Daikin Applied Supervisor - Production II in Faribault, Minnesota

About Daikin Applied Daikin Applied is a member of the global air conditioning company, Daikin Industries. Daikin Applied manufactures technologically advanced commercial HVAC systems that customers from around the world can trust to advance their needs for performance, reliability and energy efficiency. We develop innovations that create the right environments for successful businesses and critical applications. The people at Daikin Applied are committed to using their expertise to advance HVAC technologies and support our customers with efficient and reliable solutions. Daikin Applied products and services are sold through a global network of dedicated sales, service and parts offices. Daikin Applied, formerly known as Daikin McQuay, was started in 1924 and has an extensive history of developing new, industry-leading innovations and technology. Our award-winning Rebel rooftop units, Magnitude magnetic bearing chillers, Pathfinder air cooled chillers and Intelligent Equipment set new standards for efficiency and value for building owners. Also, our extensive water source heat pump and applied technologies, aftermarket service, and parts operations provide support to keep our customers' operations running smoothly. Daikin Industries, Ltd. is a Fortune 1000 company with 2015 revenues in excess of $15 billion and more than 51,000 employees worldwide. Daikin was named one of the world's most innovative companies by Thomson Reuters. Specialties: HVAC equipment, Internet of Things (IoT) for HVAC, energy management, aftermarket service support and replacement parts, and turnkey solutions. Summary: Plan, direct, and supervise the activities of production supervisors to meet production schedules for 2nd shift. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reviews production orders or schedules to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations. Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products. Implements plant policies and supervises the application of such policies to the plant's manufacturing operations. Promotes safety within all manufacturing processes and enforces compliance with safety processes and procedures. Prepares operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications. Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays. Resolves manpower, material and equipment issues. Assists in carrying out production objectives at lowest cost, consistent with the organization's quality and safety requirements. Monitors machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization. Surveys all manufacturing operations to determine areas for process investigations. Recommends process changes where justifiable by cost studies. Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards. Resolves worker grievances or submits unsettled grievances to Production Manager and Human Resources for action. Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data. Competency: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies : - Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner, develops alternative solutions, uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics. - Project Management - Coordinates projects, communicates changes and progress, completes projects on time and budget. - Technical Skills - Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills, shares expertise with others. - Interpersonal - Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming, maintains confidentiality, listens to others without interrupting, keeps emo