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Date Added: Wed 14/07/2021

Production Supervisor (2Nd & 3Rd Shift)

Detroit, MI, US
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Job Title: Production Supervisor

Key Areas of Responsibility

• Supervise and coordinate all activities of employees assigned to the department.

• Meet or exceed productivity and quality standards using all resources and support available.

• Ensure all department personnel adhere to all safety rules and report on unsafe conditions as soon as reasonably possible

• Direct the department in a manner that promotes high morale, teamwork, pride, productivity and quality.

• Ensure that job performance problems and conflicts are resolved fairly in accordance with the Employee Handbook with assistance of Human Resource Department.

• Enforce the use of all tools/processes related to the production team boards.

• Assure employee training is completed and tracked properly.

• Complete employee assessments as required.

• May be required / requested to support / assist launch activities as necessary.

• Coordinate required equipment repair with Maintenance and/or Tooling Departments.

• Communicate with team leads and members of the department, by continually updating them on all information affecting the efficient and safe operations within the department.

• Liaise with all supporting departments to resolve problems.

• Accurately and promptly complete all paperwork associated with the position (corrective actions, scrap reports, production reports, downtime, employee evaluations, etc.).

• Coordinate production part rework, repair or tear down as needed.

• Document all activities as required.

• Adhere to all company guidelines for Emergency Evacuation to ensure employee safety.

• Any additional responsibility deemed necessary by management.

Limits of Authority

• Advise Operations Manager of those situations that may pose a significant risk to the program, product assurance, facilities, employee safety or customer satisfaction results.

• Initiate actions to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformance relating to product, process & systems.

• Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process or system.

• Initiate, recommend or provide solutions through the appropriate channels and verify implementation.

• Control further processing and delivery of nonconforming product until the deficiency is corrected.

Basic Education, Experience and Skills Required

• High school diploma or equivalent.

• Minimum 2 years related experience in automotive / manufacturing environment.

• Excellent written, mathematical and analytical skills.

• Proficient in basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Excel and Word).

• Possess good technical understanding of processes and machinery.

• Demonstrate organizational, leadership and communication skills.

Travel Requirements

• Up to 5% travel required

• Valid driver’s license required

Job Requirements:
  • Clean up production line waste during production and when production is
  • Completing daily shift production reports
  • Maintain shift production staffing levels
  • Maintain quality and production for shift
  • Obtain production parameters for upcoming production
  • Fulfilling the customer demands of areas of operation while making ongoing improvements to processes to advance food safety
  • Supervising the plant production and maintenance on a production shift
  • Ensure safety, quality, productivity and housekeeping in assigned areas
  • Supervising all areas and facets of plant production during shift operations
  • Ensuring the production floor meets production targets
  • Monitoring the production work flow and adjusting production to meet production schedule targets
  • Supervise daily activities of production employees
  • Supervise all plant production duties to relieve other production supervisor during vacation
  • Direct second shift manufacturing operations to meet daily production goals
  • Oversee the daily production operation and ensure production goals are met
  • Maintain production and quality standards
  • Meet production control schedules and maintains continuous flow of production
  • Improve production quality of products
  • Achieve minimum production standards in each production unit
  • Assign daily tasks/assignments to production operators to meet production schedule
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