First-Line Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers
Also called: Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Supervisor, Team Leader, Shift Supervisor
What they do:Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators.
On the job, you would:
- Enforce safety and sanitation regulations.
- Direct and coordinate the activities of employees engaged in the production or processing of goods, such as inspectors, machine setters, and fabricators.
- Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Engineering and Technology
Education and Training
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Enterprise resource planning ERP software
Electronic mail software
Time accounting software
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
You might like a career in one of these industries:
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