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Area Manager

Location: 

Saginaw, MI, US

Division:  North America (NA)
Req ID:  50053

LEVEL:          6 / 7

 

MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Participates in the selection of new employees
  • Maintains corporate and unit management control systems, cost, quality and schedules
  • Interfaces with service group personnel on technical and production problems
  • Trains, develops and evaluates employees
  • Keeps management informed of key developments.
  • Maintains scorecard performance to budget and coordinates assigning key tasks to support resources based on data in the scorecard to meet or exceed budget requirements
  • Regular contact with others outside the work group
  • Complies with the terms of local and national labor agreements
  • Ensures adherence to recommended safety procedures and good housekeeping practices
  • Implements the Nexteer Production System.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

DEGREE: BACHELORS - PREFERRED
MAJOR:  ENGINEERING OR BUSINESS

 

 

  • Must have 3-5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of basic technology of area supervised
  • Relatively high level of analytical ability where problems are complex
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others, motivate employees and elicit work output
  • Knowledge and experience in the principles and application of the Nexteer Production System
  • Knowledge of quality control procedures, manufacturing processes, scheduling and other management systems.
  • Ability to work alternate shifts/work schedules