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1st Shift Production Supervisor

Date:  06-Aug-2022
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Unlimited
Requisition ID:  37883

About Faurecia

Faurecia products and systems are in one out of three vehicles on the road today, including vehicles manufactured by the biggest and most well-known automotive brands in every region of the world.

Our comprehensive offer for SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY includes zero-emission hydrogen solutions, ultra-low emissions solutions, systems for advanced driver assistance and products made with a range of optimized and sustainable materials.

With our COCKPIT OF THE FUTURE, we create value for brands and connected experiences for consumers with our expertise in seating, interiors, lighting, body electronics, sensors, actuators and other display technologies and cockpit electronics.

But Faurecia is also so much more than a top-7 global automotive and technology leader. We inspire safer, more comfortable, more personalized and more sustainable mobility. We create advanced solutions to accelerate the transition towards CO2 neutrality.

We believe people matter. We work on challenges that matter. If you join us, you’ll take a journey that matters.


We’re hiring a 1st Shift Production Supervisor

Our Clean Mobility Division is looking for a 1st Shift Production Supervisor for its manufacturing facility in Gladstone, IN to manage the production performance, personnel issues and the Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) standards of several GAPs (Autonomous Production Groups).



You’ll work on challenges that matter

This job will require you to


  • Lead the Quality Cost & Delivery (QCD) Performance for designated groups
  • Direct QCD initiatives by setting targets, implementing plans, tracking daily results and making appropriate adjustments in resource planning in order to attain desired results
  • Drive actions for improvement by communicating with the UAP Manager, Production Supervisors of other shifts, and support functions to ensure a transparent information flow
  • Collaborate to define improvement areas and action plans 
  • Manage team performance and know team problems
  • Define areas for performance improvements with team members, drive teamwork, lead problem solving groups, lead workshops on quality improvement (5S, TPM, 6M…)
  • Manage the personnel issues of the assigned team
  • Ensure daily team management
  • Validate appropriate headcount
  • Ensure the respect of standardized work methods
  • Maintain a presence on the floor to answer questions or address problems
  • Develop the team
  • Ensure proper staffing and integrate new team members
  • Foster individual development plans
  • Advise and arrange for appropriate training
  • Complete punctual job evaluations, etc.
  • Ensure that working conditions are fully compliant with Group HSE standards
  • Interfere in production line in case of safety risks and drive improvement of working conditions and ergonomics


The ideal candidate

To succeed in this position, you will ideally have:


  • Team Player
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Operational level of English
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards and willingness to adhere to Faurecia’s Code of Ethics and Code of Management
  • Minimum education level: Associate's Degree in Engineering or Diploma, with a specialization in Production
  • Experience: Minimum of 1 year of production experience





We believe people matter

Faurecia is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Join us, and take a journey that matters


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