Lamination Supervisor- Blue Wave Boats

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Blue Wave Boats is hiring. This is your opportunity to Ride the Wave into a career with America’s top bay boat brand. Founded in 1992, Blue Wave Boats builds legendary bay boats from 19 – 28’, including 2800 Pure Hybrid, the world’s largest bay boat. Operations are based in a state-of-the-art 165,000 sq ft facility in Seminole, OK.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team in Lamination, RTM and Gel coating
  • Set production schedules for departments based on demand
  • Train, cross-train, instruct and direct work activities of employees
  • Monitor schedule and daily production, adjust as needed to meet manufacturing goals
  • Monitor work activities across production departments adjusting resources as needed to meet goals
  • Support team as needed to maintain optimal productivity
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with establish policies and procedures
  • Utilize Lean principles to maximize efficiencies
  • Create culture of continuous improvement reducing waste and maximizing resources
  • Resolves personnel issues by analyzing, investigating issues, identifying solutions, recommending action
  • Establish tracking method to gauge, teach and implement KPI’s (key performance indicator)
  • Perform time studies to assist with BOM’s (bill of materials)
  • Identify issues and develop an action plan to correct
  • Enforce company policies and guidelines
  • Communicates with and assists other departments as needed
  • Lead by Example

Qualifications & Competencies

  • 3 plus years of supervision and production planning experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous lamination experience
  • Ability to coach personnel
  • Experience with process improvement and managing process
  • Ability to address issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritize projects
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally both verbally and written
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to be standing for long periods of time
  • Ability to travel the production facility
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds
  • Ability to kneel, bend, climb, stretch, reach and lean

To apply, please email your resume to hr@bluewaveboats.com

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