Siemens Production Supervisor 1st Shift in Grand Prairie, Texas
Job Family: Manufacturing
Req ID: 371954
Siemens Industry is looking for a 1st Shift Production Supervisor for our Grand Prairie, TX factory located in the heart of the DFW Metroplex. Our growing facility has over 700 employees that produce high-quality, engineered and make-to-order power distribution equipment. The Production Supervisor is the key driver of all daily production related processes and the hub of information transfer between the hourly assembly workforce and Management, Engineering, Quality Control, Purchasing and Planning.
At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. The Grand Prairie factory is focused on ensuring that zero harm is done to our employees and zero defects are created in our processes. We utilize lean principles and digital factory technology to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, self-direct their teams and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.
Improve safety for all personnel that work in and around production lines
Drive efforts and initiatives to reduce production errors, improve product quality and increase productivity
Adhere to production schedule by establishing priorities, assigning personnel to work areas, monitoring progress, making personnel/priority adjustments, resolving line constraint problems, and reporting results through shift production summaries
Plan, oversee and document training of personnel
Conduct annual employee performance reviews
Work closely with purchasing, planning and warehouse teams to ensure material availability and schedule adherence
Maintain working relationship with local union by following the terms of the collective bargaining agreement
Liaison between Manufacturing and Engineering
Support performance measurement and documentation of manufacturing processes
Identify and support continuous improvement projects
Support digitalization efforts to implement tools such as Digital Work Instructions, Operator Displays, Performance/Status Dashboards, and other connected tools
Lead Annual Physical Inventory
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
B.S. or greater (Engineering preferred)
Completion of relevant projects to improve safety, quality, delivery reliability and cost in a manufacturing environment
previous leadership experience
Lean manufacturing techniques
Proficiency in data collection and analysis
Able to interpret or learn to interpret engineering drawings and schematics
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
Experience with SAP or similar MRP system
2 plus years’ experience as a Production Supervisor in a manufacturing environment
Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer sponsored work authorization.
Why you’ll love working for Siemens!
• Excellent health/vision/dental plans, matching 401K, life insurance and flex time off.
• Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
• Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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