Plating Supervisor

Location: Commerce, California US


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Job Number: 20141

Position Title:

External Description:
Plating Supervisor

Company: Monogram Aerospace Fasteners

Primary Location: 3423 S Garfield Avenue, Commerce, CA 90040 USA

Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time

Function: Manufacturing Production / Distribution

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Plating Supervisor

Monogram Aerospace Fasteners has established itself as the premier lead of blind bolt technology in the aerospace industry. Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Monogram, as a fastener manufacturer and supplier, has built its reputation on a commitment to innovation, high quality products, and unrivaled service.

Position Description:

Supervise staff in the wastewater, plating, lube, cleaning departments and chemical lab. Plan, organize, and administer overall quality of product and production levels. Responsible for the evaluation and disposition of rejects and corrective actions. Perform a wide range of administrative duties, coordinate with operations and personnel to ensure efficient and profitable operations and help achieve company goals and objectives. Main responsibilities will be employee relations, quality, productivity, cost improvement and performance measurements. Plan and assign work, implement policies and procedures, recommend improvements to production methods, equipment, procedures and conditions.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

Supervise and assure that quality control measures are at an acceptable level and are consistent with company QA manual.

Establish and maintain product flow throughout the department in accordance with production control priorities.

Assure overall quality of product and evaluation and disposition of rejects are in concurrence with Quality Assurance Manager and Product Managers.

Supervise the maintenance and replacement of all plating and cleaning solutions and equipment in the facility.

Perform administrative functions including overall personnel policies and procedures.

Responsible for requisitions of all supplies for the area.

Troubleshoot problems and implement corrective actions.

Implement quality control methods and processes to support quality planning.

Develop and test new methods related to Dry Film Lube and plating and institute and maintain documentation and control systems for all plating and cleaning processes.

Enforce safety regulations that affect the department and overall company safety policy.

Consistently meet production standards, complete performance appraisals, disciplinary actions, performance management, establish training procedures and introduce new personnel to proper procedures and policy.

Direct all lube, plating, cleaning, chemical lab, wastewater treatment system personnel, coordinate all wastewater and treating processes. Ensure we comply with all Laws and regulations, company, county, state and federal.

Plan, schedule, and coordinate departmental activities to fulfill sales orders and meet inventory requirements.

Improve working conditions (safety, quality, productivity, cost) and increase subordinates’ skills and capabilities through activity plans.

Ensures effective employee relations. Provides employee coaching and development. Makes employment decisions. Resolves employee issues through problem resolution.

Balances quality, productivity, cost, and safety to achieve positive results in all areas. Works to continuously improve in all areas.

Manages departmental performance measures, including visual controls and provides regular progress to manager.

Performs accident investigations, maintains proper inventory levels, manages department priorities, tracks absenteeism and time-keeping and is responsible for all other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s degree required in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering preferred.

Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a plating environment or a commensurate level of experience and responsibility.

Requires broad technical or administrative experience in a manufacturing plating environment.

Prior supervisor experience required.

Language Skills
Must have very strong leadership skills, with excellent oral and written communication skills, including group presentations. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Spanish a plus.

Mathematical Skills
Will have a thorough knowledge of all plating methods, techniques, and related equipment. Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications. Must be able to measure performance to goals and standards.

Reasoning Ability
Must have complete knowledge of production scheduling and shop operations.

Must be extremely organized. Able to think ahead and plan over a 30-day time span, analyze problems and come up with solutions, manage inventory, pay attention to the details.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Other Skills and Abilities
Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, able to work with vendors, customers and employees.

Must excel at working in a team environment and have a complete knowledge of production scheduling and shop operations.

This position requires the person to be highly organized, self-motivated and able to work independently.

Must be able to manage multiple tasks or priorities and easily adapt to changing situations.

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email) and ERP system.

City: Commerce

Location_formattedLocationLong: Commerce, California US

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Plating Supervisor

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 1126&site=1

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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.