Manufacturing Supervisor (ClimaCell Production)

TemperPack | Richmond, VA

Posted Date 6/30/2022

Manufacturing Supervisor (ClimaCell Production)

TemperPack is a rapidly growing company based in Richmond, Virginia.  We design and manufacture innovative, sustainable packaging components for cold-chain shipping of food and pharmaceutical products.  The markets we serve have an urgent need for disruptive, sustainable alternatives to replace the wide array of non-sustainable packaging materials conventionally used in the cold-chain such as Styrofoam coolers.  Our aspiration is to provide packaging solutions that customers and end-consumers feel great about using.

Job Description

The Manufacturing Supervisor will be part of a core TemperPack manufacturing team that assists the shift Manufacturing Manager and Assistant Manager and engineers in changing the world one package at a time.  Incumbent has a supervisory role in guiding the staff and process on a day-to-day basis to meet production, quality and capability metrics. The position will be based out of our TemperPack Headquarters in Richmond, Virginia. Compensation will be commensurate with skills and experience.

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Demonstrate proper safety leadership and guidance while managing 24/7 production of extruding and converting operations.
  • Monitor and manage production quality and operating conditions to maintain and improve KPIs.
  • Coordinate with the Manufacturing Manager, Manufacturing Assistant Manager and maintenance as required for complex or rapid diagnosis and repair of issues.
  • Analyze the production data and team performance and recommend improvement opportunities.
  • Participate in improvement projects and implementation of machine or process upgrades such as reliability, safety improvements and quality development.
  • Monitor temporary workers’ hours and adhere to allotted labor budget.
  • Meet or exceed daily production goals.


  • 3+ years of manufacturing, warehouse or industrial experience.
  • 1+ year of supervisory experience preferably in a manufacturing environment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Knowledge of general industrial safety regulations and requirements.
  • Basic knowledge of safety rules including lockout/tagout.
  • Knowledge of product specifications.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing process flow from raw materials to finished goods.
  • Ability to work any shift and on-call as needed.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with others and as part of a team including across functional areas such as R&D, sales, and operations.
  • Able to wear PPE (for example, safety glasses, ears plugs, closed toed shoes, respirator and overalls) for extended periods.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds unassisted.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated computer skills.

Education and Certifications: 

  • 4-year college education, with a degree in Business Administration, Management, Engineering, or Industrial Technology preferred.

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