Tenneco Production Supervisor in Kettering, Ohio

Production Supervisor

Tracking Code

179220-846

Job Description

Oversees all manufacturing related activities for the designated work area in a manner that supports facility and company goals and objectives. Provides direct supervision of assigned assembly employees. Other responsibilities include Environmental/Health and Safety administration, Quality Systems, internal customer interface, preventative and daily maintenance, daily operations and positive employee relations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate/supervise the efforts of hourly associates in the area of responsibility.

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment for all employees by conducting weekly housekeeping audits and working towards the 5S goals.

  • Ensure compliance with the plant policies and procedures including requirements for ISO/TS16949 and ISO14001.

  • Work towards positive employee relations with the department including addressing and resolving all employee concerns promptly.

  • Continuously improve safety; quality, and productivity.

  • Ensure production schedules are met to meet customer needs and maintaining appropriate paper work.

  • Manage and monitor the relationship of downtime, changeovers, and process improvements through BOS as it directly relates to quality, efficiency and scrap.

  • Utilize Lean principles and BOS processes at the cell, department and plant levels.

  • Promote ideas and proposals persuasively and energetically and have a clear vision of performance goals for the plant/business.

  • Encourage positive and open communication.

  • Work closely with Engineering and Quality to assure parts of specifications are in compliance.

  • Use structured problem solving techniques and documentation to resolve equipment/process issues, including documenting standardized work procedures.

Required Skills

  • BS Degree in related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 2-5 years of recent direct experience in supervision.

  • Strong computer (MS Excel), analytical, problem solving, and communications skills.

  • Greenbelt preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Location

Kettering, Ohio, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.