Extrusion Supervisor

Location US-OH-Leetonia
ID 2024-1778
EP - PNX Extruded Product
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Consider joining the Pennex family as a Supervisor, Extrusion at our Leetonia, OH location.  The Supervisor, Extrusion oversees the Press Team including: Press Team Apprentices, Press Team, Press Operators, and Press General Foreman. The Supervisor, Extrusion develops and implements production plans and schedules to ensure efficiency.  This position drives efficiency to ensure quality standards are met. This position leads and supervises, develops, and disciplines team members.


This position could be either 6am to 6pm or 6pm to 6am: must be flexible to work either shift.



  • Supervision and development of Press Team Apprentices, Press Team, Press Operators, and Press General Foreman positions.
  • Leadership: Interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Planning: Production planning and scheduling for the Press Team.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with other departments, such as maintenance or engineering, to coordinate overall operations.
  • Quality Control: Monitor and audit quality control measures and implement process improvements to optimize efficiency and quality throughout the team.
  • Safety Compliance: Adhere to and enforce safety protocols and guidelines to maintain a safe work environment. Identify and report any potential safety hazards or equipment issues. Maintain a clean work environment.
  • Documentation: Review production reports, work orders, job specifications, and quality control records, generated by the Press Team to ensure that the documentation is accurate, complete, and in compliance with company standards and customer requirements. Work with team members to address and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Analysis: Analyze the Press Team data and documentation to identify areas for improvement and implement process changes as necessary. Present data on the Press Team’s quantity and quality of work to plant management.
  • Communication: Keep open clear line of communication to leadership and direct reports.
  • Motivation: Team member and culture.
  • Time Management: Ensure that all duties and projects are completed timely and effectively.
  • Other duties as needed.


Ideal Candidate Will Have:


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Associate’s degree is preferred.



  • 4 or more years of experience in an extrusion or similar manufacturing environment is required.
  • 2 or more years of supervisory experience required.
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Critical Thinking
  • Ability to lead teams
  • Strong communication skills
  • Problem Solving skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States, visa sponsorships are not available

Physical Requirements


  • Occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and explosives.
  • Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; extreme cold and extreme heat.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

About Us

Perks of the Job

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance 
  • Disability and life insurance 
  • 401(k) with robust matching contribution 
  • Generous allotment of paid vacation and paid holidays 
  • Competitive wages plus performance-based bonus opportunities 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 
  • Ongoing training and professional development 
  • Opportunity for career growth and advancement 
  • Relocation package may be available 


Why Our People Love Working Here:

  • Purpose-driven, friendly, open and respectful culture 
  • Shared core values of safety, caring, integrity and growth 
  • Employee discount program with hundreds of partner brands 
  • Up to $5000 tuition reimbursement 
  • Complimentary coffee bar  
  • Wellness incentive program 


Who We Are: Founded nearly half a century ago, Pennex Aluminum continues to see rapid growth as a leading provider of quality aluminum cast products and extrusions. With state-of-the-art technology and facilities across Ohio and Pennsylvania, we’re proud to offer the capabilities and expertise to cast billet, extrude custom shapes and fabricate finished components for customers across a range of markets - including automotive, transportation, building and construction, electrical and machinery, consumer durables and distribution.  

But it’s not just what we do that sets us apart, it’s how we do it. Safety. Caring. Integrity. Growth. These core values are embodied by each member of our team; guiding every action we take and decision we make. Whether it’s driving innovation within our industry, making the impossible possible for our customers, providing a safe, respectful workplace for employees or supporting our local communities, our purpose is clear. We are dedicated to impacting our world in a positive way.  

If you are a like-minded individual with a strong ability to problem solve, collaborate and effectively communicate, Pennex Aluminum may be the perfect place for you to grow your career. To learn more, please visit PennexAluminum.com or check out other opportunities within the Metal Exchange family of companies at MetalExchangeCorp.com. 


Our Commitment to Inclusion: We welcome people of different backgrounds, abilities and perspectives. To ensure our business and culture continue to be inclusive of all people, we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age or marital, veteran or disability status. Metal Exchange and its family of brands are proud to be equal opportunity employers. Additionally, all of your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Should you have any questions or require special assistance completing your application, please email pennexrecruiter@pennexaluminum.com. 

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States and not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States. 


Our salary ranges are primarily determined by role, level, and location. The range provided for each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. 

Posted Min Pay Rate

USD $75,000.00/Yr.

Posted Max Pay Rate

USD $95,000.00/Yr.


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