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Avery Dennison Rotary Production Supervisor in New Century, Kansas

Company Description

Vestcom is the industry leader in technology-driven shelf-edge solutions for Retailers and CPGs. Our data-integrated media solutions drive sales and loyalty, engaging shoppers where it matters most – the point of decision. Our patented innovation has been trusted by top retailers for more than 30 years to drive productivity and profitable growth. For our growing team of over 1000 employees, Vestcom offers the stability of an established company with the entrepreneurial spirit and fast-paced environment of a start-up.

Vestcom’s core values are at the heart of our organization, representing our fundamental beliefs and serving as our guiding light in for how we conduct business and interact with each other.

  • OUR TEAMS - Our colleagues and our client define our team.

  • OUR INTEGRITY - Our colleagues and clients rely upon us to deliver.

  • OUR INGENUITY - Our colleagues and clients look to us for unique solutions.

  • OUR PERFORMANCE - Our colleagues and clients team with us to win.

Vestcom is a standalone business unit of Avery Dennison, a Fortune 500 leader in materials science and packaging materials. Learn more at www.vestcom.com.

Job Description



Supervise Rotary associates by teaching, training, mentoring, and coaching so as to promote and ensure continuous improvement of safety, quality, spoilage reduction, and increased throughput which meet and exceed departmental goals.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but may not be limited to the following:  


  • Ensure all safety and quality standards are being continuously met and maintained throughout the shift.

  • Work closely with the production manager and shift lead to assist and support press teams with all aspects of the manufacturing process (safely manufacturing a quality product while meeting/ exceeding efficiency expectations for spoilage and throughput).

  • Communicate to the production manager, and production planner any material shortages or outages, along with any other issues which may impede the safe manufacture of quality products in an efficient manner so as to meet/exceed customer satisfaction which includes on time delivery of products.

  • Lead associates with a team philosophy, promote and instill this philosophy in every facet of the Rotary operation.

  • Supervise, teach, train, and mentor associates; cross train as opportunities present themselves.

  • Ensure the shop, press areas, and equipment is clean and well maintained.

  • Ensure associates take personal responsibility for routinely clocking in/out and accurately and thoroughly completing all Data Collection entries and production paperwork.

  • Handle hazardous waste and maintain hazardous waste program as assigned, (see Doc.Haz1 on Engineering drive).

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

  • Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.

  • Compliance with applicable Company policies concerning maintaining a drug free workplace is required.

  • Compliance with all Company policies is required including all safety policies and procedures.


Education and or Experience 

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.  Bachelor’s degree in business or related field preferred.

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience with Flexographic printing, and rotary die cutting.

  • Must have at least 5 years’ previous supervisory experience.


Supervisory Responsibilities

 Directly supervises 20-30 employees. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and  disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Physical Demands 

  • Stands 2/3 on the shift daily.

  • Uses hands and fingers to handle, and feel 1/3 to 2/3 of the shift daily.

  • Reaches with hands and arms 1/3 to 2/3 of the shift daily.

  • Lifts between 25 and 50 pounds 1/3 of the shift daily.

  • Requires distance vision (clear vision at 20-feet or more).

  • Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors).


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job in a manufacturing environment.  Continuous, high to moderate levels of noise require hearing protection to be worn at all times.  To ensure the associate's safety, when working in the manufacturing environment, safety glasses and any other applicable safety equipment are required.  Exposure to chemicals, inks, and coatings requires the appropriate PPE to be worn when handling.



      Vestcom’s Management reserves the right to revise, change or modify the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time to meet business and organizational needs.  This position description may not list all duties for this position.  The incumbent in the position may be asked to perform other duties. This position description is not a contract for employment and either the incumbent or Vestcom may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled