Cardinal Health Manufacturing Supervisor - WPAD - 1st Shift in Augusta, Georgia

Manufacturing Supervisor

Job Summary: Manufacturing Management is responsible for strategic oversight and leadership direction within the Manufacturing function. Responsible for meeting customer requirements, supervising production employees, meeting production goals and FDA compliance.


  • Responsible for the daily scheduling of the work force to insure proper staffing
  • Directs the day-to-day activities of the production operation
  • Must achieve safety, quality, and productivity metrics/goal
  • Responsible for 5S company standards and safety programs.
  • Insures that accurate attendance/PTO records and scheduling are maintained
  • Completes detailed accurate performance evaluations of all direct reports
  • Maintains general responsibility for disciplinary process in the area of counseling, oral and written warnings; insures a productive work climate in the production operation
  • Maintain positive employee relations
  • Work on special projects as defined per business for each area of operation.
  • Coordinates and supervises the daily production activities
  • Sets priorities for the team to ensure task completion
  • Has in-depth knowledge of work processes and tools within own area
  • Applies expertise to solve standard and non-standard problems within own area
  • Aligns individual goals for self and others with work area/functional goals
  • Actively builds relationships across functions/businesses that bring value to the company, encouraging the participation and perspectives of all team members, regardless of background; mentors and empowers others to achieve success
  • Perform to company standard 5’s program.
  • Perform other duties within the scope of job assignment as assigned by the Supervisor and or lead.
  • Perform duties in compliance with all safety rules and regulations required by the Company, Local, and State and Federal provisions.


  • High School Diploma or GED required, Degree Preferred
  • A minimum of 2+ years related work experience required
  • Demonstrated success in managing people and leading a team
  • Strong communication skills

Knowledge, Experience, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Demonstrate success in managing people and leading a team
  • A minimum of 4+ years related experience required
  • Strong communication skills
  • Supervisory/management experience
  • Proficient computer experience in using AS400
  • Office environment – sitting, standing, stooping continuously
  • Must be able to lift up to 40lb.

What is expected of you and others at this level:

  • Coordinates and supervises the daily activities of operations, or business support staff
  • Administers and executes policies and procedures
  • Ensures employees operate within guidelines
  • Decisions have a direct impact on work unit operations and customers
  • Frequently interacts with subordinates, customers and peer groups at various management levels
  • Interactions normally involve information exchange and basic problem resolution

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.