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Shift Supervisor -- Automotive Production
Shift Supervisor  

Job Description:

       

  • Report directly to Plant Manager.
  • Responsible for one of four shifts in a 24/7 production environment
  • PM Shift 5:30PM-5:30AM; Approx. 45-55 hours per week
  • Take initiative to 1) increase production throughput in each department; 2) reduce scrap, waste, and downtown; and 3) improve employee safety, ergonomics, and team morale.
  • Review each production process for opportunities for improvement.
  • Remain knowledgeable of current production priorities through participation in regular communication (meetings, conference calls, training sessions, email, etc.).
  • Enforce safety policies and procedures across all departments.
  • Ensure all resources and assets are used correctly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all work instructions on the production floor are up to date and readily available.
  • Maintain a productive, customer-focused, fair, and safe work environment for all employees.
  • Work with Human Resources to execute employee onboarding, orientation, training, corrective action, discipline, and terminations efficiently.
  • Work with Human Resources to create and maintain a training schedule for each department based on current needs.
  • Ensure only authorized team members are operating each piece of equipment at all times.
  • Anticipate and escalate material, quality, production, and manpower issues.
  • Report shift production, scrap, downtime and other required metrics to management.
  • Participate in Safety Committee meetings, as required.
  • Participate in all training, as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • 4 years in an manufacturing environment
  • Valid driver’s license
  • 3 years of leadership/supervision experience
  • Comfortable using MS Office, email, and text.
  • Neat, clean, professional appearance is a must.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must.
  • Must be able to present well on conference calls, and in meetings, communicating daily production metrics
  • Must demonstrate proactive problem solving, sound judgement, and strong managerial skills.
  • Some college strongly preferred.