Production Supervisor (Day Shift)

Company Name:
Gerdau is the leading producer of long steel in the Americas and one of the main suppliers of specialty long steel in the world. Gerdau products are sold on five continents, servicing the civil construction, industrial and agricultural industries. Gerdau products, in all their diverse forms, have a day-to-day presence in the lives of people homes, shopping centers, hospitals, bridges and hydroelectric plants; they are part of power and telephone lines; they are raw material for automotive parts and they can be found at work and on the farm.
We believe our employees are the best in the business. We have high standards and our employees constantly strive to reach even higher levels of success. Gerdau growth is based on our values and on a vision focused on excellence. We see customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, total safety in the workplace, a commitment to our stakeholders, employees, and communities, and profit as a measure of performance.



Gerdau is seeking a Production Supervisor (Day Shift) for its rebar fabrication facility in Plant City, FL.

Basic Function:
Supervise and coordinate workforce engaged in bar shop fabricating operations involving warehousing, material handling, shearing, bending and loading of reinforcing steel.
Maintaining scheduled production; meeting production goals and objectives.
Production of prescribed quality of product.
Optimum material use through scrap minimization and remnant control.
Proper, efficient and effective work methods.
Proper operation and utilization of equipment to prevent damage and minimize repair.
Maintain coordinated efficiency of operations with other supervisors, departments and services.
Selecting and training of employees.
Turnover and attendance control.
Resolving employee grievances.
Administering personnel policies and discipline.
Proper housekeeping of shop.
Carrying out company policy and programs.
Safe and efficient operation of the shop.
Other duties as business needs dictate.
Qualifications include:
Bachelor's degree in a related field.
2 - 5 years of supervisory experience in a similar fabrication, manufacturing, industrial or construction environment. Steel / rebar experience preferred.
Strong working knowledge of MS Outlook, Word and Excel. Experience with PowerPoint, SAP and aSa preferred. Exposure to CAD helpful.
Mechanical/Maintenance aptitude preferred.
Understanding with Lean Manufacturing techniques, 5S, Six Sigma, or similar process improvement tools helpful.
Typically working Monday through Friday during the day. Must also be able to work Saturdays during the summer and as business needs dictate.
Position requires prolonged work in non-heated or air conditioned environment.

Competencies: Strong interpersonal skills, good detail-orientation, ability to multitask, adaptable, team-oriented, strong problem-solving skills, takes initiative, flexible, safety-minded, focused on continuous improvement.

Gerdau offers opportunities for advancement in an ever challenging, high-tech environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with a world-class, multinational company. We recognize the contributions of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement.

Gerdau offers excellent benefits that start the FIRST DAY OF EMPLOYMENT!
Medical and Prescription
Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)
Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
Health Advocate Services
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement Program

Gerdau is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to diversifying its workforce. All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.
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