Indiana Youth Jobs

Mobile Indiana Career Connect Logo

Job Information

Multimatic Structures & Suspension Production Group Leader - 2nd Shift in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Job Opening:i Production Group Leaderi - 2nd ShiftApply Online:ii\_id=898Company Overview:Multimatic is a global enterprise supplying components, systems and engineering services to the automotive industry. The company's success has been fueled by its ability to attract and motivate a team of highly skilled and passionate individuals who want to make a difference. There is always room in Multimatic's growing team for people who share a dedication to technical excellence, quality and enthusiasm.Why Work For Multimatic?Great benefits (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, and 401k)Tuition Assistance for Apprenticeships and continuing education programsAn excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant expansionPerhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers)Position Overview:Multimatic Indiana - New Haven produces high-strength vehicle structures and assemblies using proprietary manufacturing processes.Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is seeking a Production Group Leader for 2nd shiftito be responsible for the overall safety, quality and efficient operation of the processes within their area of responsibility; have a working knowledge of all equipment within their assigned area, with the ability to train others on that equipment; act as a leader in their area to help develop operators' job knowledge; and use continuous improvement to reach established objectives.Facility Address:Multimatic Indiana - New Haven2808 Adams Center RoadFort Wayne, Indiana USA 46803Essential Duties and Responsibilities: i Coach, mentor and inspire associates to be the best version of themselvesMaintain a safe and cleaniwork environment at all timesUnderstand and perform the supervisor's responsibilities in their absenceFollow all established company policies and proceduresPerform basic troubleshooting of equipment in conjunction with other support personnelPerform changeovers and set up with other support personnelAssure all required PPEs are available and worn by all associates, and coordinate safety improvement projects as necessaryDetermine tools needed for production associates to be successful and ensure they are availableAssure production boards in their assigned area are reviewed and initialed on an hourly basisResponsible for daily 6-S audits in their assigned areas and for follow-up to resolve issues found during the auditUtilize kanban and customer forecasts to perform daily production scheduling and assure schedule attainmentLead and direct production associates in their assigned areas on a daily basisManage hold areas and assure timely disposition of productLead meetings with production associates to review objectives and how to make improvements in these areasReview OEE information on a daily basis and assure data accuracyAssure all new quality or process changes are communicated to production, and assure proper training is provided if neededAssure all production associates are properly trained on the equipment they operate and there is documentation to validate the completion of trainingiProvide thorough and clear communication to your supervisor, following shift and technical services regarding any problems concerning productionComplete shift notes on a daily basis for the work centers assigned to themiWork overtime as needed (daily and weekends)EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCEHigh school diploma or general education degree (GED)Demonstrated basic mechanical aptitude (mechanical, hydraulics, electrical and pneumatics) - **PREFERREDi1-3 years' automotive manufacturing experiencei1-2 years' prior leadership role in a manufacturing environment and/or technical experienceiiMust be able to perform and understand all job functions of a production operatorAbility to effectively train othersIf you are interested in this position, apply by sending us y