Fontaine Modification Production Manager in Detroit, Michigan
Company: Fontaine Modification
Position: Production Manager
Location: Detroit, MI
We are looking for an individual who will be reliable and is willing to take initiative. Does this sound like something you would be passionate about? If so, join our all-star team and learn how fulfilling it is to be rewarded appropriately for your efforts while you develop your skills and learn the newest techniques in a dynamic environment.
We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm. We would like to see a high level of integrity and work ethic.
Responsibilities as a Production Manager:
Laser focus on enhancing overall safety awareness and safe practices throughout the entire facility
Assist with and at times oversee production operations
Responsible for working with QC personnel to drive product quality
Perform truck modification work as necessary
In-charge of the facility when the Facility Manager is absent
Order supplies as required and work with purchasing department on inventory items
Complete understanding and implementation of 5S concepts
Responsible for all line lead personnel and scheduling their daily assignments
Work with line leads and engineering to ensure all installations performed meet quality and efficiency standards
Direction of the line lead morning meeting to review safety items, the previous day s production and the current day s goals and objectives
In conjunction with the Facility Manager, maintain all production staff by selecting, orienting and training employees as well as identify employee skill sets and assisting with employee growth
Consistent use of 80/20 toolbox items, including USA projects throughout the production staff
Solid experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and able to learn Status, M2M and other scheduling and order processing programs
Implementation and execution of production forecast developed by the FM
Maintains safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel while maintaining compliance with safety and cleanliness standards and policies
Resolves production related problems in a timely and professional manner
Other duties as assigned
What We Need from You (Our Requirements):
Past experience in supervisor or management role
Proven record of Hiring
Technical/Mechanical background in transportation or auto industry preferred
Understanding of truck modification industry
Excellent computer skills
Ability to lead team of 15-25 techs
Ability to multi-task
Experience with Class 7 and 8 trucks, welding/fabrication experience, ASE certification preferred
Why You'll Love Working for Us (Our Benefits):
Complete benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, 401K assistance, and much more!
This position requires a clean background check, drug screen, and pre-employment physical prior to employment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.