Ford Jobs – Production Supervisor

Website Ford Motor Company

Job Description:

As part of our Manufacturing team, you’ll help build the world-class, state-of-the-art smart vehicles the world expects from us. Within our plants around the world, we’re constantly developing new technologies and processes to further increase our efficiency. That means we’re continually seeking diligent, determined performers who think outside the box to help us find better and more efficient ways to manufacture our vehicles.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support Continuous Improvement and coach problem resolution to the lowest level
  • Provide team communication and recognition
  • Provide direction and support in the allocation of resources in order to appropriately cover material handling responsibilities
  • Coach Safety, Quality and Efficiency to ensure objectives are met through following standardized work
  • Manage basic administration of supervisory responsibilities and documents
  • Build Team Leader and Team Member capability
  • Lead and manage unionized hourly personnel
  • Through Process Confirmation, verify that the line is running safely, efficiently, and producing quality parts
  • Support Ford Production System and synchronous material flow through lean manufacturing practices
  • Monitor Andon occurrences. Be the first responder as secondary support
  • Ensure flawless introduction of new parts to production through proactive planning and cross-functional communication
  • Responsible for the daily material handling functions for the facility and for the department
  • Ensure accurate material flow from receiving dock, to warehouse storage location, to the production line feed location, to the delivery of finished product to customers
  • Build a conducive work environment for the team(s) to complete their assigned responsibilities / tasks

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Operations, Transportation & Logistics, Supply Chain Management & Information Systems, Applied Engineering Science, Packaging Engineering, or Business Management
  • Body shop /stamping / subassembly, or manufacturing assembly and machining experience desired
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Capable of assigning work to unionized hourly workforce and holding employees accountable for following processes pertaining to daily work assignments in terms of safety, quality, and
  • throughput
  • Demonstrated multi-tasking skills
  • 1+ years of experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Microsoft Office knowledge (Word/Excel/Outlook)
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict leadership skills
  • Safety and MP&L experience preferred
  • Knowledge of constraint management principles
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • 1+ years of supervisory experience

Job Details:

Company: Ford Motor Company

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Avon Lake, OH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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