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Supervisor General
Ref No.: 18-01842
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Are you a Production Supervisor looking for a new opportunity with a major Automotive Manufacturer in the south Chicago area?

Job Description:
  • Coach Safety, Quality and Productivity to ensure objectives are met through following standardized work
  • Monitor andon occurrences.
  • Be the first responder as secondary support
  • Through Process Confirmation, verify that the line is running safely, smoothly, and producing quality parts
  • Support Continuous Improvement and coach problem resolution to the lowest level of the organization
  • Communication and recognition
  • Build Team Leader and Team Member capability
  • Create a conducive work environment for the team(s) to complete their assigned responsibilities / tasks
  • Basic administration of supervisory responsibilities and documents
  • Optimize throughput in accordance with budgets and cost objectives
  • Identify sources of variation within a production environment effectively and efficiently
  • Support concern resolution with cross-functional teams, including the Quality department, production, and suppliers.
Skills Required:
Successful candidate must be able to demonstrate leadership behaviors combined with outstanding interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills

Experience Required:
  • Ability to work any shift as well as rotating shifts and weekends
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Capable of assigning work to unionized hourly workforce and holding employees accountable for following processes pertaining to daily work assignments in terms safety, quality, and throughput
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills
Experience Preferred:
  • Body shop/stamping/paint/subassembly experience preferred
  • Safety and Quality experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Knowledge of constraint management principles
  • Microsoft Office knowledge (Word/Excel/Outlook)
  • Prior experience managing a unionized work force
Education Required:
High School Diploma

Education Preferred:
Bachelor’s Degree