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Production Supervisor - 3rd Shift

Production Supervisor - 3rd Shift

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Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions.  Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications.  We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence.  Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers.  In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®.  To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.


The Production Supervisor is responsible for all aspects of safety, quality and production on his/her shift and the direct supervision and training of hourly employees on his/her shift. This position requires the flexibility to work overtime and weekends as required. This position reports to the Production Manager.


The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:


  • Ensure that employee safety and a safe, clean work environment is the #1 priority, above all else
  • Ensure compliance with our Preventive Maintenance program
  • Maintain and build job skills through company training programs
  • Ensure that all employees on his/her shift are properly trained in the areas of safety and quality as well as all job functions
  • Completion of shift production and reporting paperwork
  • Adhere to ADS product sampling schedule
  • Daily allocation and management of available resources to accomplish the shift’s assigned production duties
  • Meet or exceed standard production efficiencies on all production lines
  • Understand and practice ADS CORE VALUES










Job Skills:


This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:


  • Mechanical aptitude & troubleshooting abilities
  • Leadership & motivational skills
  • Supervision & Training Skills
  • Ability to communicate with various levels within the organization
  • Computer skills – familiarity with Oracle preferred, MS Office required


  • Decision making and problem solving abilities



Educational Requirements:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent



Preferred Experience:


  • 1-2 years experience as ADS line operator or related experience
  • Supervisory training or related experience




Physical Requirements:


  • Ability to repeatedly lift 75 pounds to a height of 6 feet
  • Ability to stand and be mobile for a minimum of 8 continuous hours
  • Ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time in temperature extremes
  • Ability to use hands, arms and legs to physically handle and transport finished goods
  • Position requires full range of body motion including twisting, bending, reaching, squatting and ability to mount/dismount industrial equipment and vehicles


EEO Statement

Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.