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Dematic Shift Supervisor 1 - HKL (IL) in Chillicothe, Illinois

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.


Oversee departments on a daily basis. Communicate with employees on daily job responsibilities.


  • Supervise work activities of hourly employees in specific work areas on a specific shift. 

  • Assist in creating new processes for better quality for the customer. 

  • Maintain records relating to area assigned. 

  • Evaluate KPI stats for area(s) and drive improvements. 

  • Manage the segregation and proper movement of material in areas of responsibility. 

  • Ensure safety policies are being followed. 

  • Communicate with the customer on an as needed basis. 

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Education and/or Experience 

  • High school diploma or GED required 

  • 3 years factory experience preferred 

  • 3 years manufacturing experience preferred 

  • Communication skills 

  • Mechanical aptitude 

  • Basic computer skills a plus 

  • Manage personnel in an effective and cost efficient manner 

  • Understand and enforce company policy and safety standards 

  • Ability to interact with upper management, subordinates, peers, and the customer 

  • Organizational skills 

  • Knowledge of product and services 

  • Forklift experience preferred, but not required

Requisition ID: 2020-13093

Job Time: Full-Time

Experience Level: Mid Level

Shift Schedule Display: Standard

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Street: 2800 E. Cedar Hills Dr.