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Production Supervisor Job

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We Light The Way

Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 13,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.

Acuity’s lighting and building management solutions vary from individual devices to intelligent network systems. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands has operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. Individual devices include lighting controls, lighting components, controllers for various building systems (including HVAC, lighting, shades and access control), power supplies, and prismatic skylights. Among other benefits, intelligent network systems can optimize energy efficiency and comfort as well as enhance the occupant experience for various indoor and outdoor applications, all the while reducing operating costs. We continue to expand our solutions portfolio, including software and services, to provide a host of other economic benefits resulting from data analytics that enables the “Internet of Things” ("IoT") and supports the advancement of smart buildings, smart cities, and the smart grid.

We are seeking a highly motivated Production Supervisor with experience driving improvement in a manufacturing or related environment. Responsibilities of this salaried position include:

  • Supervises 8-20 hourly employees in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Drives safety, quality and productivity performance in accordance with Lean principles, standard work and customer requirements.
  • Determines daily manpower and work assignments for employees to adjust for fluctuations in demand.
  • Approves payroll, administers corrective action and discipline as needed.
  • May be scheduled on shifts and weekends without additional management support.


Experience Required

  • 2+ years in a manufacturing environment, preferably high volume
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • High degree of comfort with computer usage
  • Able to read, write and speak English
  • Experience in problem solving, communication and conflict resolution
  • Experience with Lean principles and exposure to Kaizen and continuous improvement events is helpful

Required Education

High School diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

Must be able to stand 10-12 hours per day, lift, push, pull up to 40 pounds frequently.

Must be able to see, hear and comprehend in a noisy, environment.

Must be able to tolerate temperature ranges of 40 - 90 degrees F.

May be assigned to work other shifts and/or weekend hours.

Physical Requirements
  • Medium work

This role is not eligible for immigration sponsorship.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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Nearest Major Market: LaFayette

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