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Production Supervisor 1

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Vishay Yankton, SD is currently seeking a full time Production Supervisor responsible for supervising the daily activities of operators and production-specific employees in a precision electronic component manufacturing operation. 


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Ensures that process of all parts meets standards and that customer orders are accomplished in accordance with pertinent specifications and high quality control requirements.
  • Trains, disciplines and monitors the ongoing performance of individual operators to ensure the maintenance of the highest levels of quality and production.
  • Plans and schedules workload to ensure smooth operations and the production of orders in the sequence assigned by the production scheduling department. Expedites finished orders and the receipt of required materials whenever required to meet production schedules.
  • Approves applicants for hire, and recommends separation of employees determined unsuitable for continued employment within the department. May arrange transfers within the department or between departments for purposes of promotion or to facilitate more expedient production.
  • Makes recommendations regarding methods, workplace improvements, changes in procedures, equipment modification, and the purchase of additional tools, supplies and equipment.



Bachelor's degree or equivalent.  Two years experience in a manufacturing operation is desired.  Technical aptitude is a plus.  Engineering/technical background is desired.  Process Improvement skills are preferred.  Ability to build and maintain a professional working relationship with those employees supervised with the various corporate departments with which the Supervisor works.  Ability to move about area of responsibility, lift moderately heavy objects, operate usual office equipment required.

Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally.

Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.

Vishay is an AAP and Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls