Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-KS-Kansas City
    Posted Date1 week ago(12/4/2019 3:32 PM)
    ID
    2019-5600
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Production
    Company
    Ventra Kansas, LLC
  • Overview

    Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 10th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals.

    Scope of the Position

    The Manufacturing Supervisor is responsible for supervising operations to ensure production is operating in a safe, efficient, and timely manner. Responsible for productions schedules and posting of daily work assignments based upon production needs and individual strengths. Must be shop floor orientated and provide “hands-on” product/process support for all reports on a daily basis. This individual will be the driver behind product/process safety, quality, delivery and morale. Accountable for continuous improvement of assigned department as well as training and development of direct reports.

    Responsibilities

    1. Accident Investigation Training
    2. Confined Space Entry
    3. Competent Person & Due Diligence Training
    4. Customer Releasing & Scheduling
    5. Effective Time Management
    6. Facility Standards Training
    7. First Aid and CPR Certification
    8. General Machine Safeguarding
    9. H & S Supervisory Training
    10. Internal Audit - Layered Process Audits
    11. ISO14001 EMS Supervisor Training
    12. Light Curtain Inspection Process
    13. TS - Production Scheduling Inventory Management and Delivery
    14. TS - Product Identification and Traceability

    Qualifications

    • All work must be performed in a safe, efficient manner in compliance with Company Policy, Local, Provincial and/or Federal rules and regulations and if applicable Collective Agreement.
    • Communicates, Trains, guides and coaches employees to achieve operational initiatives that optimize team efforts in the manufacturing of high quality products.
    • Mentors and develops lower level supervisors. Evaluates interpersonal skills, provides feedback and recommends as well as methods to improve interpersonal communications.
    • Schedules and assigns personnel to work according to the demand of the manufacturing schedules.
    • Continually assesses the limitations of equipment capacity and materials supply to directly make adjustments to personal for optimization of manufacturing output.
    • Assesses each employee’s abilities and skills to match with capabilities required for each area of the manufacturing floor.
    • Continuously monitors and tracks output, manufacturing processes, labour efficiencies, direct operating expenses and quality indicators for assigned cost centers.
    • Measures performance and quality.
    • Drives positive results in operational Key Process Indicators.

    Benefits

    • Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
    • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
    • Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
    • Paid holidays and vacation time

    What do our employees have to say?
    “It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.”
    “Lots of growth opportunity.”
    “The company’s young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.”
    Not just a job—a great place to work!

    Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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