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Production Supervisor – Night Shift

By August 15, 2023No Comments

Position Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and skilled Production Supervisor to join our team at a great company. As a Production Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the manufacturing process of automotive seating products. Your leadership, organizational skills, and expertise in production operations will be essential in ensuring the efficient, safe, and high-quality production of seating components.


  • Supervise and lead a team of production operators and technicians in the manufacturing of automotive seating components, ensuring adherence to production schedules and quality standards.
  • Plan, organize, and prioritize production activities to meet daily, weekly, and monthly production targets while optimizing resource utilization.
  • Monitor production processes to ensure compliance with safety regulations, quality control standards, and company policies.
  • Collaborate with the planning and logistics teams to ensure the availability of raw materials, components, and tools needed for seamless production.
  • Train, mentor, and coach production staff, fostering skill development, teamwork, and a positive work environment.
  • Implement lean manufacturing principles to drive continuous improvement in production processes, reduce waste, and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Address and resolve production-related issues, such as equipment malfunctions, quality concerns, and workflow interruptions, in a timely manner.
  • Maintain accurate production records, including production reports, work orders, and quality control documentation.
  • Collaborate with the quality assurance team to conduct regular inspections and quality checks to ensure the production of defect-free seating components.
  • Participate in regular meetings to provide production updates, discuss challenges, and propose solutions for process improvements.
  • Work closely with engineering teams to implement process changes, new product introductions, and production line modifications.
  • Provide input on workforce needs, performance evaluations, and recommendations for personnel development and training.
  • Foster a culture of safety awareness, ensuring that all production activities are conducted in accordance with safety guidelines and protocols.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing, or a related field. Equivalent experience may be considered.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in production supervision within the automotive manufacturing sector, with specific experience in seating components being a plus.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes, assembly techniques, and quality control methodologies within the automotive industry.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a diverse production team.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills to meet production targets and maintain efficient workflows.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Familiarity with quality management systems and experience in driving product quality and process improvements.
  • Proficiency in using production management software and tools to track production schedules, monitor performance metrics, and manage inventory.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities with the capacity to identify and resolve production-related issues promptly.
  • Effective communication skills to convey instructions, provide feedback, and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and dynamic manufacturing environment.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement within a reputable automotive manufacturing company.
  • Exposure to cutting-edge technologies and production methods in the automotive seating industry.
  • Engaging and collaborative work environment that promotes teamwork and innovation.