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Senior Production Supervisor

Date: Feb 6, 2019

Location: Franklin Park, IL, US, 60131

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  7681  


Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.


We have an immediate need for a Production Supervisor II at our manufacturing plant located at our global headquarters in Franklin Park, IL. This position is responsible for planning, organizing and managing the effective utilization of people, materials, equipment and manufacturing processes within the assigned area to meet safety, production schedule, quality, inventory, cost and delivery objectives.




  • Directly supervise and follow up on scheduled work with all employees in assigned area of responsibility.
  • Responsible to meet established productivity targets and develop and implement corrective action plans when needed.
  • Produce quality parts and finished goods that meet established quality standards.
  • Review production schedule for needs and accuracy.
  • Ensure conformance to safety rules and regulations, labor agreement and employee rules of conduct.
  • Prepare required reports and maintains data in SAP concerning department activities.
  • Responsible for training of employees in proper methods and procedures.  Continues to develop and lead employees with on-going training.
  • Perform continuous improvement activities aimed at enhancing safety, efficiency, quality and costs.
  • Hire, train, evaluate and coach staff.  Resolve personnel performance issues.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.


Minimum Requirements:


  • 5 or more years’ work experience in a Manufacturing environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Working knowledge of material, tooling, machine tools and manufacturing process.
  • Proficient in use of computer applications - Microsoft Office.
  • Working knowledge of safety management process.
  • Technical skills and knowledge of assigned area.


Preferred Criterion:


  • 2 or more years’ supervisory experience in a Manufacturing environment.
  • Experience participating and leading Continuous Improvement activities.
  • Knowledge of SAP.  
  • Engineering degree preferred.


We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, and HSA, FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, wellness programs, on-site medical staff and fitness center


We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs:

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world




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We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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