Sr. Supervisor Production - Days
New Hudson, MI, US
Professionals (3+ years)
Production & Operations
Type of Contract:
The Webasto Group is one of the 100 largest suppliers to the automotive industry. With our innovative sliding and panoramic sunroofs, convertible roofs, and groundbreaking heating, cooling, battery, and charging systems, we constantly create added value for the mobility sector. Our customers can always count on a pleasant atmosphere and driving experience. When you come and work with Webasto, you can expect to find an environment shaped by a remarkable sense of team spirit. We offer our colleagues the freedom to be creative in global development work - because the "We" in Webasto is your special plus.
Are you a dedicated team player with a passion for innovation and looking for new challenges in an agile technology company? More than 15,000 people are employed at Webasto worldwide. Webasto offers a creative working environment built on trust, with flat hierarchies, short decision-making paths and excellent career development opportunities.
Webato Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for aSr. Supervisor Production - A Crewat our facility inNew Hudson, MI.
Responsible for a production area and ensures that customer orders are completed on time and to budget and that quality standards and targets are met.
Carry out the goals and objectives for the shift as defined by the area leaders
Primary point of contact for all escalation in the department
Ensure safety of colleagues and equipment, andhealth and safety guidelines are followed at all times
Act as interface between production and support services when issues are escalated
Address colleague concerns that are escalated by the supervisor
Coach and develop shift supervisors and team leaders
Bachelor's Degree or Associates Degree in a technical or business field of study or equivalent experience
Minimum 5 years of experience in manufacturing, with 2 years of experience in a production leadership role in an automotive manufacturing environment
Proven experience leading manufacturing teams, including a team of supervisors in charge of shift-based teams.
Significant experience with Lean Manufacturing (TPS) including demonstrated successes in reducing waste in all forms.
Proven track record of improving processes, reducing scrap, and improving labor efficiencies.
Solid knowledge of product liability, product safety standards and customer specification requirements
Distinct goal and result-oriented action
Strong in communication, relationship and conflict management
High level of commitment, flexibility and willingness to work in a team.
Good knowledge of software applications used in production environment (e.g. SAP)
How we work together
Our Culture - Our Values
We deliberately associate the first two words of our vision with our culture. Here, the word "Our ..." stands for all of us, for us as a team - across all departments, plants, regions and business units. The term "... Inspiration" embodies both the passion for our business and our intrinsic motivation. Because what it takes for a vision to become reality is a team of people who are highly motivated as they strive for the same goal together.
Responsibility with a Long-Term View
Passion for Quality and Innovation
Hearts and Minds for our Customers
Embracing Cooperation and Improvement
What you will get
When you join the Webasto team, you will enjoy the following benefits:
Health coverage for you and your family
Generous number of vacation days each year
Paid wellness days
401k with company match
Professional development opportunities
A work environment where we are One Webasto Family & live by our values!
Come join the Webasto family and be part of the WE in Webatso!
Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment background check, physical and drug screen upon acceptance of an offer.
Intrigued? We would love to hear from you. Please click "apply" to be considered for this role. Even if you don't meet all the qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.
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