Production Supervisor

Dunlap, TN 37327

Employment Type: Direct-Hire (Perm) Industry: Automotive Job Number: TSJN00031

The Manufacturing Shift Supervisor plans, manages and coordinates all production activities within a production shift and is responsible to deliver overall production performance in alignment with the company standards while meeting or exceeding manufacturing KPI’s. He/she supervises all employees in the area of responsibility and actively participates in the production process and activities.

Your challenge

  • Manage and control the day-to-day activities for an assigned shift within a production zone.
  • Planning, review and approve daily attendance records, assigning, and directing work
  • Ensure the production activities are in line with the production plan and deadlines.
  • Understand and develop plans to produce parts in accordance with customer schedules and shipments
  • Ensure strict adherence to our quality procedures and compliance to all customer requirements during the complete production process.
  • Support the RPS/8D Process in collaboration with the Production Manager to ensure that the quality standards are met. Participate in the RPS discussions/meetings.
  • Ensure the quality approval of the products by the Quality Inspectors and implement corrective actions in case of deviations, control if the corrective measures are effectively applied.
  • Implement, coordinate and control cleanliness and the order of the production area/activities (e.g. ensure the 5S Process, implement Production Basics etc.).
  • Ensure that the machines and equipment are properly used and maintained.
  • Manage/execute the Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Process, control for loss and/or damages of the machines and equipment.
  • Ensure changeovers and machine set up are executed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Coordinate and control the set-up processes in accordance with the pre-defined schedule.
  • Provide, manage and update all documentation with regard to the production activities.
  • Manage the zone and machine safety, ensure that all safety requirements, sustainability issues and legal regulations are fulfilled.
  • Ensure and maintain of all records as per ISO / TS / EMS Standards


Education and Experience

  • Degree in relevant field of technical or business education preferred
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience in the field of operations (high volume manufacturing)
  • Good organizational and planning skills, problem-solving
  • Leadership, strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of TS 16949 and ISO 14001 requirements and how they are implemented

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and follow all Federal and State employment laws.



Clay White
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