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Forming Supervisor


Wilson, NC, US

Job ID:  34764
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Permanent
Talent Area:  Manufacturing

Job Description:

  • Supervise hourly Union employees for one shift of the Forming Department engaged in the manufacturing of glass containers and ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Establish and maintain a safety environment with good housekeeping that ensures constant awareness and always strives for zero accidents.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department with other departments with the employees and develop labor relations utilizing sound management principles.
  • Maintain timely and accurate records such as attendance production quality training and discipline.
  • Monitor production efficiencies and quality regularly during the shift and provide corrective action plans with employees while maintaining accurate communications to appropriate departments.
  • Comply with Environmental and Food Safety standards as set forth in plant policies programs within Department responsibilities.



  • Must have a minimum of five 5 years’ experience in forming related functions and exposure to labor relations. Prior supervisory experience preferred.
  • Prefer undergraduate technical degree but will consider advance experience in place of a degree.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills with good team dynamics.
  • Must have basic computer skills and knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Applications.

About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with revenues of almost $7 billion.
Today we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.

•    Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
•    Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
•    Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. 

Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.
We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. 

We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh
Nearest Secondary Market: Rocky Mount