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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co Supervisor, Production in Fountain, Colorado

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day. Ourculture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities andat a rapid pace. Every Associate plays an important role in providinginnovative solutions for today's gardeners and growers and contributing newideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what wewere founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless ofyour level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heardand the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard workingvalues are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we developand nurture the next generation of leaders.We are looking for an Production Supervisor who will join our Scotts team inFountain, CO.If you enjoy leading a team of highly effective individuals in a fast-pacedand high energy work environment then you will thrive as the ProductionSupervisor at our Fountain, CO production facility. The ProductionSupervisor will have a considerable impact on the plant's overallperformance and customer relations of the company.What you'll do in this role:* Supervise a workforce comprised of 20-30 hourly full-time, and up to 30seasonal and temporary associates in a multi-shift operation* Perform activities in one or more of the following areas:* Production* Equipment maintenance, building and grounds maintenance* Warehouse, distribution, and/or field operations* Assign work and monitors progress* Orients and trains associates, interviews and recommends hiring ofapplicants, evaluates associate work performance, counsels associatesand/or implements disciplinary action, and establishes associate workschedules* Execute and enforce government, company and/or plant laws, procedures,* and/or policies* Ensuring quality and quantity standards are achieved in a cost* effective and efficient manner along with the availability of materials andsupplies* Problem solving quickly when things do not go according to plan* Communicate, implement and monitor company provided safety programs andprocedures* Foster a team environment and ensuring positive associate relations tomaintain a union-free environment.* Prepare and/or maintain various logs, records and reports, such as* production, maintenance, inventory, etc.; may purchase supplies,parts and/or equipment; may assist in developing and monitoring the budget* Get your hands dirty by operating equipment side-by-side with your* workforce* Assist other supervisors and/or Plant Manager in directing the overalloperation of the plant, performing special projects as needed.* Plant productivity, including involvement in goal setting for the plant,and execution of plant production goalsWhat you'll need to be successful:* B.S. degree in engineering (highly preferred), business management,operations management, supply chain management or related field* 2-5 years overall manufacturing experience.* Experience in a supervisory or lead role is highly desired, specificallyexperience in associate development and safety.* Experience in one or more of the following functional areas is required:manufacturing, distribution, raw materials purchasing, inventoryplanning controls management, sales and customer service.* Working knowledge of all facets of manufacturing including continuousimprovement, team building, safety, associate relations, quality,and customer service.* Good oral and written communication skills and strong leadership skills arerequired.* Must have strong interpersonal skills.* Must be able to effectively multi-task, problem solve in a fast paced* environment and the ability to manage, motivate and train others toachieve required goals.* Strong computer skills are required.* Ability to be bilingual in Spanish/English.What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):* A place on an engaged team of passionate colleagues in a growing and dynamicindustry.* Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental andV