Production Supervisor- 3rd Shift

Date: Aug 29, 2018

Location: Centerville, IA, US, 52544

Company: Dover Corporation

Hillphoenix is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services. The story of Hillphoenix is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Hillphoenix. Hillphoenix is part of the Refrigeration and Food Equipment segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.

Job Title:

Production Supervisor

FLSA Status:



Keosauqua/Centerville IA




Plant Manager



Manufactures products by supervising staff, organizing and monitoring work flow.


Essential Responsibilities:         

  • Ability to have positive interactions with all subordinates, peers, other departments/shifts, and members of management team
  • Support, communicate, implement, sustain, and consistently enforce all company policies and procedures
  • Build and sustain positive morale and attitudes among all reporting associates
  • Ability to set daily/weekly/monthly goals, communicating them effectively to associates
  • Initiate requisitions for open positions. Interview and select best candidates for positions.
  • Strong knowledge of organizational workflow and ability to delegate by assigning responsibilities and formulating schedules
  • Documentation of associate skills and knowledge
  • Conduct annual performance reviews on all direct reports
  • Keep accurate timekeeping in software systems. Plan, organize and coordinate shift activities
  • Train production associates on the job to perform up to safety, quality, productivity and housekeeping standards.
  • Ability to capture/analyze data regarding productivity- understand through observations the causes for high, low and stagnant productivity
  • Understand production requirements and direct resources appropriately to procure shipment items.
  • Ability to generate, and submit reports on performance and progress
  • Present rationale and experience utilized regarding your perspective/opinion. Communicate decisions with data and documentation
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications / Requirements:

  • High school diploma / GED required
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks in a complex, fast-paced environment
  • Proven work experience in a leadership role
  • Working knowledge of various types of manufacturing machinery and tools
  • Excellen computer skills, including Microsoft Office
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic- self-motivated and results driven
  • Excellent problem solving skills


Desired Characteristics:

  • A degree in technical, engineering or relevant field



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Iowa : Centerville

Sub Division : Hillphoenix Specialty

Job Requisition ID : 4382

Nearest Major Market: Ottumwa

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