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Supervisor II, Production & Spreader Rolls

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: West Monroe, Louisiana, USA

Company: Voith Group


About the Voith Group
The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

For the Voith US Inc., Spreader Roll department, we are looking for:

Supervisor II, Production & Spreader Rolls  
West Monroe, LA


Summary – The Production Supervisor / Spreader Roll Project Manager is responsible for the management of customers’ jobs from the quotation stage all the way through the final report to the customer, upon completion.  Supervisor is responsible for monitoring all phases of each job and is the primary person for quoting, estimating, material procurement, planning, scheduling, execution and shipping the product.


Responsibilities –


  • Support production area in mechanical shop as first line supervisor
  • Serve as project manager for numerous projects simultaneously
  • Estimate costs and quote customer jobs.
  • Serve as primary contact and coordinator between shop and customer.
  • Provide guidance and supervision to shop as needed.
  • Procure materials for jobs and requisition supplies for shop.
  • Monitor quality of jobs during and after production.
  • Monitor and report costs of jobs and recommend ultimate selling prices.
  • Assist outside Sales Engineers through routine customer communications.
  • Arrange for outside trucking when required.
  • Some travel is required to visit customers & suppliers as needed.
  • Serve as shop manager on rotating week-end duty schedule.
  • Scope of responsibilities and duties are not all inclusive.


Qualifications –


  • Frontline Supervisory experience (minimum 2 years)
  • At least 2 years of successful production or industrial maintenance and machine tool operations experience
  • Excellent oral, written, and math skills
  • Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office products.
  • Experience in Spreader Roll / Bowd Roll rebuilds and repairs.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Prior experience in Project Management


Physical Demands -

* This job description is not all encompassing, however, is intended to be a general description of the responsibilities of this position.

Voith US Inc. is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Monroe