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VT Industries Department Manager - 2nd Shift in Holstein, Iowa

Department Manager - 2nd Shift at VT Industries

Date Posted: 8/1/2022


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Job Description

VT Industries in Holstein builds Architectural Wood Doors in a highly automated environment. We are seeking a Department Manager to work a 2nd shift schedule and lead a team of 25 to 30 employees. Starting salary range of $65,000 or more depending on experience with a 2nd shift Department Manager premium of $5,000 per year on top of yearly salary. Full Spanish bilingual Department Managers will receive an additional $2,500 per year premium.

Job responsibilities are:

  • Train, appraise, supervise and coordinate activities of the production tam in a timely manner

  • Monitor daily and weekly production schedules and goals

  • Organize and assign work duties of employees

  • Evaluate employee performance and complete timely appraisals

  • Maintain accurate employee records

  • Inspect quality of product at each workstation

  • Promote a safe work environment

  • Monitor employee practices and equipment for safety concerns

  • Assure machines and equipment are functioning properly at all times

  • Schedule preventative maintenance assuring that all routine equipment checks are completed.

  • Responsible for maintaining and updating the charts on lean board requiring reaching above the head

  • Adjust manpower in the area to keep all doors on schedule

  • Ability to be at work 8-10 hours a day, five days a week with occasional mandatory overtime

  • Ability to work individually or with other employees as assigned acting responsibly and maintaining a positive work environment

  • Ability to manually push piles of 25 doors on roller beds

  • Adheres to safety rules at all times

  • Practice good housekeeping of work area

  • Promotes 5S and Lean to fullest extent

  • Other duties may be assigned by manager

    Job Requirements

Proven supervisory experience and ability to lead people and promote a positive work environment.

Excellent benefit package includes a salaried employee bonus plan.

Pre-employment drug screen and physical assessment required.


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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time

  • Location: Holstein , IA (

  • Job Type: Manufacturing (

  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 8/1/2022

    About Us

Why would a company that is so successful choose to keep its corporate headquarters in Northwest Iowa? Largely because of the people who work so diligently to see that VT Industries continues to grow and succeed. When you walk through our facilities, it’s easy to see the hard work and dedication our people put forward. Today, VT has nine manufacturing facilities located across the U.S. and Canada.

VT Industries is family-owned and operated, with a commitment toward continual growth and improvement. Employees are offered competitive wages and benefits packages.


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