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Production Superintendent

Dana Light Axle Manufacturing, LLC
Dry Ridge, KY 41035
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Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.

Job Title: Off-Shift Superintendent

Reports To: Operations Manager

Job Type: Salaried, Exempt

The Off-Shift Superintendent oversees day-to-day operations of the facility and has full plant responsibility in the absence of the Operations Manager or Plant Manager.

Job Responsibilities

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Execute strategies for the continuous improvement of operational safety, quality, delivery, productivity, and cost as well as provide strategic direction for the development and planning of future improvements to each.

  • Responsible for the financial impact of labor utilization and productivity; responsibly manages training and absenteeism through overtime and drafting/mandating per the CBA.

  • Drive culture change, ownership, accountability, and a continuous improvement mindset throughout operations.

  • Enforces and assists in the development of Health, Safety, and Environmental programs and practices, ensuring that high standards of operational safety are established, met, and maintained in accordance with relevant regulations, agency standards and fiscal considerations

  • Establish and implement standard manufacturing practices

  • Protect and improve standard manufacturing practices, labor content, and cycle times by executing the Dana Operating System, DOS.

  • Improve and develop organizational capabilities through effective performance management and development of operational reports (Group Leaders and Team Leaders)

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Business or related discipline

  • MBA or similar preferred

  • Minimum of 5-10 years experience in automotive tier one assembly line preferred

  • Extensive experience of knowledge of the Dana Operating System, similar operating system, or lean manufacturing excellence

  • 3-5 years of managerial experience

  • Strong background in operations and quality

  • Ability to develop, execute and achieve tactical and strategic initiatives through active leadership that positively impact business plans, operating profits, practices, policies and procedures

  • Ability to effectively select, develop, coach, empower and motivate others

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Posted: 2021-01-05 Expires: 2021-02-03
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