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Port City Group Supervisor CENTRAL MELT in Muskegon, Michigan

Supervisor - CENTRAL MELT Muskegon, MI - Port City Die Cast, Muskegon, Michigan, United States of America, Muskegon, MI, USA Req #964 Tuesday, March 12, 2019Who we are and what we do:Pace Industries is North America's leading full-service die casting manufacturer. Our mission is to provide uncommon, creative die casting and support solutions that contribute to the success of our customers. Our die cast parts are used in automobiles, motorcycles, generators, snow mobiles, lawn mowers, washing machines, power hand tools, BBQ grills, commercial lighting and many other well-known products. You can have a significant impact on our cultural transformation.Port City Group, a division of Pace Industries, located in Muskegon, Michigan, is a multi-location, fully integrated manufacturer of aluminum die castings, zinc die castings, mechanical assemblies and injected molded plastics. Our facilities include Port City Castings Corp., Muskegon Castings Corp., Port City Metal Products, Port City Die Cast, Port City Custom Plastics, Alloy Resource Corp, and Mirror Image Tool.Furnace/Metal SupervisorResponsibilities:•Monitor all PPE's and make sure they are being used•Take metal samples and deliver to Arc•Perform R.A.T.S test on metal samples•Monitor Metal weights and usage - chart•Inventory/order critical parts•Monitor Argon usage - chart•Monitor Nitrogen usage - chart•Monitor furnace temps and alarms - chart•Monitor all dross weights - chart•Exercise supervision over melt employees including scheduling and overseeing all shifts•Maintain a positive work environment by regularly communicating with employees•Monitor/measure that melters are performing to defined expectations and standards while holding people accountable.Audit and make sure all furnace cleanings are done right and everyday!•Take all calls from alarm monitor system for temp control and follow up.•Set priorities for the melt team to ensure task completion•Resolve all conflict in the melt department•Act as a role model•Participate in employment process, interviews, promotions, terminations•Document and handle disciplinary actions•Provide mentoring, coaching, and identify training needs for melters•Provide training to all melting personnel•Assist in the design and implementation of training courses•Maintain well-organized and productive work area with emphasis on metal cleanliness•Work with production scheduling to determine alloys to be melted and metal to be ordered; maintaining adequate inventory levels.•Works with vendors and receives quotes for refractory jobs.•Coordinates furnace repairs with outside contractors•Coordinates all melting department repair activities during plant shutdown•Works under limited supervision, generally given broad objective outlines and left to come up with schedule and plan.•Calibrate and perform minor repairs to the spectrometer.•Input both material charged and flux input daily by furnace into Odyssey•Review air permit data from Odyssey.Please note that the duties and requirements described herein are intended to represent general contents of this job. This is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties and responsibilities. Other details Pay Type SalaryPace Industries has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity, and in that spirit seeks a broad sp