OTTO Engineering

Line Supervisor

About the company

OTTO designs and manufactures controls solutions and two-way radio communication products for a variety of unique and standard applications. We are recognized worldwide for superior performance, pioneering products and outstanding customer service. On land, sea or air, customers rely on OTTO Controls'​ innovative switches and operator control solutions to deliver exceptional precision and performance. Customers in the Military, law enforcement, public safety and commercial markets depend on OTTO Communications' two-way radio accessories to deliver unsurpassed clear and secure communications.

Job description

Our Line Supervisor manages the operators who perform the assembly on complex and/or highly repetitive types of products. Responsible for the output and quality of his or her assigned line. Specifically, the Line Supervisor will: - Communicate instructions or work specifications from Supervisor/Manager to line employees. - Motivate workers to meet quality standards, production process standards, and ISO 9001 procedures. - Continually monitor and maintain 100% labor efficiency. - Insure proper training, and cross training of operators. - Manage the line so as to minimize rework. - Manage the inventory and control scrap. - Maintain a neat and orderly work environment. - Manage the SPC and data collection efforts. - Maintain a safe working environment. - Communicate to both management and operator. - Conduct annual performance appraisals. - Require the ability to support multiple projects. - Keep production schedule current and communicate component shortages, finished products and work order issues to your manager and the materials group. - Required to diagnosis and correct problems. - Ability to understand and run the line, to current production philosophies such as continuous flow and lean manufacturing. - Ability to suggest and implement ideas to improve line flow and setup. - Supervise the line to achieve production schedules with the goal to meet the customer request date. - Assist with other related duties as required or assigned.

Job benefits

- Medical Insurance - Dental Insurance - Vision Insurance - 401(k) with a company match - Tuition Assistance - Life Insurance Benefits - Competitive Pay - Profit Sharing Bonus - Paid Vacation and Holidays - Company Picnic - Holiday Party - AND numerous OTTO celebrations throughout the year!

Job requirements

- Bachelor’s degree preferred - Must be available to work overtime - Basic knowledge of ISO 9000 - Basic knowledge of SPC - Good communication and organizational skills - Requires ability to differentiate between colors - Blueprint reading skills required - Ability to learn the use of a personal computer - Know use of inspection tools

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Onsite | United States, Carpentersville



0-1 years