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Production Supervisor-2nd shift

Job Number:  22301
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Cosma Body Assembly Michigan
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

New Hudson, MI, US, 48165

Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Position Summary

The Production Supervisor ensures all requirements associated with the successful fabrication of product are met. The Supervisor/Area Leader oversees production operations, and supports Management, Team Leaders, and Production Associates by acting as a liaison in matters regarding policy application, employee relations, safety, and continuous improvement for processes and productivity. This position carries direct and/or indirect supervisory responsibility and is on 2nd shift (2 pm to 10 pm)

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establishes and maintains effective communications/interaction with all other departments in order to achieve established targets.
  • Implements and supports MAFACT Standards
  • Plans and directs the utilization of all equipment and manpower to achieve the most effective results.
  • Using data to implement improvements by working with teams and using lean tools and problem solving methods
  • Coordinates preventative maintenance with Maintenance and Production Planning.
  • Monitors and completes required Layered Process Audits (LPAs).
  • Coordinates the movement of quarantine material/parts/scrap upon disposition by Quality Assurance.
  • Ensures all assembly equipment running 100% of allowed time

Required Skills & Experience


  • 2-year College (or University) Associates or Technical degree in Production/Operations Management or related field; vocational/trade school program certification in Manufacturing, Production or related field; and/or equivalent work related experience.
  • Minimum 5 years manufacturing/operations experience with minimum 2 years of experience in a leadership role.
  • Experienced in Lean Manufacturing concepts (standardized work, 5S)
  • Experience with recognized problem solving techniques; i.e., A3, 8D, 5Why
  • Familiarity with Robotic welded sheet metal assemblies

Additional Information

  • Excellent math skills with the ability to apply to costs and analyze data.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Strong listening skills as well as written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated maturity of judgement and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours in a fast-paced environment in order to meet customer requirements.
  • Must be able to interact effectively with other team members.
  • Must be able to appreciate and maintain proper level of confidentiality, using discretion and tact.

07--Operations F--Permanent/Regular 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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