Job Description

Why Valvoline Global Operations?

We’ve been inspiring and enabling what moves the world forward for more than 150 years, starting with the invention of the world’s first branded motor oil. Today, we’re a leading worldwide marketer and supplier of premium branded lubricants, automotive and industrial chemistries, and a business solutions provider to our customers and partners, driven every day by a people-centered focus on innovation and customer excellence.


We’re proud to be The Original—the first to see potential in things others overlook. Originals are the first to develop sustainable solutions. Originals move the world forward. At Valvoline Global Operations, that’s what we do every day in over 140 countries worldwide. We create future-ready products that improve the performance of automotive and industrial equipment and services that help our businesses grow and thrive. As The Original, we’ve been innovating to solve problems for over 150 years. And we’ll continue to invent and reinvent the way forward, to always meet our customers’ needs – today and in the future.  


Living out our values is what makes our company, our employees, our partners, our customers, and the communities we serve, great. It is our responsibility. It is what drives us. It is who we are.


We’re looking for people who care, operate with integrity, strive for excellence in everything they do, are eager to develop new skills to win, and show passion for delivering on our commitment to all our stakeholders. We are looking for Hungry, Humble, and Smart individuals. If this is you, you’ve come to the right place, and we invite you to join The Original!


Careers for the Driven

Valvoline has a rewarding opportunity as a Production Supervisor. We whole-heartedly adopt a ‘never idle' mindset. We also know that outstanding service begins and ends with our employees. So, we’re looking for good people to join our team. You bring your skills, talents, and drive. We will give you a great place to work, a competitive salary and benefits, and the resources and support to develop and advance within our global company.


Hours for this role will be 3:00pm-11:00pm Monday-Friday.


How You’ll Make an Impact

The Production supervisor will plan and oversee production operations. This will include hiring/onboarding temps, lean/A3 projects, supporting day-to-day production, managing monthly and quarterly safety inspections, high hazard permit reviews and LMS reporting, and other tasks as assigned. In the role, you would be responsible for:

  • Supervising production activities to ensure that manufactured products meet or exceed all established production and quality standards, while effectively and efficiently utilizing available employees/staffing. Ensures weekly production schedules are met.
  • Implementing and leading safety programs to ensure the safety of employees working in area. Communicates and ensures compliance with all policies and procedures including OSHA, EPA, environmental rules, regulations, ISO work instructions, LMS and company policies, and maintains appropriate records.
  • Directing all related personnel actions, including final selection, training/coaching, performance appraisal, and disciplinary action. Investigates and resolves employee issues.
  • Driving continuous improvement through 5S programs, lean manufacturing techniques, GQMS and VNet, and/or other programs.
  • Defining, preparing, and analyzing production and efficiency reports and trends.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as determined by Valvoline from time to time in its sole discretion.

What You’ll Need

  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in production, supply chain operations or engineering)

  • Minimum two years of Operations' experience
  • Experience with continuous improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft applications, Lean manufacturing, and SAP
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills
  • Must be driven towards continued improvement
  • Ability to stand and walk around plant periodically
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a manufacturing environment which may be subject to hot and cold temperatures.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. 

Benefits That Drive Themselves

  • Health insurance plans (medical, dental, vision)
  • HSA and flexible spending accounts
  • 401(k)  
  • Incentive opportunity*
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and holidays*
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee discounts
  • Tuition reimbursement*
  • Adoption assistance*

*Terms and conditions apply, and benefits may differ depending on position.


Valvoline provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Are you good at what you do? Join us.


The Company endeavors to make its recruitment process accessible to any and all users.  Reasonable accommodations will be provided, upon request, to applicants with disabilities in order to facilitate equal opportunity throughout the recruitment and selection process.  Please contact Human Resources at 1-800-Valvoline or email to make a request for reasonable accommodation during any aspect of the recruitment and selection process.  The contact information is for accommodation requests only; do not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications.





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