ZF Production Supervisor in Lafayette, Indiana
Division T - Commercial Vehicle
General Summary: Provides day-to-day supervision, training, and communication to production operators and technicians in business team. Provides production to schedule for assigned area plus coordinates necessary resources.
Please Note: This will be an off-shift position.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Coordinates production requirements and staffing
Serves as first line of communication on all issues
Utilizes performance management to improve employee performance
Coordinates with other functional areas (materials, quality, engineering, techs, etc.) to resolve issues
Implements business initiatives
Ensures completion of on the job training for new operators and technicians
Maintains employees’ performance systems paperwork/documentation
Understands and manages fundamental business –production, quality, scrap, downtime, etc.
Initiates and leads problem solving efforts (CAR, Accident Investigations, issues on line, etc.)
Leads department or cross-functional projects
Facilitates training as needed
Focuses on launch activities
Maintains safety and environmental compliance
People management, Understanding of production
Basic computer skills, Coordination and planning
Verbal and written communication
- High School Diploma or GED (Associate’s preferred)
- Minimum of three to five years experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment which must include some combination of project management, materials, quality, team leadership, problem solving, group presentations, effective meeting leadership, supervisory experience. Candidate with technical/engineering education or experience preferred.
Must be able to meet all environmental standards.
Must have hand dexterity at moderate speed with accuracy for half of each day.
Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Must be able to perform steady, active effort with continuous walking.
Will have responsibility for the following safety elements:
Rules, Regulations and Practices
Performance Based Safety
Will have responsibility for the following environmental elements:
Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
Waste and Wastewater Management
Operations and Maintenance of Equipment
Environmental Incidents/Corrective Action
Required Education and Experience
Experience and Skill Requirements
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran