Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-IN-Veedersburg
    Posted Date4 days ago(7/12/2019 4:25 PM)
    ID
    2019-5213
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Shipping
    Company
    Masterguard, 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

    Shipping Supervisor shall be responsible for supervising and coordinating the activities of production and operation workers ensuring that production schedules are created and completed on time, and within budget.

    Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Ability to communicate effectively
    • Proficient in all operations in the department and can provide absence relief when required
    • Develops or revises standard operational practices and observes associates to ensure compliance with standards
    • Examines machinery to determine cause of malfunction and reports needs for machine repairs
    • Inspects work in progress and finished products
    • Conducts “on-the-job” training
    • Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirement for completion of job assignment
    • Interprets company policies to worker and enforces safety regulations
    • Establish or adjust work procedures to meet production schedules
    • Recommends measure to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product
    • Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of department
    • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists in solving work problems
    • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve goals
    • Performs and supervises disciplinary action for associates
    • Compiles stores and retrieves departmental records and maintains confidentially
    • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual department
    • Completes documentation required by department
    • Strong communication skills (written and verbal), mathematical aptitude and is computer literate
    • Responsible for proper collection, disposal and management of hazardous and non-hazardous wastes
    • Trained on work instructions and easily identifies location of work instructions in department
    • Has a general awareness of safety requirements and regulations
    • Understands the requirement and use of Personal Protective Equipment
    • Trains direct labor associates on job responsibilities and priorities.
    • Maintains & improves 5-S Standards & housekeeping in designated zone and throughout the plant.
    • All other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATIONAL / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

    • High school diploma or GED preferred; Associate degree in Business Administration/Management; or 3-5 years of supervisory management.
    • Prior related / similar experience or the demonstration of ability to do the job will also be considered.
    • Solid working knowledge of related equipment and processes.
    • Regular need to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk; hear; taste; and smell.
    • Regular need to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
    • Regular vision requirements include the ability for close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and adjusting focus.

    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.

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    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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