Shift Supervisor

City:  Tacoma
State:  WA
Country/Region:  US

PABCO Roofing is looking for our next leader. Not just a Supervisor, but a leader. Our diverse Production team is our largest and they need their next champion to be a committed, emphathetic leader who's committed to our values and ready to help guide them through our daily shift operations.


You should be excited to model the following: effective communication, servant leadership, an unwavering commitment to safety, and a willingness to do the right thing, even when it's hard. We believe in creating the team you want to work on by being the kind of person you want to work with.



  • Supervises a production crew and oversees their daily work.
  • Inspects plant equipment and machinery to ensure they are operating safely and efficiently.
  • Responsible for meeting company standards for shift production and product quality.
  • Prepares maintenance work orders to ensure equipment and machinery meet company standards.
  • Prepares requested reports on a regular basis.
  • Troubleshoot department problems, including bad product and make adjustments as needed.
  • Responsible for ensuring product changes happen efficiently and effectively.
  • Responsible for knowing which products are being run each day and ensuring the appropriate materials and setup for the product being run.
  • Responsible for ensuring specific materials, (adhesive tank, chemical additives, raw materials), are ready and used appropriately on each shift.
  • Take regular inventories of production supplies for plant management.
  • Responsible for the performance, training, development, and discipline, of subordinate employees.
  • Maintains work area according to company standards for safety and cleanliness.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and
  • one (1) to three (3) years of Do experience in manufacturing required, supervisory experience preferred; or
  • equivalent combination of education and experience


  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of employees and/or customers/vendors.



  • 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 and to interpret various graphed data.



  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or verbal instructions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.



  • Must be able to operate a personal computer and other various standard office machines and equipment necessary to complete duties.


  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel.
  • Reach with hands and arms.
  • Talk and listen.
  • Stand, walk, and sit.
  • Bend at the waist.
  • Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required.



  • Wet humid conditions.
  • Working near moving mechanical parts.
  • Extreme heat or cold (non-weather).
  • Fumes or airborne particles.
  • Vibrations.
  • Moderate to loud noise.


We are an essential business, supporting building needs during the COVID-19 pandemic which allows our employees to enjoy better job stability and opportunities for advancement. We’ve updated our training and safety protocols to ensure all of our employees can work in a safe environment. 


We protect what matters.

Nearest Major Market: Tacoma