Title:  Production Supervisor ( Day Shift)

Req ID:  4899
Job Category:  Manufacturing / Truck Driver

Cullman, AL, US, 35055



Be Part of the Future of Sleep!


At Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB), we're more than a mattress company, we're a leading global sleep company with a mission to help people sleep better so they can live healthier lives. With a 150-year heritage in delivering industry-leading sleep solutions, we own iconic brands including Serta®, Beautyrest®, Simmons® and Tuft & Needle®.


What You'll Do:


Serta Simmons, the leading provider of sleep solutions, is seeking a qualified Production Supervisor to join our esteemed team at our Cullman, Alabama plant.


As a Production Supervisor, you will be instrumental in overseeing and optimizing the manufacturing processes within our facility, ensuring the seamless production of high-quality products in accordance with our stringent standards.


Apply today and become part of our dedicated team driving success in Cullman, AL.

How You'll Do It:


  • Leads cell/department activities and associates to ensure timely, budget-conscious, and safe production of quality products, playing a pivotal role in driving plant-wide change.
  • Identifies and resolves daily production challenges to uphold schedules and prevent recurrence, fostering a proactive work environment.
  • Acts as a liaison between associates and management, providing support during transitions and changes.
  • Collaborates in the development and enforcement of standardized work procedures for direct reports, adhering to leadership guidelines.
  • Conducts audits or assigns audit tasks across key areas such as quality, safety, and scrap management.
  • Facilitates daily cell meetings, establishing clear expectations for daily tasks and objectives.
  • Monitors production progress hourly, addressing bottlenecks promptly and implementing corrective actions to achieve daily targets.
  • Supervises continuous flow and materials delivery systems, working with associates to enhance processes continually.
  • Cultivates associates' skills and capabilities, contributing to their professional development and organizational bench strength.
  • Reviews production schedules, estimating associate hours required for job assignments accurately.
  • Interprets specifications and job orders, delegating responsibilities to associates accordingly.
  • Proposes measures and modifications to enhance production efficiency, equipment functionality, product quality, and working conditions.
  • Initiates and advocates for safety measures and protocols, fostering a culture of safety and compliance.

What You'll Bring:


  • Possessing 3-5 years of hands-on experience in a Lean manufacturing environment, with a demonstrated track record in a supervisory capacity.
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Willingness to travel up to 10% of the time for business needs.



Why work at Serta Simmons Bedding?


When you join SSB, you become part of a winning and diverse team that is excited and committed to helping people get better sleep. We provide inspiring career opportunities, competitive benefits, employee perks, and the chance to be part of the future of sleep.


Benefits and Perks (USA, Salary non-union- optional):

  • Health, Dental, and Vision (starts on day one)
  • Annual employee contribution to HSA
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid Time Off / Vacation
  • 12 company holidays
  • Sick days
  • Company paid short- and long-term disability
  • Paid parental leave
  • Discount programs including Friends and family discounts
  • Referral Bonus
  • 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: Cullman