Embroidery & Heat Press Operations Supervisor
Company: Klein Tools
Posted on: January 11, 2021
Location: US-TX-MansfieldAddress: 501 Easy DriveID:
The Supervisor Design Printing Production will be responsible for a
team of up to six (6) employees that create custom designs and
print production apparel, for heat transfer, screen printing, and
embroidery. This position will work with our sales and production
team to design and print t-shirts, sweatshirts and other apparel.
In addition, the Supervisor, Production Design will be responsible
for performing production processesincluding sublimation, heat
press, and embroidery
1.Operate graphic machinery to include but not limited to heat
presses, UV Flatbed printing paper, embroidery machines and vinyl
2.Troubleshoot minor equipment issues and work with maintenance to
troubleshoot and repair more extensive machinery issues, identify
root causes, and implement corrective solutions. This can include
lamination, digital printers, scanners, sublimination printing and
other graphics machinery.
3. Responsible for custom designs and printing productions
specialized in heat transfer, embroidery and apparels.
4.Prepare and adjust work schedules on a daily based on production
plan and inventory needs.
5. Maintain work instructions and procedures to determine workflow
for production operations to ensure employees
meet production and efficiency standards on all embroidery, heat
press and sublimintation machines.
6. Provide on-the-job training and mentor team members on all
embroidery, submilmination, heat press, cutters and all other
equipment in order to create a safe and productive work
7. Enter production data from each employee into the Shop Floor
System in order to accurately record department
performance and send a daily report to the Production Design
8. Make employment recommendations on hiring, promotion, transfers,
training and development, disciplinary
action, terminations and pay adjustments. Monitor performance by
completing new hire and annual performance
9. Drive a proactive approach to safety in the workplace through
education. Ensure team maintains an orderly and
11. Comprehend and administer all Company policies and procedures
outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or
internal communications from the management team.
12. May operate a pallet jack or forklift to move product around
the department as necessary.
13. May take customer orders over the phone and correspond with
customers through e-mail.
14. May perform the duties of subordinates as needed to meet
15. Perform daily safety inspections of packaging equipment and
ensure staff meets all safety requirements.
16.. Perform other duties as assigned within the nature and level
Bachelor's Degree in Operations and Logistics preferred with one
year of relevant work experience is required. Two years of relevant
Supervisory hands-on work experience with Small Format Digital
Printers, Lamination Equipment, Vinyl Cutters/Plotters, Scanners,
Paper Cutters, UV Flatbed Printing, Sublimation Printing, Heat
presses, embroidery, and other graphics machinery is required.
Experience leading a team of people is preferred. Experience
working in a distribution or manufacturing environment is
preferred. Experience with AS400 and Shop Floor System, Boss and
Warehouse Management System is a plus. Must be proficient in
Microsoft Office and graphic design software (i.e. Adobe Photoshop,
Illustrator, CorelDraw). Must be creative and able to multi-task.
Must be able to take initiative and work independently in a
fast-paced environment. Must be able to operate a Class II Stand-Up
Forklift and Pallet Jack. Willingness to become a certified First
Responder and respond to emergencies (including after hours) is
required. Must have attention to detail and the ability to visually
line and straighten prints. Excellent verbal and written
Regularly required to stand, walk, bend, and lift; use hands to
finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach
with hands and arms; The employee is occasionally required to sit,
reach above shoulders, climb stairs; balance;
stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The
employee must lift and/or move objects up to 50
pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close
vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral
vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
DISCLAIMER: This position may include exposure to radio frequencies
that may be dangerous to individuals with a
pacemaker, consult with your doctor.
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