Prefinish Supervisor 100% Employee Owned
Milwaukee, WI  / Wauwatosa, WI  / West Allis, WI 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description
Do you want to be an employee owner of a company?  Then Western Building Products is looking for someone like you.

We are looking for highly motivated, hard working and dependable individuals with warehouse experience and a desire to join a dynamic warehouse team in a fast pace environment!  These individuals must be self starters and thrive on working independently.

The Company

Western Building Products Inc. is a growing company and is one of the largest distributors of millwork products in the Midwest. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, we employ 200+ people in two facilities. We are proud to provide world-class quality millwork products and services together with outstanding customer service to the construction, commercial and remodeling markets. Western Building Products is a 100% employee owned company. 

Benefits as an Employee Owner
  • Competitive starting wage with opportunity to progress
  • Excellent Health, Dental, Life, STD and LTD Insurance Benefits
  • Participation in Employee Stock Ownership Plan – retirement funded by company
  • Monthly Wage Incentive Plan opportunity
  • Vacation, Holidays, and other Employee Benefits

Supports the Prefinish manager in ensuring that production objectives at met, in alignment with company quality standards; organize and control the release of production orders to support the production schedule

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.
  • Reviews production orders or schedules to determine product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.
  • Prepares operational schedules and coordinates Prefinishing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications.
  • Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization.
  • Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards.
  • Compile and Review production data
  • Prepare and maintain written correspondence.
  • Resolve problems and triage issues with guidance from the Prefinish and Plant Manager.
  • In coordination with the Prefinish Manager, is responsible to handle the employment cycle of the employee in regards to: interviewing, training/developing, timely completion of performance reviews; disciplinary correction and suspension.
  • Work closely with other areas of operations on various assignments as necessary; participate in required meetings.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's Degree preferred. Will consider a combination of education and experience. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a manufacturing/production related capacity, Prefinishing experience preferred.

Submit resume online or complete an application at 1300 N. Glenview Place Wauwatosa, WI 53213. Equal Opportunity Employer



Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Salary and Benefits
We offer outstanding and affordable health insurance. We boast one of the nation’s best employee stock ownership plans (ESOP). 100% employee owned company.
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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