Hayward Industries

Rotational Supervisor - Injection Molding

Job Locations US-NC-Clemmons
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/26/2018 1:35 PM)
Job ID


Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control and energy solutions.

For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to our customers’ needs and makes sure they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process.  The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.



Working at Hayward


Position Overview:

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating injection molding machines,
in set-up of the machines and material handlers who service the injection molding department by performing the following duties.  This position will fill in for supervision as necessary on an as-needed basis. 


Major Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures quality parts are produced on schedule according to production schedules.
  • Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
  • Assigns duties and examines work for conformance to quality standards.
  • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product.
  • Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of department.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
  • Maintains time and production records.
  • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments.
  • Sets up machines and equipment if necessary.
  • Reports machine and equipment malfunctions to maintenance personnel.
  • Confers with quality control inspector or supervisor if there are questions regarding quality of parts.
  • Reports any processing or machine problems that cannot be resolved to Molding Manager.
  • Confers with Production Planner on priorities for molding machines with regard to mold changes, etc.
  • Ensures that machine set-ups are done properly to avoid machine and mold damage.
  • Starts up machinery and plant Sunday afternoons to prepare for third shift. 
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by Supervisor


Supervisory Responsibilities:

Directly supervises up to 55 employees in the Molding Department utilizing 42 molding machines. 
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.  Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.



  • Ability to use CRT, printer and Mattec System. Ability to use calculator to calculate parts produced, machine rates being met, etc.  Knowledge of secondary equipment used in this department such as machining centers, drill presses, grinders and band saws.
  • Must be able to work days or nights. Must be able to adapt to working different shift schedules on short notice.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situations, to other supervisors and in small group settings to employees of his/her department.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving employees.  Ability to determine problems if rate is not made on a specific machine.


Education and Experience:

2 years related experience and/or training or any equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must have a strong desire to learn injection molding.

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.