A drone (combat quadrocopter) manufacturer from Southern Ukraine ramping up production.
20 травня 2023 miltech

Production Supervisor (вакансія неактивна)

Миколаїв $700–1200

What to Expect

A drone manufacturer is looking for a Production Supervisor to lead a vibrant and fired-up team of engineers while managing operations and driving metrics in critical areas in our production facility in southern Ukraine.

In this role, you will work cross-functionally with our manufacturing and operations team. The successful candidate is a self-starter with strong leadership capabilities that can manage multiple projects and priorities at the same time.

What You’ll Do

  • Establish a resilient and motivated production team capable of consistently achieving ambitious production targets while delivering products of high quality.
  • Facilitate collaboration between the production team and engineering to enhance product manufacturability and line productivity.
  • Provide support in issue resolution, including investigating root causes and tracking corrective actions.
  • Ensure that quality standards are upheld throughout production and prevent defective products from leaving workstations or team areas.
  • Develop and maintain Standardized Manufacturing Instructions utilized by assembly team members in production.
  • Optimize labor utilization, reduce waste, and reduce variability.
  • Set up a work plan and priorities for the team based on the business plan and needs.
  • Management of the team includes proactively planning for labor needs in light of production ramp-up, communicating job expectations, performing employee performance and objectives reviews, and managing the team in alignment with company policies and procedures.

What You’ll Bring

  • Academic background in one of the following: STEM, Economics, Linguistics.
  • 2+ years of experience overseeing technology production facilities.
  • Experience in selecting and developing new team members.
  • Proficient in working with and developing performance metrics for production operations.
  • Capable of thriving under pressure while effectively managing competing priorities and tight deadlines.
  • Exhibit strong organizational skills with a keen eye for detail.
  • Fluent in using Google Sheets.
  • Ability to adapt to a flexible work schedule, including nights and weekends.

Nice to Have

  • Practical experience in building or operating drones.
  • Experience with product version control.
  • Experience in Tableau or Looker.
  • Experience with Agile management methodologies.