Job Description Position Title: Senior Production Supervisor-Supplemental
Woodhaven Stamping Plant is about to embark on its most exciting transformation since it was originally opened 50 years ago. New processes that are currently or will shortly be installed include but are not limited to new XL JIER Tandem Lines, State Of The Art Hot Stamping Lines and Laser cutting cells. This transformation will require highly skilled Senior Production Supervisors throughout the installation, launch and production phase to support the new equipment.
Commitment to Global Ford Production System
Coach Safety, Quality and Productivity to ensure objectives are met by following standardized work
Optimize throughput in accordance with budgets and cost objectives
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 Kaizen (Continuous Improvement) and coach problem resolution to the lowest level
Communication and Recognition
Meet FTT, inventory, cost, scrap, supply, and tooling expense targets
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
Ability to work any shift as well as rotating shifts and weekends
High School Diploma
3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment
1+ years of experience in Microsoft Office products
Stamping experience preferred
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles
Knowledge of constraint management principles
Prior production supervisor experience and experience managing a unionized work force
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 of safety, quality, and throughput
Strong organizational and administrative skills
Ability to multi-task
Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills
Successful candidate should be able to demonstrate leadership in ONE FORD (leadership) behaviors combined with outstanding interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills.
The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.
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