Jarden Corporation Supervisor Production and Operations in Denton, Texas

About Jostens

Celebrating 118 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.

At Jostens, we help people capture, celebrate and inspire through their stories and accomplishments with uniquely customized and personalized products for students and families, educators and schools, teams, and world class athletes and their fans.


Position Overview

As a member of our leadership team you will help lead the manufacturing operations team meet or exceed goals for all team metrics including safety, quality, on time delivery, cost, inventory accuracy, training, employee morale and lean initiatives.

Duties and Key Responsibilities:

o Plan operations, establish priorities and sequences for production and execute production plan in a manner that ensures all team metrics for safety, quality, on time delivery, cost, training, employee morale and lean initiatives are met or exceeded.

o Execute production schedules.

o Teach and support manufacturing associates in solving problems and implementing improvements.

o Develop and support team members through training, cross training and development activities.

o Support Communicate frequently and effectively with manufacturing associates, peers, management, customer service, warranty and customers as required.

o Monitor work performance of associates assigned, conduct effective performance reviews, take corrective action if necessary



BA in business administration or related field, OR equivalent combination of education and experience

1 + years supervisory experience

Relationship building skills.

Proven leadership skills.

Ability to initiate change through problem solving, decision-making, planning/organizing and utilization/development of employees

Ability to develop employee programs to improve morale, enhance employee satisfaction, decrease turnover, etc.

Proven ability to initiate and lead change through planning, problem solving, decision making, and execution of plans

Excellent organizational skills

Hours: Manufacturing Operations Mon-Fri (with possible Sat) approximately 7:30-5:00

Preferred: Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principle, Aptitude for working with applicable software used within the production floor.


Why Jostens?

Jostens is comprised of dynamic teams of individuals who support the mission of schools, groups and teams by passionately helping people express themselves, celebrate experiences and traditions, recognize achievements and share their stories. We value innovation, integrity, diversity and exceptional performance and want to make that apparent in every experience we deliver.

Jostens is committed to attracting and retaining the brightest and most talented individuals to our company by offering competitive compensation, a progressive and nurturing culture and growth potential. In addition to our traditional benefit offerings, Jostens offers charitable gift matching programs for employees, scholarships and charitable contributions to the communities we serve. Employees also enjoy tuition reimbursement benefits, progressive career planning as well as comprehensive medical benefits and a 401K matching program. Jostens supports and promotes healthy living through education and incentive programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Jostens participates in the E-Verify process.


COMPANY: Jostens, Inc.

Requisition Id: 22340

Location: TX- Denton