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DuPont First Line Supervisor Kalrez® - 12 hour shift in Newark, Delaware

Kalrez® First Line Supervisor


At DuPont, we are working on things that matter; whether it’s providing clean water to more than a billion people on the planet, producing materials that are essential in everyday technology devices from smartphones to electric vehicles, or protecting workers in this global pandemic. ​

If you would like to be a part of a premier multi-industrial company that is delivering sustainable solutions that bring real purpose and value, of a company with collaborative spirit because it believes that we work best when we work together as a team and values the diversity of thought, then DuPont is the company for you!​

Why join us?

Our purpose is to empower the world with essential innovations to thrive. We work on things that matter! ​​

Get to know our Purpose and make it yours by bringing innovations to market that improve the world, share a commitment to sustainability that makes our planet better and give back to communities in which we work and live.​​

Get to Experience a collaborative environment where teamwork is celebrated with flexibility that enhances balance and an inclusive atmosphere that is welcoming to all!​​

Have the Opportunity to chart your own course, challenge yourself, and acquire new capabilities to build a rewarding and fulfilling career. We reward employees with competitive pay and incentives to recognize skills, competencies, and contributions to business results. ​​

Purpose & Scope

DuPont is seeking 4 First Line Supervisors for the Kalrez® Business at Tralee Park Annex in Newark, DE. The site produces high performance Kalrez® seals in a discrete part manufacturing environment.

The Shift First Line Supervisor provides leadership and direction for a team of hourly technicians in the production of Kalrez® Parts. The Shift First Line Supervisor as a member of the operations manufacturing team is accountable for the safety, quality, and efficient operation of the facility over the period of a shift.

The role will report to the Area Manager and be responsible for direct supervision, employee safety, morale, product quality, productivity, teaching, learning and mentorship of the assigned work team. The Shift First Line Supervisor will support business KPIs and initiatives such as LEAN, productivity, yield, cost controls, and daily continuous improvement activities.

*The schedule is a 12 hour rotating shift (switching between days & nights) 6 am – 6 pm & 6 pm – 6 am

Your key responsibilities:

  • Supervises an hourly production team

  • Maintains adherence to DuPont Core Values.

  • Ensure operational discipline and standards are properly adhered to consistently.

  • Manage absence and time management for direct reports.

  • Conducts performance and development reviews for all team members.

  • Monitors and tracks production targets and addresses performance issues and schedule compliance.

  • Completes Leader Standard Work practices, including frequent “line walks” and routine coaching of team members

  • Collaborates with workers and managers to solve work-related problems.

  • Monitor and make adjustments to controllable item costs of manufacturing, for example, overtime, operating supplies and waste reduction.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or higher preferred

  • At least 2 years’ experience within the Kalrez business with demonstrated contribution; or previous supervisory experience in perfluoroelastomers (FFKM) seals in a discrete part manufacturing.

  • Demonstrated computer proficiency including Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel is required.

  • Ability to set and maintain high standards

  • Ability to identify barriers and develop strategies to eliminate them

  • Strong written and spoken communications skills

  • Ability to create a respectful work environment where everyone can contribute to their full potential

  • Experience in setting and maintaining meaningful metrics to drive improvement

  • Ability to effectively influence others to achieve desired results

  • Ability to develop, coach and counsel others

  • Ability to assess and improve individual and group performance

  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels of the organization

  • Corrective action skills (people and processes)

  • Demonstrated leadership ability

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