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Die Construction/Die Tryout Supervisor Job, Detroit, MI

Job Number: 1028585

Location: Detroit, MI

Date Posted: 7-11-2017


The Die Construction/Die Tryout/ Machine shop Supervisor is responsible for directing and supervising skilled trade employees in the die construction/tryout/CNC machining areas. The Supervisor will address throughput and downtime related issues with dies and CNC machines in a manufacturing environment. Coordinate activities according to World Class manufacturing (WCM) standards while impacting the overall equipment effectiveness in CNC machinery and increase die delivery TTM (time to market). Act as lead shift and prioritize, assign tasks for the off shifts and take lead in WCM lean manufacturing initiatives.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Tool and Die Journeyman card, or
  • 5+ years of related technical\manufacturing experience in tool and die making
  • Ability to work any shift and overtime as required
  • Possess a working knowledge of advanced technical problem solving tools
  • Excellent organization, written, and oral communication skills
  • Ability to interface with various levels of employees within all areas of the plant from hourly represented employees through senior leadership

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in technical field
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Project including planning, resource scheduling, reporting
  • Green Belt/ Red X/ Six Sigma training
  • Previous manufacturing supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated ability to coach/mentor/develop team members
  • Previous experience working in a union environment
  • Strong background in LEAN manufacturing systems
  • CNC machining experience
  • Catia/NX/SMIRT CAD program experience
  • Work NC programming experience
  • Experience with body shop, stamping press automation or subassemblies

FCA US is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee’s role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.

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