Production Supervisor 3rd shift

Location:  Columbus, US


About US

Hirschvogel Group is one of the largest international automotive suppliers of steel and aluminum forging as well as machining. Innovation has always been integral to our business. At our Columbus Ohio facility we do everything we can to achieve the best solution for our customer no matter how challenging the task. The car you are driving probably has a Hirschvogel part!


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We strive for a culture of respect, openness, cooperation, and responsibility among all employees. Start a new career, enhance on your current skills, and position yourself for stability and growth.


About the Role

We are currently looking for a Billet Prep Supervisor to direct and train labor force to meet production requirements by creating clear lines of communication while enforcing job instructions, safety requirements, quality requirements and adherence to company policy.



Our ideal candidate represents the company in a professional manner and demonstrates openness to accept change and innovative ideas while cooperating with others in a spirit of mutual respect and responsibility for the duties assigned to them.

  • Optimizing and improving production processes in terms of productivity, efficiency, quality, equipment availability and cost control
  • Managing, developing, and training operator and in the responsible department
  • Ensure process flow is adhere to the production sequence
  • Responsible for proper dispositioning of non-conformant products as per guideline from ME and lead supervisor
  • Ensure staff are following standard operating procedures and are receiving appropriate training (enforce SOP)
  • Execute production schedules to full extent and adapt in case of business exigency with coordination of shift supervisor from other areas.
  • Be an active part of hiring and interviewing process as instructed by Lead Supervisor
  • Ensure documents required to do the job are available
  • Create training documents in company specified method.
  • Manage mechanical devices considering safety instructions, and initiate maintenance and repair activities
  • Ensuring clean and ergonomic workplaces in the responsible department
  • Implement good company/employee relations, including cooperation and teamwork
  • Has limited disciplinary power (disciplinary action must be coordinated with management, i.e. HR, Lead Supervisor, and Operations Manager)
  • Provide regular and annual reviews to operators
  • Assisting maintenance during major breakdowns
  • Ensuring unambiguous and effective internal and external communication
  • Perform all duties deemed necessary by superior
  • Adherence to 5S principles
  • Own the responsibility of cleaning and safety guidelines as instructed by the manager/supervisor.
  • Comply with all additional directives from the management team.


Location & Commitments

  • Monday – Friday, Onsite Columbus OH
  • Permanent, Full Time, Third Shift 11:00 pm – 7:15 am (40 hour)
  • Overtime, Alternate shifts, and Weekends may be necessary for business needs.


Candidate Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Minimum 5 years of operator experience in Billet Prep area
  • 3 years of supervisor experience in manufacturing environment
  • Degree/certification in mechanical or industrial discipline preferred
  • Expertise in leadership, communication, team building, blue prints, measuring devices and extensive technol knowledge


Benefits We Offer

  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, vision, and dental insurances.
  • 401K Program
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Fitness Subsidy
  • Employee Discounts
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Direct Deposit
  • Sign On Bonus $1,000
  • Referral Program
  • Health Savings Account



All qualified candidates will receive employment consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.