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Production Supervisor - Swing Shift

Date: Feb 20, 2021

Location: Portland, US

Company: Celestica International Inc.

Req ID: 68736 
Region: Americas 
Country: USA 
State/Province: Oregon 
City:  Portland 


Celestica enables the world’s best brands. Through our unrivalled customer-centric approach, we partner with leading companies in numerous markets to deliver solutions for their most complex challenges. A leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions, Celestica brings global expertise and insight at every stage of product development – from the drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services.


Detailed Description:
The Production Supervisor directly supervises a team of employees within the production workgroup.  This position will oversee from 6 -12 production personnel on a Swing Shift (1:00pm – 9:00pm, M-F).  This work is performed in a CleanRoom - Class 10,000 (using simple smocks, head covers, and booties.).


Responsibilities Include:

  • Manages the performance, motivation and satisfaction of all the team and processes to ensure key quality, output and efficiency targets are met.
  • Sets daily tasks for team and assists when necessary.
  • Performs trouble shooting for electro-mechanical assemblies.
  • Manages the training and skill development and growth of all staff to ensure multi skilled capability.
  • Management of controllable operating expenditure e.g. scrap, consumables.
  • Contributes to monthly forecasts and owns daily/weekly output and quality targets.


  • In-depth knowledge of the production process and the tools and equipment used in the process (hand tools, micrometers, test software, etc.)
  • Ability to effectively communicate with a wide variety of internal and external customers. Ability to interface with the customer on troubleshooting
  • Knowledge and understanding of the business unit and how decisions impact customer satisfaction, product quality, on-time delivery and the profitability of the unit.
  • Ability to coordinate a wide variety of resources to meet production quality and quantity metrics.
  • Ability to effectively lead, manage, train and motivate a diverse group of employees to achieve high production levels within tight time deadlines and in a highly dynamic manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to use some or all of the following PC applications: Word, Excel, Powerpoint.


Physical Demands:

  • Duties of this position are performed in a manufacturing environment with occasional exposure to elements such as noise, dust, chemicals, operating machinery, temperature extremes, etc.
  • Duties may require periodic sustained visual concentration on a computer monitor or on numbers and other detailed data.
  • Above demands are carried out within the local existing Health and Safety guidelines


  • 4+ relevant experience in a production environment preferred, but will accept education in Engineering in lieu of experinece.
  • 2+ years supervisory experience preferred, or some leadership experience


Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred, or consideration of an equivalent combination of education and experience.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Celestica’s policy on equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran or disability status, or other characteristics protected by law.

This policy applies to hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral and other aspects of employment and also states that retaliation against a person who files a charge of discrimination, participates in a discrimination proceeding, or otherwise opposes an unlawful employment practice will not be tolerated. All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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