising unionized employees - Working rotating shifts which will include extended workdays, weekends, and holidays. Level and compensation will be based on experience.

Requisition Type


Company Overview

U. S. Steel is a leading steel producer founded in 1901. Today, we're a greener company with an infinitely recyclable product, the world's only LEED-certified steel mill, and an ambitious plan to reduce emissions.

We make products that make everyday life possible - automotive, construction, appliance, energy, container, and packaging industries all benefit from our innovation.

We show pride in our communities with company-sponsored employee volunteer programs, corporate contributions, partnerships in support of education, scholarships for our next generation of leaders, and many other programs. We are continually recognized for our commitment to our employees, most recently as a Most Loved Workplace (Newsweek 2021), a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality (Human Rights Campaign Foundation 2020 & 2021), and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion (Disability Equality Index 2021). It's easy to see why U. S. Steel employees take Pride in Our Past as we Build the Future, United by Steel.

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of electrical or mechanical maintenance in a heavy manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor's in Engineering, Operations Management, Business Management, Industrial Technology or similar field.

    Job Category

    Manufacturing & Production

    Competency Summary

    Think: Think Critically and Drive Change
    Lead: Develop Talent and Collaborate
    Do: Empower Performance and Deliver Results

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    Conducting business with integrity and with the highest ethical values has underpinned U. S. Steel's success for over 100 years, and it remains critical to our company's success in the future. U. S. Steel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) according to job qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, genetics, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, disability status or status as a protected Veteran or any other legally protected group status. (California residents may visit regarding collection of personal information and U. S. Steel's privacy practices.)


    United States Steel Corporation

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