Night Shift Production Supervisor - Fremont, CA at Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope Inc

Posted in Manufacturing 13 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Fremont, California

Job Description:



Job ID:  289239

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a division of Oldcastle, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.


We are seeking a full-time Production Supervisor at our Fremont, CA location. The Production Supervisor reports to the Plant Manager and is responsible for supervising and training manufacturing personnel in a manner consistent with Company policies and procedures. Other responsibilities include planning and managing the day to day allocation of resources (equipment, people, materials, and systems) in order to efficiently, safely, and cost effectively achieve performance targets. Performance improvement strategies such as coaching, training, and developing employees are also expected. The production supervisor also Implements and ensures adherence to company policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be safety conscious, energetic, and self-motivated.  Regular schedule is 5 PM to 5:30 AM.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for directing production and warehousing

  • Develop plans for efficient use of materials, machines, and employees

  • Ensuring that the plant production is cost effective

  • Monitoring the production processes and adjusting schedules as needed.

  • Making sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality

  • Review product quality and modify production and inventory control program

  • Working with other Supervisors & Managers to implement the company’s policies and goals

  • Liaising among different departments, e.g. suppliers, managers

  • Ensure complete compliance to prescribed QMS and 5S processes

  • Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed

  • Other duties as required


To be considered for a Production Supervisor position, the following conditions must be met:

  • Minimum 4 years supervisory experience

  • Certificate from college or technical school, or an equivalent experience

  • Organization and time management skills

  • Basic Computer knowledge

  • Understand units of measurement and be able to perform general mathematical equations.

  • Able to read and properly utilize a tape measure

Physical Requirements

The following physical activities may be required for the position:

  • Ability to lift up to 75lbs on a regular basis

  • Ability to grasp and squeeze small parts and large items like glass

  • Ability to stand on concrete for up to 12 hours per day

  • Ability to wear PPE including, but not limited to: protective sweater, hard hat, steel toe boots, safety glasses and ear plugs

  • Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.)


  • Glass manufacturing supervisory experience

  • Bilingual in Spanish

  • Working knowledge of the AS400

  • Project management abilities and a solid understanding of workflow processes

  • Demonstrated management and planning skill

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, identify and address problems, meet deadlines, and stay within budget

  • Strong interpersonal skills; a team player and independent worker

  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills

What Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! 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 career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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