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Production Supervisor

Redmond, WA, US

Genie Industries/Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), a business segment of the Terex Corporation, is headquartered in Redmond, WA with branch offices worldwide; we manufacture material lifts, aerial work platforms, trailer-mounted booms and light towers, telehandlers, scissor lifts and self-propelled telescopic and articulating booms.  We are a company with a strong safety first mentality, team based culture, respect for the individual and high integrity.  This position is located in Redmond, WA.

Genie sets the standard by which other lifts are judged. Simply put, we build a better lift. Our innovative designs and reliable products have made Genie a world leader in the production of material lifts, portable aerial work platforms, scissor lifts, and self-propelled telescopic and articulated booms. The right time is now to come join us as we grow and expand to meet our customers' needs.


  • Reviews production orders to determine types, quantities, variations, specifications, and proposed delivery of products, then schedules and estimates team member hours and materials needed to complete assignments
  • Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products, utilizing knowledge of production processes, machine and plant capability, and human resources requirements
  • Reviews production reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to continually minimize costs and enhance productivity and quality
  • Inspects machines to ensure optimal utilization
  • Interprets blueprints, specifications, and job orders such as engineering change notices to team members, makes and participates in assignments, and conducts inspections of work
  • Develops measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality.  Implements changes in working conditions and use of equipment and tools that improve work flow, efficiency, and team member safety
  • Coordinates production requirements with material handling and participates in the “just-in-time” philosophy
  • Trains new team members including work team leaders.  Communicates company philosophies and policies, teaches and demonstrates work routines, and documents performance
  • Maintains records of day-to-day activity including time and materials, process steps, and occurrences. 
  • May set up and/or verify settings on production machines
  • Initiates communications on employee relations matters such as promotions, transfers, attendance, discipline, work conditions, and personal assistance.  Resolves team member grievances and problems, facilitating solutions or forwarding situations to higher authority
  • Conducts review of team leader and team member performance
  • Oversees and participates in the inspection of materials used in the manufacture Genie products
  • Enters and retrieves production information onto a computerized data entry screen or a custom-designed form. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position




Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • High School Diploma/GED


Preferred Qualifications 

  • Minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong technical ability and understanding of Lean manufacturing Principles
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Flexible, with strong teamwork orientation
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, including experience coaching and training others
  • Strong math skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills


Location: US-WA Redmond-B6 HR 

Department: Operations 

Job ID: 27622 


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $3.1 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world, and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector – come join us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue