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Production Supervisor

Company: Dana Corp
Location: Auburn Hills
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets - passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment - Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for the day-to-day manufacturing operations in assigned department. Responsible for achieving daily productivity, efficiency, cost, quality, safety and EOE objectives through both individual and team contributions. Provides direction, leadership, development, and support to direct reports through empowerment, teamwork, on-the-job assignments and continuous improvement initiatives. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the company's policies, OSHA regulations and applicable laws.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to the following.

Set goals for performance and deadlines that comply with company guidelines and communicate goals with subordinates
Organize workflow assignments and ensure that employees understand their duties and/or delegated tasks
Monitor employee productivity and provide constructive feedback and coaching
Ensures proper procedures are being followed for production efficiency, product quality, employee safety according to company, state, and federal guidelines
Recommends improvements to production methods, equipment performance and quality of products
Receives complaints and resolves problems production issues
Maintains timekeeping for employees
Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following, and enforcing standards and procedures, complying with legal regulations
Accomplishes human resources objectives by, training, scheduling, coaching, counseling, disciplining employees and conducting performance evaluations; communicates job expectations; and consistently enforces company policies and procedures
Leads by example, this includes following company policies, standards, and specifications

Job Qualifications/Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education - High School Diploma/GED required; Bachelors preferred
Proven experience as supervisor or relevant role
Strong understanding of products and production processes
Knowledge of quality control standards and systems
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in dealing with people.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Good reasoning ability is required to solve a wide range of business problems
Should have excellent planning and organizational skills, with the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and deal with stressful situations
Contributes to building a positive team spirit and displays a great attitude; team facilitation skills including conflict resolution
Must be able to work a flexible schedule and overtime based on customer needs

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Unsolicited Resumes from Third-Party Recruiters

Please note that as per Dana policy, we do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters unless such recruiters were engaged to provide candidates for a specified opening. Any employment agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited resume does so with the understanding that Dana will have the right to hire that applicant at its discretion without any fee owed to the submitting employment agency, person or entity.

Keywords: Dana Corp, Detroit , Production Supervisor, Professions , Auburn Hills, Michigan

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