Assembly Area Manager

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019450
Date Posted:Aug 1
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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A growing and profitable Automotive Supplier in the Ann Arbor, Michigan area is looking for an Assembly Area Manager. Previous Automotive Management Experience is Required. This is a Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Good Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation.


• Provide necessary leadership and direction to create and maintain a safe manufacturing environment that produces and efficiently delivers the highest quality products based on customer requirements while achieving maximum efficiencies.

• Directed plant operations, optimizing effective use of human, physical and material resources to guarantee maximum cost effectiveness.

• Achieves product quality levels and service equal to or exceeding customer requirements.

• Develops and maintains a manufacturing environment that promotes positive employee morale through effective communication, proactive employee relations practices, and a team driven focus.

• Creates and maintains a work environment which achieves high standards for health and safety.

• Ensures best practices are followed for new technology and systems, which enable the company to maintain or exceed performance standards and to be a leader in its particular manufacturing principles.

• Operates within established budget and capital plan.

• Assists in strategic planning as a member of the senior management team.

• Contributes to a safe, clean and comfortable work environment that complements the Occupational Health and Safety Act by ensuring the principles of the 5-S discipline (simplify, separate, sanitize, standardize and support) are supported and adhered to.


• Minimum 10 years’ experience in the Automotive Manufacturing Industry to include a minimum of 5 years previous Production Management or Operations experience

• Technical knowledge of current manufacturing processes and systems

• Familiar with the operation of Stamping Presses, Welding and Robotics

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

• Ability to lead, guide, and motivate all employees within the plant

• Effective use of problem solving and decision making skills

• Effective use of time and project management tools

• Recognizes and/or assesses degrees of risk in plans and actions

• Manages conflict and confrontation positively

• Computer Skills - Microsoft Word, Project, Excel, Outlook etc.

• College Degree or equivalent work related experience coupled with completion of various business courses.


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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