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Machine Shop Supervisor

Company: Flexicrew Technical Services
Location: Kenner
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Machine Shop Supervisor Overview: Kenner, LA: Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) is seeking a highly motivated individual ideally from the high precision and CNC machining industry to supervise and support the daily production machine shop activities. This is a ---hands on--- role where the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate ability to plan, program, set and implement machining tasks on a variety of CNC machines. A strong background in manual machining techniques would be an advantage along with supervisory experience. Essential Duties: -- Training and development of operators to ensure proper execution of the defined processes. -- Assist with the management and planning of production/workload in accordance with business priorities. -- Continuous improvement of manufacturing processes to achieve cost, quality and delivery objectives. -- A good knowledge of appropriate cutting data for machining a variety of materials including stainless steel, carbon steel, high alloy steel, and brass. Requirements/Skills: -- Strong knowledge of the equipment within a machine shop, experience of manufacturing precision parts to tight tolerances on CNC machines, lathes, and millers. -- The ability to program both driven Y, C axis lathes and more essentially horizontal and vertical milling machine centers. -- A good knowledge of CNC programming techniques, production fixtures and production tolling design. -- Ideally have experience of both turning and milling on manual machines and demonstrate hands on capability. -- Excellent communication skills and a proactive team player. -- Strong supervisory, people management, motivational and training skills. -- Ability to provide solutions to decrease cycle times and overcome day to day machining issues. -- Flexibility and ability to adapt to change. -- Ability to understand interpret engineering drawings. -- Able to use a wide variety of measuring equipment. -- Maintain a safe working environment ensuring all company procedures are followed. -- Commitment, dedication, and willingness to succeed and progress is a must. -- Ideally the successful candidate will hold a relevant qualification in Mechanical and/or Production Engineering, however candidates who have considerable experience are also encouraged to apply. -- CNC programming and setting experience. -- General computer skills. Challenges: -- Fast-moving manufacturing business with high focus on improving, developing in-house machining capabilities. -- The business can sometimes need to work to tight deadlines from a demanding customer base. -- Expanding Machine shop with new further capital investment planned in the near future. Physical Requirements: -- Prolonged periods of standing, walking, bending, and stretching. -- Physical ability to operate machines. -- Must be able to lift 35 pounds at a time. Equal Opportunity Statement: Flexicrew Technical Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with FTS is governed on the basis of merit, competence, and qualifications. Employment or consideration will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status. Company Description Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) was founded in 2015 to meet the growing demand for technical and professional talent. We are a WBENC Certified executive and technical search firm providing custom-tailored staffing solutions and talent acquisition to the Gulf South Region and nationwide. FTS is a three-time honoree of INC. 5000---s list of fastest growing companies in the U.S. At Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS), we combine relevant industry expertise with a commitment to making a positive difference in the communities and businesses we serve. FTS emphasizes custom-tailored search solutions designed to alleviate the unique challenges of our valued client partners. Our industry-leading technical recruiters focus on providing exceptional talent ranging from C-Level executives to mid-level professionals to early career candidates on a direct hire, contract/contract to hire basis, and more Interested in learning more about our services? CLICK HERE, or visit:

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