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Title:  Supervisor, Production B (USA)

Req ID:  3675
Job Category:  Manufacturing / Truck Driver

Coxsackie, NY, US, 12192

Dare To Dream!


At Serta Simmons Bedding, we dare to dream and work differently. We’re proud to be one of the largest bedding manufacturers in North America and lead the way with our iconic brands - Serta®, Beautyrest®Simmons® and Tuft & Needle®.


When you join our company, you become part of winning team that is excited and committed to helping our customers get a good night’s sleep.


Fueled by care for our people and their safety, we provide inspiring career opportunities, competitive benefits, and employee perks, and most importantly, the chance to make a positive impact in the lives of our customers.

What You'll Do:


  • Leads cell/department activities and associates to ensure a quality product is produced safely, in time for delivery and within budgeted costs; key contributor to leading and managing change within the plant.  
  •  Identifies daily production challenges and find solutions to prevent reoccurrence and meet production schedules.  
  • Serves as a link between associates and management and support associates through changes. 
  • Assists in developing and monitoring standardized work for direct reports and adhere to Leader. Standard Work for your position.  
  • Audits or assigns audit duties for key result areas (e.g., quality, safety, scrap).  
  • Holds daily cell meeting and set expectations for the day. 
  • Monitors production status hourly, remove bottlenecks and take corrective measures to ensure daily goals are met. 
  • Oversees continuous flow and materials delivery systems and work with associates to continuously improve the process.  
  • Develops associates to improve/expand skills and bench strength.  
  • Reviews production schedules and estimate associate hours to complete a job assignment. 
  • Interprets specifications and job orders for associates and delegate duties. 
  • Recommends measures and changes to improve production, equipment, product quality and working conditions. 
  • Initiates and/or suggests plans to motivate and enforce safety rules.

What You'll Bring:


  • 3-5 years related experience in a Lean manufacturing environment in a supervisory role. 
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.  
  • Strong written and oral communication and conflict resolution skills.  
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to inspire and motivate associates.  
  • Root cause analysis, problem identification, and resolution skills.  
  • Possess or able to learn Lean manufacturing techniques. 
  • Travel: Up to 10% 



Come Dream With Us!


When you join Serta Simmons Bedding, you become part of our 150-year legacy of sleep solutions with endless opportunities to impact our future for centuries to come.



  • Health, Dental, and Vision (starts on day one)
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid Time Off / Vacation
  • 12 company holidays
  • Sick days
  • Employee discounts
  • Referral Bonus
  • Maternity leave
  • Product discounts
  • Tuition reimbursement

Employees are required to comply with COVID policies established by a vendor or customer.


It is our policy to abide by all federal, state, and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination, with respect to all terms and conditions of employment, based solely on a person’s race, color, religious creed/religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, military status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping or expression), medical condition genetic information (including family medical history), or any other protected status except where a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.


SSB will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees who need them, as required by law.


The hiring salary range for this position applies to where legally required, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Nearest Major Market: Albany