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The Production Supervisor is responsible for the oversight of the manufacturing teams production and distribution of quality telecommunication products from start to finish.


  • Lead and supervise warehouse staff to ensure that all employees work to acceptable quality, productivity, and safety levels
  • Maintain warehouse floor safety, quality, inventory, and finished goods that meet company standards
  • Perform certain production jobs to ensure efficiency and to overcome temporary capacity issues
  • Develop assembly line mechanisms and processes for production efficiency
  • Create and maintain production support documents, providing regular updates to include inventory tracking, time control, key performance indicators, production reports, training procedures and records
  • Effectively utilize Database Management software to maintain inventory levels/activity (Fishbowl/NetSuite)
  • Instill high standards for a clean/neat work area and meet 5S standards
  • Oversee the maintenance management program including equipment repair and preventative maintenance and housekeeping
  • Institute at a minimum, quarterly cycle counting and post cycle count reconciliation
  • Solicit the Engineering Department on product or process improvement oppourtnities
  • Adhere to Company polices and safety regulations, and actively lead the effort to enforce safe work practices
  • Promote a process of ongoing improvement to identify policies, processes, and procedures that contribute to improve the operations of the company
  • Oversee and manage lean inventory levels as required throughout shop
  • Promote high morale, teamwork, and a positive work environment
  • Train new employees and provide continued training/coaching for all employees; assess training needs and effectiveness as needed or directed
  • Be a liaison between the warehouse staff and Human Resources, providing annual evaluations and taking disciplinary actions as necessary

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • High competency in lean manufacturing 5S techniques
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Basic mathematical aptitude
  • Confidence in operation of production equipment
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to take initiative
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment
  • General computer and technical proficiency (Office 365, Google Drive, Microsoft Office, Excel, Sharepoint, etc.)

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Associates/Bachelor’s Degree in Related field (ex. Manufacturing Technology).

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in production/manufacturing required.

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a leadership role.

Physical Requirements:

Prolonged periods of standing.

Ability to wear proper PPE as required.

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at times.

Additional Requirements:

Upon offer acceptance, individuals must successfully submit to a background check, drug testing and provide valid “right to work” documentation upon appointment. Rescue 42, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $72,500.00 – $88,124.20 per year


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Chico, CA 95973: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes
Minimum Hourly Wage: 72500.00
Maximum Hourly Wage: 88124.20


Rescue 42, Inc., is an industry leader in the manufacturing and sales of rescue stabilization and telecommunications equipment used in disaster response. We are looking for a committed experienced Production Supervisor to join our team. Check out our products at and Apply today if you're looking for a growing innovative company that makes products for helping others.