Manufacturing Supervisor – (1st Shift)

    Country
    USA
    City
    Portage
    Section
    Operations
    Level
    Professionals
    Contract type
    Permanent

    Your challenge

    • Manage and control the day-to-day activities for an assigned shift within a M+H production zone.
    • Planning, review and approve daily attendance records, assigning, and directing work
    • Ensure the production activities are in line with the production plan and deadlines.
    • Understand and develop plans to produce parts in accordance with customer schedules and shipments
    • Ensure strict adherence to MH quality procedures and compliance to all customer requirements during the complete production process.
    • Support the RPS/8D Process in collaboration with the Production Manager to ensure that the quality standards are met. Participate in the RPS discussions/meetings.
    • Ensure the quality approval of the products by the Quality Inspectors and implement corrective actions in case of deviations, control if the corrective measures are effectively applied.
    • Implement, coordinate and control cleanliness and the order of the production area/activities (e.g. ensure the 5S Process, implement Production Basics etc.).
    • Ensure that the machines and equipment are properly used and maintained.
    • Manage/execute the Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Process, control for loss and/or damages of the machines and equipment.
    • Ensure changeovers and machine set up are executed in a timely and efficient manner
    • Coordinate and control the set-up processes in accordance with the pre-defined schedule.
    • Provide, manage and update all documentation with regard to the production activities.
    • Manage the zone and machine safety, ensure that all safety requirements, sustainability issues and legal regulations are fulfilled.
    • Ensure and maintain of all records as per ISO / TS / EMS Standards

    Your profile

    Education:

    • High School Diploma or G.E.D.

    Experience: 

    • 6 years of relevant work experience in the field of manufacturing operations
    • 6 years of leadership or supervisory experience in manufacturing or production environment.
    • Plastic Injection Mold/Blow Mold experience or component assembly
    • Visual Manufacturing experience including KanBan/Takt Time/Visual Work Instructions

    Required Skills:

    • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles.(Takt/One piece flow/Pull/5S)
    • Automotive experience

    Preferred Skills:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in technical or business education
    • Knowledge on handling TS 16949 and ISO 14001 requirements

    Competencies:

    • Strong interpersonal skills,
    • Good organizational and planning skills,
    • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills

    Are you full of ideas? Are you keen to take on responsibility and really achieve something? Then our doors are open to you. This is a company that lives out its values, gives people the freedom to use their own initiative, offers many development opportunities and many exciting projects – all of which awaits you here.