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Production Supervisor

Company: Ford Motor Company US
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description & Qualifications At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams. With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow's transportation. As part of our Manufacturing team, you'll help build the world-class, state-of-the-art smart vehicles the world expects from us. Within our plants around the world, we're constantly developing new technologies and processes to further increase our efficiency. That means we're continually seeking diligent, driven performers who think outside the box to help us find better and more efficient ways to manufacture our vehicles. What you'll be able to do: * 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 * 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. The minimum requirements we seek: * High School Diploma or GED * 1+ years of experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) * 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment Our preferred requirements: * Bachelor's Degree * 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 * Body shop/stamping/paint/subassembly experience preferred * Safety and Quality experience preferred * Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles * Knowledge of constraint management principles * Prior experience managing a unionized work force * CNC machining experience (PTO specific) * Helium leak stand experience (PTO specific) * Successful candidate should be able to demonstrate leadership behaviors combined with outstanding interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills * Strong organizational and administrative skills * Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills What you'll receive in return: As part of the Ford family, you'll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings and stock investment plans, incentive compensation and much more. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition. If you have what it takes to help us redefine the future of mobility, we'd love to have you join us. Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status. For information on Ford's benefits and compensation, click here: https://clicktime.symantec.com/34jag92XUFJYHaNge9RMLCD7Vc?u=https%3A%2F%2Fcorporate.ford.com%2Fcontent%2Fdam%2Fcorporate%2Fus%2Fen-us%2Fdocuments%2Fcareers%2F2021-benefits-and-comp-GSR-sal-plan-1.pdf

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