Production Supervisor in Detroit, MI at Talis Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Talis Group client is seeking to hire a Production Specialist (Supervisor). This position is a ‘direct hire’ position. 

Talis Group’s client is focused on a culture of development and training for happy work/life balanced team members. This highly successful and growing manufacturer (with plants across the U.S.) is searching for a Production Specialist for their brand new Detroit, MI plant. This position will provide direct floor supervision to the production process.  Position offers excellent salary and benefits package. This is a great opportunity to jump onboard at a start-up facility! 


Highlighted Duties


  • Support the Production Manager to achieve targets and goals
  • Use leadership skills to train, coach and develop production team
  • Assess team member’s skill levels and coach/train to improve
  • Assist in the implementation and maintenance of TS 16949 status
  • 5S development / continuous improvement activities
  • Administer vacation, OT and payroll for direct reports
  • Maintain safe work environment
  •  Maintain records and documentation

Job Requirements

Highlighted Requirements

  • 3 years of direct supervisory experience in an industrial environment, including direct customer contact
  • Start-up experience a plus!
  • Possess strong background in automotive manufacturing
  • Experience supporting continuous improvement principles such as Kaizen, a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office products, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experienced using MRP systems

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Talis Group is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates are considered based upon their skills, performance and potential, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.