Arconic Production Superintendent (Texarkana) in Texarkana, Texas



Production Superintendent (Texarkana)

Job Function:

Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group:

Global Rolled Products

Position Description:

Arconic is currently is search of a Production Superintendent , to join our Global Rolled Products (GRP) Operations Business Unit, in Texarkana, TX.

The Production Superintendent is responsible for directing the efforts of the Production Leader and Team Leads to meet business requirements for the efficient production of metal in an Arconic Business System (ABS) environment. Under the direction of the Plant Manager, the Superintendent is responsible to ensure a safe and productive work environment, establish overall department business objectives, and is accountable for overall team development.

Responsibilities :

  • Ensure the team is safely producing the highest quality product in accordance with plant quality standards.

  • Support the Production Leader and Team Leads in utilizing Arconic Supervisory Excellence (ASE) principles and Human and Organizational Performance principles (HP).

  • Acts as backup for the Plant Manager.

  • Oversee Disciplinary actions

  • Complies with all employment laws and Arconic Equal Opportunity Policies in all hiring, promotions, demotions, and disciplinary actions.

  • Participates with Accounting in preparing an operating budget for the Department and monitoring that budget, this includes using the DI process to lower materials and services spending and capturing productivity and quality gains.

  • Approve of purchases for the Department.

  • Develop strategic Quarterly A3 business plans for their Department linked to plant objectives.

  • Analyze safety, quality and production data for trends and opportunities for problem-solving and waste elimination.

  • Monitor Production Department flow and act to support customer needs and maintain target inventory levels.

  • Drive compliance to Safety, Quality and Environmental certifications and regulations in the assigned area.

  • Attends team meetings for support, ensuring that team meetings are occurring and are being led by Lead Operators with engagement from Team Star Points, coaching the team to perform in a cohesive manner and drive continuous improvement across all metrics.

  • Plan, lead, and organize equipment and staffing to meet Department’s safety, quality, production, financial and DI goals.

  • Ensure execution of operations plan for department outages to meet customer needs.

  • Set department objectives to minimize risk associated with Safety, Quality and Change Management.


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Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, IT, Operations, SC, or Business from an accredited institution

  • 8 years manufacturing experienced, preferably in aluminum manufacturing.

  • Experience working with the union.

  • Experience with AS400 and Oracle

  • Able to work flexible hours as required.

  • Demonstrated computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point)

  • Ability to translate corporate and plant business objectives into meaningful and achievable business goals for the department.

  • Operational knowledge regarding process, equipment capability, practices, and systems.

  • Strong mechanical and process aptitude preferred.

  • Ability to handle multiple projects/assignments concurrently and be results orientated.

  • Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, decision making and problem-solving skills

  • Works with a wide variety of employees at all levels of the organization including external to Texarkana to increase awareness and understanding of EHS objectives, including training, coaching, and developing team members

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ manufacturing experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a supervisory/leadership role.

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Business Unit:

GRP Operations

Job Type:


Compliance With the Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Laws and Regulations Arconic reaffirms its policy to provide equal employment opportunity in recruiting, hiring, upgrading and promotion, conditions and privileges of employment, company-sponsored training, access to facilities, educational assistance, social and recreational programs, compensation, benefits, transfers, discipline, layoffs, recalls or termination of employment to all employees without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, veteran status, genetic information, sex or age (within statutory limits). We live our Values and measure our success by the success of our customers, shareholders, communities and people. Arconic’s success is driven by the advantage created by the collective efforts of its employees, and is dependent upon a diverse, inclusive environment that embraces change, new ideas, respect for the individual and fosters an equal opportunity for success. We have zero tolerance for discrimination, intimidation or harassment of any kind.