First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

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    Manufacturing Production Supervisor - Weekend shift (Friday - Sunday 4am-4pm) The Production Supervisor provides guidance to production staff to ensure a safe and productive work environment. You ...

  • Production Supervisor, Job ID: 1455022 - Bigfoot Staffing - Portland, OR

    As a Production Supervisor , you will play a crucial role in overseeing the production process and ensuring the efficient and timely manufacturing of these unique products . Pay Rate: $22.64 - $30.62 ...

  • Production Supervisor - Best Candidates Inc - Phoenix, AZ

    Production Supervisor Job Duties: - Accomplishes manufacturing staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and ...

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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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