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Production Supervisor

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Grovetown, Georgia, US, 30813

Company: John Deere

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.


Primary Location: United States (US) - Georgia  - Grovetown  
Function: Operations
Title: Production Supervisor - 78256 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 

Your Responsibilities


As a first shift Production Supervisor for John Deere Commercial Products located in Augusta GA, you will….


  • Supervise team of wage associates, team coordinators, and technical associates to safely deliver quality products in the most efficient manner.
  • Promote a culture of responsibility, DEI, and continuous improvement to drive sustainable business results
  • Execute all aspects of supervisory tasks for full time and contingent employees including onboarding, development, discipline, and performance evaluation
  • Implement policies, procedures, and initiatives in support of unit objectives


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.  

What Skills You Need


  • 2 or more years experience directly related to manufacturing, assembly, or operational role
  • 2 or more years of team leadership as a supervisor, coordinator, or manager
  • 2 or more years in developing or executing safety protocols, quality control plans, resource plans, and continuous improvement projects within a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to support multi-shift operations including daily and weekly overtime based on business needs

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience in high-volume manufacturing or logistics operations
  • Relevant manufacturing experience related to data analytics or automation
  • Familiar with project management skills, forecasting, and budget management
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing principles and application within manufacturing environment



Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:


  • University degree or 4 year work experience equivalent in Supply Management, Business, Manufacturing Technology or Engineering



What You'll Get


At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. 


An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business.  John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.





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