Manufacturing Supervisor
Posted on 3/22/2024
Ruggable

201-500 employees

Offers washable, two-piece residential and commercial rugs.
Company Overview
Ruggable, a venture-backed e-commerce firm based in Los Angeles, has redefined the rug industry with its patented 2-Piece Rug System, which offers a practical and stylish solution for busy households by allowing the top layer of the rug to be machine-washed at home. The company's strong brand, proven market traction, and expert advisors contribute to its steady growth and industry leadership. Ruggable's entrepreneurial culture fosters innovation, making it an ideal workplace for those seeking to make a significant impact in a growing company.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Pre-seed

Total Funding

$1.4M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Gardena, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

-4%
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Production Planning & Scheduling
Quality Control & Compliance
Supply Chain Management
Requirements
  • Proven work experience as a Lead/Supervisor; managerial experience a must
  • Strong interpersonal skills, addressing complaints/resolving problems, rewarding/disciplining employees, and appraising performance
  • 1-2 years of experience in manufacturing field and/ or warehouse environment
  • Flexible schedule; ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays as necessary
  • Must be able to work legally in the United States
  • Conversational Spanish, Proficient English
Responsibilities
  • Oversees activities of rug production including production and quality inspection
  • Establish operational procedures (SOPs) for all production operations for continuous process improvement
  • Ensure team hits operational KPIs based on resourcing and production targets
  • Ensure that the operators follow Ruggable procedures for maintenance, cleaning and production
  • Identify process and performance opportunities and work with management to implement improvements
  • Support and fulfill ad hoc requests from R&D, Design, and Operations teams
  • Become an expert on all parts of the production process and provide support on the line as needed
  • Train, coach and schedule production operators and shift leads
  • Confer with department heads to ensure coordination of production activities with other functions such as warehouse, printing operations, and replenishment
  • Manage hours for cost per rug and prepare work orders for repairs and requisitions for replacement of equipment
  • Participate in planning personnel safety and plant protection activities while driving plant safety culture
  • Allocate resources effectively, fully utilize assets to produce optimal results, and trigger corrective actions when necessary
  • Prepare monthly reports by developing, collecting and analyzing production data to reduce inefficiencies and increase throughput without reducing quality