Night Shift Production Supervisor (Prairieville)

18 Jan 2019

Night Shift Production Supervisor (Prairieville)

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EME Company has been in business for over 60 years. We are a medical textile company with a new production facility in Prairieville, LA. We are experiencing remarkable growth and are seeking a hard working, motivated, and energetic individual to work for a great company! EME's culture provides employees a professional, safe and positive work environment with numerous opportunities for growth and success.

EME is seeking an experienced Night Shift Production Supervisor having 3-5 years of experience. The Production Supervisor is responsible for organizing, directing, and controlling all shift production functions and activities in conjunction with the direction of the Production Manager.

Experience in textile manufacturing is a plus.


The Night Supervisor shall:

• Oversee activities of production operators.

• Must keep employees oriented to their job functions, ensuring they have the necessary knowledge to complete the tasks laid out in their job description.

• Have a good understanding of what it takes to complete any task that he/she is designating an employee to perform, to the point of being able and willing to do the job themselves if need be.

• Ensure smooth production operation during shift.

• Perform emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production.

• Supervise production line operation in accordance with plant policies and procedures.

• Train and coach production line employees.

• Responsible for shift schedule to include: work station assignments and rotations, employee training, and shift rotations.

• Have basic knowledge of all production machines. Make any necessary change-over when necessary.

• Responsible for quality control. Make adjustments as necessary during shift to produce product within specifications. Reject product outside of specifications.

• Communicate with General Manager regarding daily, weekly, monthly activities, shipments, receiving, etc.

• Manage the scheduling of production and create work travelers.

• Make sure all production workers stay productive through their shift, especially when their machines are down for repair.

• Be able to assist or find answers for employees with questions regarding production.

• Operate forklift when needed.

• Assist in production as necessary.

• Ensure a clean and safe work area.

• Communicate to maintenance any outstanding repair needs.

• Sign all work travelers for the night shift.


• EME provides a full package of benefits including health and medical insurance, matching contribution 401k plan, 9 paid holidays and paid time off for vacation and illnesses.

Job Type:

• Full-time.


• $15-17 / hour - DOE

To be considered:

• all candidates will be required to pass a drug screen

• all candidates must have a successful track record of supervisory experience

Please submit a current resume detailing the applicable experience for this position.

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