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Job Title:

Machine Shop Supervisor


Position Summary:

Supervise Machinists and Machine Shop work in Walton, KY.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand, administer and enforce all corporate and plant safety and compliance rules to employees under direct supervision.
  • Utilize lockout/tagout as required and ensure employees are following all procedures as specified. Ensure guarding is in place at all times.
  • Monitor and ensure employees have a safe work environment.
  • Reinforce PPE policies, requiring all employees to wear steel toed shoes, hearing protection, safety glasses, hair nets/beard nets, etc.
  • Ensure work area is kept clean and organized during shift, in accordance with 5S standards.
  • Monitor and ensure that all employees are following all applicable food safety policies and procedures.
  • Supervise Machinists and their work, and assign duties as necessary, making sure their work runs on schedule and meets company standards for safety, quality, production, waste, housekeeping and cost.
  • Ensure that work is done correctly and in a timely fashion, minimizing breakdown time.
  • Plan and schedule work to be done in the most cost efficient manner possible.
  • Troubleshoot in plant in order to discover potential hazards or breakdowns.


Candidate Requirements:

  • High school degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 3-5 years experience as a machinist, with at least 2 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • AUTOCAD and CNC experience a plus.


Please no recruiting agencies

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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City:  Walton
State:  KY

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: CNC, Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing