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We are always looking for talented, passionate and innovative people to join our team. Please check back as we will be posting current job opportunities as they become available.

Resumes can be sent to karen.larsen@botanicare.com

 

Botanicare is part of the Hawthorne Gardening Company's portfolio of brands. If you are interested in exploring career opportunities with us please visit our career site: Hawthorne Gardening Company careers

 

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Plastics Shift Supervisor

 

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Botanicare has an immediate opening in Chandler, AZ for a Plastics Shift Supervisor

 

Job Summary:  The Shift Supervisor provides leadership for employees on the production line.  Requires in-depth knowledge of the work and the ability to motivate employees to meet the organizations expectations and goals.  This is a safety sensitive position where the employee holding this position has the responsibility for his/her own safety and other people's safety.

 

Duties:

  • Manage and direct activities of shift employees.
  • Ensure employees have proper training and create work schedules.
  • Along with staff, ensure proper installation and removal of tooling.
  • Ensure accurate set-up and program all thermo-formers within allotted time.
  • Participate in or assist with complete tool change-overs.
  • Monitor condition of equipment and tooling and notify tooling specialist for improvement needs.
  • Record material usage and other production data.
  • Participate in and encourage problem solving related to product defects and process improvements.
  • Evaluate the performance of shift employees, reward high performers and discipline employees who fail to live up the company’s expectations.
  • Prepare production reports for management and ensure their team meets the organizations expectations for quality, productivity and safety.
  • Contact person for employee vacation requests, and time and attendance questions.
  • Mentor and develop employees and encourage employees to set goals and strive for advancement in the organization
  • Maintain proper housekeeping in the work area.
  • Maintain a safe work environment.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other department employees and management.
  • Other related duties as required.

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma plus 1-2 years of mechanical/electrical experience
  • Have a minimum of 1 year plastic industry experience; heavy gauge
  • Must have basic math, reading and writing skills
  • Computer literate – able to update spreadsheets, respond to e-mail, enter data and use web-based software
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift and or move up to 50 pounds

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of plant safety and quality control processes
  • Knowledge of plastics processes,  tooling and thermo-formers
  • Self-motivated, organized and able to work in fast paced environment
  • Possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail with demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize a rapidly changing set of objectives
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to perform any of the jobs on the shift and be prepared to pitch in and help whenever necessary
  • Ability to speak and understand English

 

Botanicare is part of the Hawthorne Gardening Company's portfolio of brands. If you are interested in exploring career opportunities with us please visit our career site: Hawthorne Gardening Company careers. 

 

Note for this specific position, please submit your resume to: Karen.larsen@botanicare.com