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Production Supervisor in Chattanooga, TN at Gestamp North America

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Manages and oversees 60-80 employees, in a team based automated assembly/stamping environment.  


1.     Develops work instructions, trains employees on processes, and supervises daily operations

2.     Monitors and reports daily production activities with regards to SPC

3.     Identifies, develops, and implements strategies to attain production targets with respect to SQDCM

4.     Leads daily production meetings to communicate production goals and provide feedback on overall team performance

5.     Evaluates employee areas of improvement and implements strategies relating to employee development

6.     Provides overall employee/team development strategies through training, coaching, counseling, and performance measurement

7.     Other related activities as related to the scope of the position



Job Requirements


1.     Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business discipline, or extensive supervisory experience in an automotive environment;

2.     5 – 15 years experience in team-oriented manufacturing environment;

3.     Strong experience with measurables in regards to SQCDM and SPC

4.     Willingness to work a second- or third-shift assignment


1.     General awareness of what specific principles;

2.     Explicit information required in a specific field of study;

3.     Specific information that will give the person the ability to perform a task well;

4.     Branch of discipline required for this position;

5.     Application of specific training to perform task well;

6.     Specific trade, art or craft required in this position;

7.     Aptitude in a relevant software or systems;

8.     Core skill or competencies of the job.

9.     Non-technical or non-specific job requirements, i.e. regular attendance or ability to work as part of a team, ability to work overtime as needed, ability to travel as required


1.     Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

2.     While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear

3.     Employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds

4.     While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time

5.     The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

6.     The ability to listen to  and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences

7.     The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so other will understand

8.     The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted