Tooling Department Supervisor
- # of Openings
- Tool and Die
- Flex-N-Gate Royal Oak, 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
The Tool Room Supervisor coordinates and oversees the activities of the employees engaged in operating machines/equipment for general die maintenance and at the press machines. The Tool Room Supervisor assists the Tool Room Manager to ensure that production rates, schedules, quality, quantity and safety requirements are met.
Develops or revises standard operational practices and observes associates to ensure compliance with standards.
Conducts “on-the-job” training.
Identifies problems and applies corrective action.
Monitors employee performance and conducts evaluations of employee’s performance.
Reviews reports and resolves operational manufacturing and maintenance problems to ensure minimum cost or delays.
Complies, stores and retrieves departmental records and maintains confidentiality.
Completes required departmental documentation.
Understands the requirements and uses of Personal Protective Equipment.
Responsible for proper collection, disposal and management of hazardous and non-hazardous wastes.
Understands the work order system and follows through on work order completion.
Develops PM schedules for Tools and equipment.
Completes weekly Safety Inspections and Observations
All other duties as assigned.
Associates Degree in Tooling, Journeyman, or;
Five to eight years related work experience in a tooling environment.
Proficiency with database applications and administration systems, specifically Microsoft Office.
Ability to work effectively alone and prioritize.
Must be a highly motivated, service and team-oriented individual with an attention to detail.
Enthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives are prerequisites.
Strong analytical ability
Supervisory and interpersonal skills are required
Troubleshooting ability is required
Strong decision making and problem solving skills
Demonstrated good internal customer service skills
Ability to manage multiple projects.
• 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.
Job Reference #: 5100