Production Supervisor

Job Category: Manufacturing

Location: Boston (MA, US)

G&H offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for motivated and talented people to join a team of like-minded, highly skilled colleagues who want to grow and succeed with our company.

Hiring talent to complement and grow our current teams’ skills and capabilities is a strategic priority to enable our plans for growth.

Our seven business locations in the United States and four UK-based businesses employ across a broad range of functions including engineering and process, manufacturing, product management, supply chain and customer services, quality assurance, continuous improvement, compliance and finance.


The Production Supervisor manages the daily output of an experienced photonics production team to satisfy the unique requirements of aerospace, defense, life science, and industrial customers.  This position reports to the Director of Operations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Mentors new associates and defines training plans based on needs.
  • Assigns qualified team resources to production assembly jobs.
  • Executes against a production schedule
  • Monitors work-center capacities and modulates resources to ensure timely outputs.
  • Processes ERP and database entries to ensure timely processing of jobs.
  • Acts as a liaison between Operations management and the production team.
  • Uses help chain to request support from engineering.
  • Initiates Engineering Change Requests to correct documentation and processes.
  • Completes employee performance evaluations.
  • Maintains the production environment to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the team.
  • Initiates and participates in 6S and safety audits.
  • Assists Mfg. Engineering in production documentation generation.


Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Photonics packaging expertise
  • Fiber optics assembly and testing experience
  • Manufacturing equipment use
  • Lean Manufacturing training
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment


  • Management of diverse team
  • Leadership
  • Communication skills
  • Delivering results
  • Safety


  • Leadership history in a clean room based, photonics environment.
  •  Associates degree in engineering, manufacturing technology or equivalent work experience.

How to Apply

Resumes should be sent to  with Production Supervisor noted in the subject line.

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