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Dura-Line Night Shift Production Supervisor in Gainesville, TX

Company: Orbia
Location: Gainesville
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

At Dura-Line, we aspire to create a more connected world, because we believe every company, every community, every person deserves the chance to advance their lives through better access to high-speed broadband. We take pride in our state-of-the-art quality products and being recognized a key partner with all of the major telecommunications companies across the world. In one year, Dura-Line produced over 1.4 billion feet of digital network infrastructure. Dura-Line creates what connects us. Every time you pick up your cell phone, log into the internet, or use your i-anything, its because our HDPE pathways protect that delicate string of glass called a fiber optic cable that carries everything from precious pictures of your puppy to the latest sports scores. Your safety, health, family, work, entertainmentyour whole life; thats our connection.

Dura-Line is currently searching for an experienced Night Shift Production Supervisor to join the team at our Gainesville, TX site! In this role, you will directly supervise the daily operations of your team such as staffing, quality control, and schedule adherence. You will be responsible for being a good team player and able to lead your team to SUCCESS! The schedule for this role is 7:45 PM-8:00 AM on a 2-2-3 schedule and you must be able to train on the day shift.

Bring your proven people leadership skills to coach and mentor your team while determining best practices and implementing the practices on all shifts. You will be a hands-on, boots-on-the-ground, engaging, and involved leader to your team. You will lead by example and ensure to hit targets (in order of priority) in safety, quality, service, cost, and production. Your problem-solving skills will be key in this role! When goals are missed, we will look to you to understand why, and have suggestions for improvement.

In this critical role, you must be able to build a team that is dedicated and committed to excellence, with open communication, where all team members have a voice. You must be comfortable speaking in front of people and effectively delivering information, whether good or bad. You need to have 3-5 years of management/supervisor/lead experience & have a proven track record of leading direct reports.

As a Production Supervisor, you will need 3-5 years of production experience in manufacturing in roles having direct reports and shop floor accountability. Also, having a background in extrusion is a PLUS! You will need excellent multi-tasking skills with the ability to handle multiple projects with multiple deadlines, demonstrating an ability to prioritize between what is urgent and what is important.

What else can help you succeed in this role?

  • Technical and mechanical aptitude is a must! You will troubleshoot and assist with problems on the extrusion lines and select/install the correct tooling for changeovers on the lines
  • Use your organizational and multitasking skills to oversee production, monitor process control, and maintain documentation on all associates and equipment in the department
  • Proficient in utilizing Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to complete required daily and monthly reports on attendance, machine efficiency, scrap, process improvement, etc. (ERP/SAP experience is a plus!)
  • Lean, safety, and quality make up our culture! Daily Gemba walks, safety audits and quality checks will become part of your routine and team meetings.

We offer benefits, relocation assistance, tuition reimbursement, holidays, paid time off as well as many other benefits in a collaborative culture that focuses on innovation and teamwork.

JOIN THE TEAM: Discover how Dura-Line creates what connects us. Every day, in the little ways and the big ones, our lives depend on clear, consistent, reliable communication. Check out our products, history, and testimonials and apply today at

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Join Our Team: Dura-Line offers all its employees an exciting work environment and provides career opportunities in a continuously growing company. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce that represents our global customer base. Check out our products, history, and testimonials at

Dura-Line is part of a community of companies, known as Orbia, bound together by a shared purpose: to advance life around the world. Orbias business groups have a collective focus on insuring food security, reducing water scarcity, reinventing the future of cities and homes, connecting communities to data infrastructure, and expanding access to health and wellness with advanced materials. The business groups include Precision Agriculture, Building and Infrastructure, Fluor, Polymer Solutions, and Data Communications, which collectively pursue human centric solutions to global challenges.

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