Production Supervisor - SmartTalentSmartTalent has hot jobs available right now for production supervisors in Seattle and Everett. There are both temporary and direct hire jobs available for qualified candidates. Production supervisors need to be prepared to do hands-on work themselves, but also take an advanced role in supervising and directing other workers. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports there are more than 603,080 production first line supervisors and jobs are in demand, so reach out to a staffing agency to get help finding positions where you can fill the role of production supervisor.

Work as a production supervisor can be lucrative and interesting, but you need to choose the right employer and the right position. There are a few key things to consider when deciding if production supervisor is the right career and a few things to think about before applying for the job. Some of the things you should know about this hot job include:

  • Potential hourly wage. Income can vary depending upon the company and experience. The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates the 10 percentile hourly wage estimate is $16.05 while those in the 90th percentile were commanding an hourly wage of as much as $45.07.
  • Industries where you can work. A production supervisor can work in many different fields where hands-on supervision is required. The top industries include plastics product manufacturing; manufacturing car parts; grocery stores; printing and related activities; and local governments. The hot jobs available through SmartTalent include working with pasteurized products and working at a cabinet company.
  • Job duties. Production supervisors will monitor and motivate other workers, and may be required to interview and train new hires. The use of computers, CNCs and other specialized equipment will also be necessary. Production supervisors may also have obligations to develop policies which benefit the business and ensure safety regulations are fully complied with. 

Knowing the essentials about this hot job is the first step in deciding whether this type of work is right for you. When you are ready to find a production supervisor job in Kirkland, Fife, Renton, Lynwood, Lacy or surrounding areas, contact SmartTalent to find out more.

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