Production Supervisor (1st shift)
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- Flex-N-Gate Urbana, LLC
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
1st shift position: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating a variety of machines to manufacture compenent parts
Ensures team has proper tools to be successful
Monitors productions boards, scrap, down town for obtainment of goals, addresses issues with corrective actions, reports major variences to Department Manager
Notifies proper channels when W.I.P shortages exist
Perform set-up verification
Sets up re-work of product as needed
Ensures machine, facility upkeep
Supports development of standarized work
Supports meeting goals/programs for Safety, Environmental, ISO 14001 and TS -16949
Supervision of employees
Support Department Manager to meet safety, training, production rates, schedules, quality and quantity are met.
Trains hourly machine operators, trainers and team leaders
Coaches,counsels & reviews employees' performance, initiating corrective action when needed
Reports out on incidents/accidents, supports investigations and corrective actions
Able to read and interpret production reports
Able to respond effectively to employee concerns
Able to understand part drawings
Able to operate/train employees on power presses
Able to obtain forklift license
Able to obtain overhead crane license
Demonstrated successful communication at all levels
Previous leadership experience
Previous automotive manufacturing experience
• 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.