Soil Room Supervisor (Production Floor)
Batavia, IL, United States of America


Superior Health Linens is a nationally accredited laundry that specializes in servicing the linen needs of local hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes throughout the Mid-West. We strive for excellence by promoting a positive work atmosphere, encouraging teamwork, great communication, ongoing training, and challenging our employees to meet the highest industry standards.

Job Skills / Requirements

• Supervise and work with soil sort employees sorting soiled linen as it comes into the plant.
Provide training and follow-up on department personnel to see that they are performing their jobs in accordance with their job descriptions. Provide daily/weekly coaching to improve employee effectiveness.
• Work with Production/Plant manager with hiring, training, and employee improvement needs.
• Establish and approve personal vacation and leave schedules for production employees.
• Insure that employees are properly introduced to the Company Objectives, Company Policies, Right-to-Know and Blood Borne Pathogens Standards. Be sure each NEW employee receives the proper training.
• Recommend and support employee’s incentive programs that enhance production and reduce productive labor percentage.
• Review production and goal performance record with the employees routinely throughout the week.
• Review and approve weekly timesheets accurately and timely.
• See that production standards are followed wherever practical, for each job in the plant. Measure performance against these standards on a daily basis.
• Confer with the Production/Plant manager concerning production schedules, quality and customer concerns. Take corrective action as a result of customer surveys as necessary.
• Notify and work with Maintenance Manager on needed repairs on all equipment in production and soil sort while maintaining written request and follow up for equipment repairs.
• Insure that all customers receive a prompt and satisfactory response.

3 years supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.
Good communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
The ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, to calculate resource requirements and present supporting information for requests.
Suggest corrective actions supported by data analysis.
Preference given to those with the following:
Lean activity training and experience.
Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish)
Associates Degree
Preferred –
Lean activity training and experience.
Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish)
Associates Degree

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Educational Assistance, Special Incentive Plans

Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

This is a Full-Time position 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required