BUTLER PARACHUTE SYSTEMS, INC   ROANOKE, VA   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on May 14, 2024

Butler Parachute Systems, Inc. located in Roanoke, VA is hiring experienced Production Supervisor to join our committed team that is dedicated to delivering our customers the highest quality parachutes in the industry. If you are an energetic, self-motivated individual with the drive to become part of a growing organization do not hesitate to respond today.

As a member of the Butler Parachutes team, you will enjoy a 4-day work week Monday-Thursday 6am – 430pm, no nights or weekends. We also offer a competitive  salary  and full benefit package. 

  • Job Summary: 
    The Production Supervisor will oversee and manage production shift employees and ensure compliance 
    with safety, quality, and quantity standards. 
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: 
     Trains and manages production employees on the assigned shift. 
     Oversees the daily workflow and assignments of the production shift. 
     Provides constructive and timely performance evaluations. 
     Oversees production operations on assigned shift. 
     Prepares work schedules to ensure efficient operations. 
     Maintains knowledge of processes and equipment. 
     Ensures that products are identified, weighed, and warehoused correctly. 
     Troubleshoots issues that arise. 
     Notifies maintenance department of equipment problems. 
     Ensures that employees comply with applicable safety regulations, policies, and procedures. 
     Ensures paperwork is completed and signed correctly. 
     Performs other related duties as assigned. 
  • Required Skills/Abilities: 
     Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production operations and machinery. 
     Excellent supervisory and leadership skills. 
     Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
     Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. 
     Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines. 
     Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. 
     Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate. 
     Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software to complete reports and logs. 
     knowledge preferred but not required. 
  • Education and Experience: 
     High school diploma or equivalent required. 
     Prior work experience with Industrial sewing machines preferred. 
    Physical Requirements:
  •  Must be able to traverse the production facility. 
     Must be able to lift 25 pounds at a time.