2nd Shift Supervisor

  • Viant
  • 45 Lexington Dr, Laconia, NH 03246, USA
  • Apr 15, 2019
Full time Management Manufacturing

Job Description

Viant, a leading manufacturer of medical devices, is looking for a 2nd Shift Supervisor to join their Laconia, NH team. This is a critical role responsible for assigning tasks to subordinate employees, makes sure that all operations run smoothly.

Hours are 3:00pm to 11:30pm

Some of the benefits to you:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefits package (starting day 1) that includes: medical, dental, vision and 401(k) with company match (401k after 90 days)
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Greater stability – Viant recently doubled in size and is investing heavily in their facilities

Facility Highlights:

  • 41,000 sq. ft.
  • 8,000 sq. ft. ISO Class 8 clean room
  • 4 Swiss machines, 3 wire EDM, 4 multiaxis CNC mills
  • FDA registered; ISO 13485 certified


  • Complex Finished Goods assembly
  • CNC machining
  • Laser processing
  • Packaging and labeling

Position Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with machining operations
  • Problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with Oracle and computer desktop preferred

Please click Apply or email your information to: viant17@workrocket.com


  • Assigns tasks to employees.
  • Oversees closing of facility.
  • Works with supervisors on production requirements
  • Monitors employee work habits and makes sure tasks are completed in a timely fashion.
  • Conducts performance reviews.
  • Writes up reports of employee behavior.
  • Keeps work area clean and organized.
  • Motivates employees for strong work performances.
  • Responds quickly and practically to emergencies, crises, or unexpected problems during the shift.
  • Turn in KANBAN cards and distribute material coming from inventory
  • Works with other supervisors to insure daily production and/or sales goals are met.
  • Pull inventory items from inventory when needed
  • Oversees all training during his or her shift
  • Processes paperwork for HR or upper management as needed
  • Support and promote continuous improvement activities
  • Provide explanation and follow up resolutions to daily labor variances making suggestions when necessary
  • Provide explanation and follow up resolutions to daily labor variances making suggestions when necessary
  • Work in conjunction with production planning to follow job schedule and assign staff to jobs based on training and experience. Suggest overtime to management as required to support job schedules
  • Provide leadership and direction to assigned area of responsibility ensuring quality standards are met and production standards achieved
  • Insure that staff follows all processes and instructions as dictated by work orders and quality procedures
  • Ensure employees comply with all safety policies and safe work procedures established by the company
  • Team Lead provides input to the performance appraisal process for those individuals on their team
  • To be able to communicate effectively with team members.
  • Be able to report out monthly accomplishments to management

About the company: With over 35 years of medical device molding experience, Viant, formerly known as MedPlast, has become a comprehensive solutions provider for single use medical devices. Services range from concept and design of components to assembly of finished products. They are headquartered in Foxborough, MA and operate 17 manufacturing facilities in the US, with additional locations in China, Mexico, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, France, Germany and the UK.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.