Safran Production Supervisor in REDMOND (RED), United States

Safran - IDD Aersopace, a leading manufacturer of lighting products for the aerospace industry is seeking a highly motivated individual for our Team.

IDD Aerospace, a Business Unit within Safran, is a leading global aerospace leader, engaged in the design, development, and manufacture of flight deck products. The company provides lighted panels, control panel assemblies, keyboards, and integrated switch panels that are used in commercial, military, and business jet aircraft worldwide. The company operates production facilities in Redmond, Washington; and Chihuahua, Mexico.

Title: Production Supervisor


Production Supervisors are responsible for the operations of responsible departments to ensure on time, quality and financial targets are met. He/she directly supervises team members to ensure production procedures/processes and company policies and rules are adhered to consistently.


  • Responsible for Production Planning of all products within departments of responsibility to ensure on-time delivery of quality parts. Production Planning include activities such as resource planning, product flow and prioritization.

  • Responsible for the processes. In coordination with Manufacturing Engineering, resolves process problems and identify opportunities for improvement.

  • Responsible for improvement activities to meet company goals, such as On-Time delivery, quality, efficiency and cost, etc. Improves department productivity and efficiency through planning, training, improvement activities and evaluation of labor standards.

  • Coordinates the production processes to ensure continuity on all shifts.

  • Ensure team members received the necessary training on operation logistics, proper usage of equipment and process documents.

  • Determines work schedules for team members and delegates assignments for all shifts.

  • Review and approve time charged by their direct reports on a daily basis so that employees may be paid.

  • Participates in lean activities and training of lean concepts.

  • Providing timely performance reviews and feedback to team members.


  • Minimum of four (4) years experience in manufacturing.

  • Minimum of three (3) years experience supervising with accountability for other shifts.

  • High school diploma or equivalent


  • Ability to work on complex tasks, and interpret schematics and drawings

  • Demonstrate writing skills and ability to communicate effectively

  • Analytical skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Must develop and maintain good team member and interdepartmental relations

  • Must have people motivation skills.


  • Position will require overtime on an as needed basis.


  • Training of new team members

  • On-time delivery, quality, cost and the responsible processes

  • Confidentiality: Knowledge of team member wages and increases


  • Work is done under limited supervision.


ID: ZLS - Req 14162

Join us!

IDD Aerospace offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. If interested in applying for this position, please apply on-line.

IDD Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, and veteran status.

IDD Aerospace is a smoke-free, drug free workplace.

Pre-employment drug test required.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement

It is the policy of Zodiac Aerospace to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.