Integration Supervisor

The Boring Company

The Boring Company

People & HR, Operations
Bastrop, TX, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024
The Boring Company was founded to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. Today, we are creating the technology to increase tunneling speed and decrease costs by a factor of 10 or more with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions.


  • Directly manage technician teams that support the build, assembly, and integration of Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs).
  • Monitor labor hours and overtime, approve time cards and assist in the implementation of time management and improvement plans.
  • Allocate the team toward the right task, based upon the skills of the individual & the priorities of the company.
  • Regular communication updates to Leadership (including needs relating to schedule, manpower and equipment).
  • Review work instructions with management and engineers to ensure the technicians have accurate and complete instructions and, if necessary, recommend changes.
  • Maintain workflow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods.
  • Develop and implement cost reductions processes and efficiency improvement measures.
  • Building and maintaining work-class production spaces for the team to work.
  • Tool & Equipment programs to ensure we have the right tools to perform work, that we treat tools with respect.
  • Train new employees on procedures and equipment as needed.
  • Cross-training of technicians to increase versatility of the team, and create career paths for technicians.
  • Accountability for TBC practices & policies: safety, time management, equipment/tools handling, quality workmanship, urgency.
  • Initiate and foster a spirit of cooperation within and between shifts and other departments.
  • Perform production risk identification and mitigation.
  • Enforce systems and company policies.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of professional experience in a manufacturing/production environment OR high school degree (or GED equivalent) and 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment.
  • 1+ years of experience leading a technical team (ideally build/assembly/integration).

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field OR experience driving complex technical projects.
  • Familiarity with design for manufacturability, and failure mode effects analysis.
  • Experience bringing growing teams and processes from development to desirable production.
  • Safety training and/or safety certifications.
  • Able to adapt to major shifts in priorities in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Excellent concentration and attention to detail with outstanding work efficiency and accuracy.
  • High level of ownership and responsibility when carrying out projects/tasks.
  • Ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written) with engineering and production.

Additional Requirements

  • Tunnel Boring Machines typically involve building in tight quarters and physical dexterity is required.
  • Physical effort including sitting or standing for extended periods of time and lifting and carrying weight such as materials or equipment (up to 25 lbs. unassisted).
  • Work performed in an environment with exposure to fumes, odors, and noise.
  • Occasionally exposed to work in extreme outdoor environments (heat, cold, rain).
  • Able to travel for short trips as needed.
  • Must be available for all shifts, extended hours and weekends as needed.
We're a team of dedicated, smart, and scrappy people. Our employees are passionate about our mission and determined to innovate at every opportunity.
We offer employer-paid medical, dental, and vision coverage, a 401(k) plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, and a competitive amount of equity for all permanent employees.
The Boring Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Boring Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.