3rd Shift Production Supervisor


Supervises and coordinates activities of production workers and workers engaged in packaging drug product and materials for storage or shipment by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

-Study production orders to ascertain type and quantity of product and other packaging requirements.
-Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
-Interprets specifications and job orders to workers, and assigns duties.
-Observe packaging operations.
-Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.
-Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
-Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of work crew.
-Analyze and resolve work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
-Initiate or suggest plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
-Maintain time and production records.
-Confer with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments

-Directly supervises 20 to 60 employees in the Production Department. Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Skills


Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.


Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.


Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.


Familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with ERP systems, Lotus Notes and Time and Attendance software.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.

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Allentown, PA



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, July 13, 2020

Job Type

Direct Hire

Anticipated Duration

Date Posted

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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Elite Technical Services, Inc. participates in the E-Verify program to confirm the employment eligibility of all persons hired. This means that we will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Elite Technical Services, Inc. will not use E-Verify to pre-screen job applicants.

Elite Technical Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.