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Unit Supervisor

Date: Jun 15, 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: Unit Supervisor - 86350 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 


This is a third shift schedule position.

Your Responsibilities


.As Third Shift Production Supervisor for John Deere Compact Utility Tractor Factory located in Grovetown, Ga, you will be responsible for:


  • Safe manufacturing of high quality Compact Utility Tractors
  • Supervising 25 - 125 wage employees
  • Achieving departmental goals and objectives
  • Ensuring that all personnel have appropriate training, work instructions and tools to complete their job


What Skills You Need


  • 3 or more years in team leadership or supervision
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to engage with both salary and wage personnel
  • 1 or more years of utilizing Microsoft Office Suite (Work, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime and weekend overtime

What Makes You Stand Out


  • 2 or more years in a manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of the Continuous Improvement Process (CI) and 5S methodology
  • Experience with an incentive pay system and work measurement
  • Experience with capacity and manpower planning  



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


  • Bachelor degree in any discipline or equivalent relevant work experience



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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