First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

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    POSITION - Production Supervisor JOB LOCATION - Barron County, Wisconsin STARTING DATE - Immediately EMPLOYMENT TERM - Direct Hire EMPLOYMENT TYPE - Full-Time WORK HOURS (SHIFT) - 1st Shift (6am-2 ...

  • Production Supervisor - Image National Signs - Nampa, ID

    The Production Supervisor will have a certain degree of creativity and latitude while performing a variety of tasks. The Production Supervisor manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance ...

  • Production Supervisor - Industrial Louvers Inc - Delano, MN

    Our production supervisor contributes to meeting goals established for safety, labor utilization, cost, quality, and on-time shipping performance by performing the following duties personally or ...

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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. Excludes team or work leaders.


  • 2020 employment: 616,800
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $61,790

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 22,700
  • Growth rate: 4 percent (Slower than average)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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