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Molding Foreman and Shift Supervisor Job in Akron, Ohio US

Molding Foreman and Shift Supervisor

OhioMeansJobs Summit County - Akron, OH

Posted: 8/26/2021 - Expires: 10/29/2021

Job ID: 231054776


Job Description


  • Supervision of all personnel assigned to their department/shift including job assignments to ensure quality product is molded on-time and according to schedule. Assign personnel for the following shift. Assist 3rd shift Group Leader with the start of their shift.
  • Approve and submit to payroll the employees’ daily time cards.
  • Ensures employees are following all procedures and safety rules when performing jobs, and that they have the necessary supplies and tools available.
  • Approves mold sets prior to the start of production.
  • Performs regular press rounds to review part quality, tooling condition, machine condition, and proper mold sets to ensure that production standards (productivity and quality) are being met.
  • Ensures molds are properly cleaned, waxed, lubricated,... by Molding Technicians.
  • Assist molding technicians with trouble shooting the process to eliminate scrap and optimize efficiency.
  • Advise maintenance of equipment problems/repairs required with written Maintenance Work Orders.
  • Advise tool shop of tooling problems/repairs required with written Mold Work Orders.
  • Ensures press room documentation (Set-Up Sheets, SOI’s,...) are accurate. Advises Quality Manager in writing of any changes required, and drafts new documents for new part numbers.
  • Ensure departmental housekeeping is always in order and all areas are neat and clean.
  • Advises Division Manager of Cost Savings Ideas on a weekly basis.
  • Responsible for weekly and monthly physical inventory of press department items.
  • Ensure compliance with the Union Contract.
  • Perform other assignments and tasks as requested by management.



  • Good general health
  • Must be able to be on feet for 8 hours
  • Corrected vision to a minimum of 20/30
  • Minimum of 3 years molding experience and supervision

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$40,000.00 - $50,000.00 /year
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 5