Production Supervisor - automotive

Location: Blythewood, SC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 12/7/2017
Job ID: 02541385
Job Description
Growing international company has an opportunity at a high volume manufacturing facility commutable to the east of Columbia, SC for a Production Supervisor on the 3rd shift.  In this capacity will work under the company guidelines independently  to achieve production objectives, lead process improvements, direct others and monitor work flow in the plant with his or her team.  Some of the responsibilities include following standard work and ensuring shop floor compliance to standard work.  Will lead shop floor continuous improvement activities  to include root cause problem solving and cross functional team PDCA’s.  Will ensure equipment is available.  Departmental waste and costs will be minimized.  Will ensure equipment and facilities are in safe operating conditions.  Will be responsible for shift results (quality, safety, costs, production output and personnel levels).
  • Prefer a bachelor degree, but will consider high school graduates
  • Must be open to 3rd shift
  • At least 5 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment with being over 25+ people
  • Automotive manufacturing experience
  • Good technical and mechanical knowledge
  • Must have continuous improvement experience
  • Would like experience in high volume manufacturing that is in a fast paced setting
  • Very good presentation and leadership skills
  • Proficiency with Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Effective communication ability within all levels of an organization
  • Goal oriented
  • Ability to multi task
  • Work schedule flexibility
  • Prefer Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Prefer a forklift license
  • Prefer manufacturing experience with plastic injection mold, assembly and/or machining