Waukesha, WI

Machine Shop Supervisor

Shop Floor Manager - Waukesha, WI

Our client is seeking a motivated and ambitious Machining Supervisor to oversee their 3rd Shift Machine Shop. In this role, you will lead a team of 15 reports and report directly to the Machine Shop Manager. The company is a vital manufacturer for heavy industry, defense, aerospace, and energy generation.


  • Supervise and guide 15 machinists in the production of large components using CNC mills and lathes.
  • Act as a hands-on leader, providing mentorship and coaching to develop the team's skills.
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement projects to optimize efficiency.
  • Liaise with engineering, production control, and quality to ensure smooth production flow.


  • Minimum of 3 years of CNC machining experience with relevant coursework.
  • Familiarity with various types of CNC and manual machines.
  • At least 1 year of prior supervisory or leadership experience.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong problem-solving, mathematical, computer, and analytical skills.
  • Strong commitment to safety and quality.
  • Driven individual with a desire for career advancement.


  • Comprehensive health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance.
  • Paid holidays and vacation time.
  • Educational benefits.
  • 401(k) with a 3% match for 6% contributed.
  • Profit sharing.
  • Employee assistance program.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.