• Production Supervisor Powertrain

    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/25/2018 10:26 AM)
    # of Openings
    Larry Campbell
    Production / Maintenance
    Recruiter Email
    Job Location
    US-MI-Sterling Heights
  • Responsibilities



    • Coach Safety, Quality and Productivity to ensure objectives are met through 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
    • Coordinate and schedule manpower and materials to meet maintenance requirements to minimize down time; coordinate maintenance activities with other plant operations
    • Conduct root cause analysis of downtime issues to prevent recurrence (4D process)
    • Work with ME/PE to launch new programs or equipment, optimize floor layouts, coordinate equipment refurbishment, and develop standardized PM programs from FMEAs
    • Execute prioritized daily maintenance activities (predictive, preventive and crisis maintenance) obtaining full utilization of work force while optimizing available opportunities for all maintenance







    • Successful candidate must be able to demonstrate leadership combined with outstanding interpersonal, team-building, and communication skills
    • Ability to work any shift as well as rotating shifts and weekends
    • 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 safety, quality, and throughput
    • Strong organizational and administrative skills
    • Ability to multi-task
    • Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Body shop/stamping/paint/subassembly experience preferred
    • Safety and Quality experience preferred
    • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles
    • Knowledge of constraint management principles
    • Microsoft Office knowledge (Word/Excel/Outlook)
    • Prior experience managing a unionized work force
    • CNC machining experience (PTO specific)
    • Helium leak stand experience (PTO specific)



    • High School Diploma

    Preferred Education

    • Bachelor’s Degree



    G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

    At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

    At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.


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