Production Superintendent


Arlington, TX

What you'll be doing

Enforces health, safety and environmental regulations. Directs and coordinates the activities of employees engaged in the processing of. Reads and analyzes charts, work orders, production schedules and other records and reports in order to determine production requirements and to evaluate current production estimates and outputs. Confers with senior management to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments. Plans and establishes work schedules, assignments and production sequences to meet production goals. Inspects materials, products or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions. Demonstrates equipment operations and work and safety procedures to new employee or assign employee to experienced worker for training. Observes work and monitors gauges, dials and other indicators to ensure that operators conform to production standards. Confers with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems and complaints. Interprets specifications, blueprints, job orders and company policies and procedures for workers. Analyzes information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems. Provides guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance. Monitors and reviews information from materials, events or the environment, to detect or assess problems. Develops specific production goals and plans to prioritize, organize and meets customer requirements. Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect and cooperation among team members. Develops budgets and approves expenditures for supplies, materials and human resources, ensuring that materials, labor and equipment are used efficiently to meet production targets. Reviews processing schedules and production orders to make decisions concerning inventory requirements, staffing requirements, work procedures and duty assignments, considering budgetary limitations and time constraints. Reviews operations and confers with technical or administrative staff to resolve production or processing problems. Sets and monitors product standards, examines samples of raw products to ensure finished products are of prescribed quality. Develops and implements production tracking and quality control systems, analyzing production, quality control, maintenance and other operational reports, to detect production problems. Monitors the production run to make sure that it stays on schedule and correct any problems that may arise. Devises ways to make the production process more efficient. Recommends training programs or reorganization techniques for the manufacturing process.

What your background should be

Five years experience in a management role in the automotive industry or a combination of relevant working experience and education in a related field. Knowledge of raw materials, production processes and efficiencies and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods. Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership technique, production methods and coordination of people and resources. Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics and applications. Knowledge of machines and tools, including designs, uses, repair and maintenance. Knowledge of the various functions of an automotive plant such as maintenance, quality, production control, safety, quality, operations and materials as needed to oversee and direct employees in these functions. Knowledge of strategies such as product lifecycle management (PLM), just-in-time and self directed teams as needed to effectively implement these strategies. Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership technique, production methods and coordination of people and resources. Knowledge of IMA organizational rules, regulations, procedures and practices as needed to oversee processes and human resources.

Required Schooling / Training

Bachelor degree.

Who is the client company

Concern about automotive services.
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