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Manufacturing Shift Supervisor- Material Handling/Packing/Thermal (EPMS252)

Midway, TN, US, 37809

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID: (EPMS252)


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain wall, storefronts and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings and more.


Basic Function:  As the shift supervisor you will be responsible for employee safety and associated training, quality and accuracy, employee relations and daily Material Handling, Packing and Thermal operations.



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, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.



  • Learn, develop, and perform in a safety oriented and team driven environment
  • Ensure all employees follow operation standards and working practices developed by management and verify the conformance to specifications
  • Assist management with the compiling, storing, and retrieving of production data and other record keeping duties
  • Use data to assist in driving optimal departmental results defined by AOP
  • Kronos timekeeping & payroll
  • Assist with the company’s safety program to ensure a safe, healthy, and accident-free work environment in part by participating in the safety and 5-S programs of the department
  • Contribute to and support Process Improvement, Quality Assurance and Lean Manufacturing initiatives
  • Supervise a diverse work group
  • Handle employee relations issues
  • Process and cost improvements
  • Manage employee performance
  • Communicate the goals of the organization to the work force through both one on one, crew, toolbox, and safety meetings.
  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned



  • Be able to work 12 hour shifts on a 21 turn schedule days or nights.
  • Must have basic Packing & Material Handling process knowledge.
  • Must have equipment operation knowledge (Powered Industrial
  • Leadership attributes must be in line with OBE vision 
  • Prior management experience a plus.
  • Manufacturing experience required.
  • Must have developed PC computer skills w/ MS Word, Excel & PPT
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels. 
  • The ability to work in a team environment supportive of employees, the organization as well as safety and production efforts is a must.
  • A demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through teamwork.
  • Experience with employee training and development.
  • Quality orientation and attention to detail managing multiple priorities.
  • Ability to balance and achieve positive results in the areas of safety, quality, productivity, cost, and employee relations.




What OBE Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About OBE


OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link.

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.



Date Posted:  Nov 24, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

Job Segment: Employee Relations, Design Engineer, Business Process, Quality Assurance, Manager, Human Resources, Engineering, Management, Technology