Shaw Industries Inc Manufacturing Supervisor in Columbia, South Carolina

Job Title

Manufacturing Supervisor

Position Overview

Position Overview: To supervise all shift employees and provide leadership in metrics related to the day to day operations within the department (i.e. safety, quality, waste, productivity, cost reductions). Execute effective communication, develop and consistently manage associates within the department.


  • Perform all job duties using safe work methods to drive department performance in all aspects of the department.

  • Administrative responsibilities (Policies, Workday, Time and Attendance - Kronos, etc.)

  • Train and develop team members to help them reach their goals.

  • Communicate and enforce standards and expectations for all shift employees.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Department Manager.

  • Work effectively to achieve consistency in daily work related activities utilizing Support Team.

  • Conduct pre-shift meetings - communicate with previous shift supervisor and associates on any changes, issues, or concerns at the start of shift.

  • Ensure daily safety meetings are conducted with associates. Perform Stretch and Flex.

  • Validate shift staffing meets the current needs. Communicate assignment needs with employees as required.

Required Competencies:

  • Build a Successful Team

  • Coach and Support

  • Build Trusting Relationships

  • Plan and Organize

  • Deliver Compelling Communication


  • High School Diploma/GED and previous Lead or Supervisor experience in manufacturing required.

  • 4 year degree preferred.

  • Previous one plus years of supervisory experience preferred.

  • Must possess good interpersonal, communication, organizational, and leadership skills.

  • Must be able to work holidays, weekends, and overtime as required.

Work Shift - 12 hours, rotating shift

Work Shift

12 hours, night shift

Our Nation’s veterans bring an extraordinary array of skills and training to any position. Shaw actively works to understand how these skills can translate to our job categories.Shaw will consider an applicant’s military service and work experience when determining whether a candidate meets the requirements of a posted job. Shaw values Diversity & Inclusion. We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans & Disabled.

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit

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