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Production Supervisor in Detroit, MI at Euclid Manufacturing

Date Posted: 6/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

*This is a 3rd Shift position*

Purpose of Position:

Supervises and coordinates activities of the production departments including laser department, assembly and welding functions to meet production schedules and quality standards by performing the following duties.

Job/Task Functions:

The following job/task functions have been identified as the core functions of this position. However, the manager may assign additional duties associated with this position.

Laser experience preferred but not required. 

  • Supervises, coordinates and prioritizes activities of production personnel to meet customer, plant and management requirements.
  • Interprets specifications and job orders to workers and assigns duties.
  • Ensures effective utilization of manpower to minimize overtime requirements.  Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment.
  • Observes workers and machines to detect errors or malfunctions and orders corrective actions.
  • Maintains production, quality and timekeeping reports and records accurately.
  • Examines products for adherence to specifications.
  • Ensure all quality and production customer requirements are obtained.
  • Performs all duties and operates machinery & equipment according to MIOSHA standards and company procedures using required safety equipment (gloves, sleeves, ear plugs, etc.).
  • Troubleshoots Production and Quality problems with Production, Tooling and Quality personnel.
  • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments.
  • Performs activities of workers supervised.
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required.
  • Able and willing to work any shift assigned.
  • Maintains a high level of confidentiality in all duties.
  • Keeps work areas clean and orderly.
  • Actively participates in continuous improvement activities.
  • Assumes other duties as directed by manager.

Job Requirements


Education and/or Experience: 

High school Diploma or general education degree (GED); 3-5 years of supervisory experience with an understanding of welding, stamping and automated assembly process.

Language Skills:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.