Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift

Location: Chelmsford, MA, United States of America


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary:

Provide Day to Day supervision to achieve goals of the master production schedule, thru hands on involvement

Essential Functions:

  • Direct the distribution and monitor the daily input and outputs of the group (Line efficiency, Daily Production Attainment). Minimize overtime and justify when needed. Maintain capacity Plan monthly and ensure materials are on the production line and used FIFO

  • Identify product quality problems and institute solutions thru product, process or procedural changes including employee workmanship problems

  • Liaison with R&D, Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Assurance to support failure resolution and reviews product support documentation.

  • Maintain Employee training records and ensure adequate cross training is in place to ensure coverage as necessary

  • Ensure employee compliance with all Company and regulatory requirements.

  • Ensure completeness of Employees weekly time and activity sheets including monitoring employee on time status

  • Track employee weekly productivity and move staff around as appropriate to meet production demand

  • Develop and maintain tools to track repair quality and preventative maintenance needs

  • Provide procedural guidance to less senior employees as necessary.

  • Write Employee reviews. Conduct employee's reviews. Document employee issues into personnel file as appropriate. Hiring as needed.

  • Other duties or special projects as assigned

Skill Requirements:

  • Excellent Oral and Written communications skill

  • Must be able to read and understand diagnostic data.

  • Must be able to read and understand Technical schematics.

  • Must be able to setup and use test equipment.

Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree with six (6) + years of experience preferred or

  • Associate's degree with eight (8) + years of experience desired or

  • High School degree required with ten (10) +years of experience

  • Minimum of 6 years Electrical, Electro Mechanical and I or Technical Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years in a group leader or equivalent position

  • Experience with common office programs accent on Databases and spreadsheet QSR experience a plus

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.


ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 


ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990