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Production Supervisor 3rd shift

Date: Jan 1, 2022

Location: Morton, IL, US

Company: AGCO

Production Supervisor 3rd shift



Precision Planting is an innovative company that is changing the agriculture industry in remarkable ways.  In only twenty years, we have helped redefine agriculture in the US and globally.  Our products make growers more productive, increase yields, current agricultural practices more sustainable, and reduce the costs to feed a growing world.  Precision Planting is growing rapidly and has many new products and business opportunities it is pursuing to continue that growth.  We are entrepreneurial in our DNA, fast-paced in our actions, and value hard work, innovative thinking, open communications, and teamwork.  If you share these values, then we might be the right place for you to contribute, grow and succeed in your career. We are seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as our 3rd shift Production Supervisor.  This position’s role is responsible for overseeing the manufacturing process in all areas of production, including the oversight of employees. 



  • Responsible for the quality and efficiency of product assembled or packaged in their area
  • Provides immediate supervision & leadership to employees
  • Analyzes and resolves problems in defined areas and demonstrates solid knowledge of processes and procedures
  • Ensure that the schedule provided to them by the Manager is followed. Has primary responsibility for accurate reporting of completed work orders
  • Will spend a portion of time performing hands-on & supervisory job functions
  • Collaborates with the Manager in formulating and administering procedures and processes for the various tasks within the department
  • Responsible for bringing parts availability issues to the attention of the Production manager
  • Ensure that all cycle times are accurate for the various jobs by properly utilizing the p-track system
  • Partner with Manager to ensure team members are receiving clear & concise communication
  • Provide primary training of new staff and the development of Team Leaders
  • Complete employee yearly reviews
  • Work with team on continuous improvement for the various jobs within the department
  • Ensure that all safety procedures and guidelines are being followed
  • Work with Manager in scheduling staff
  • Partner with Manager to set priorities for job schedule 
  • Responsible for releasing work orders to the floor
  • Reports to Manager and performs other duties as required


Skills and Qualifications:

  • 3 plus years of experience in Manufacturing and/or Supervision in other related industries.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2-year degree, preferred
  • Experience in GP ERP System and SCALE WMS System, preferred
  • Ability to work nonstandard hours
  • Excellent communication skill, both written and verbal with all levels of the organization
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Team player who can communicate (verbal & written), effectively in a team environment
  • Self-motivation necessary to research solutions and improvements
  • Professional attitude necessary to handle multiple tasks in multiple departments
  • Ability to work under pressure of time and resource constraints
  • Knowledge of agricultural arts, machinery and equipment preferred


AGCO is an equal opportunity employer

Nearest Major Market: Peoria

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