The Material Area Supervisor is responsible for leading teams of hourly, bargaining employees in completing material receiving and delivery activities that enable the plant to meet daily production targets. This role directly supports daily production, the Material Area Supervisor is responsible for troubleshooting problems as they arise and allocating resources and manpower accordingly to resolve issues without impact to plant throughput performance. The Material Area Supervisor participates in and promotes lean Stellantis Production Way activities.
Interacts with all levels of the organization including bargaining and non-bargaining hourly and salary employees as well as executive leadership
Responsible for Manpower Management including Hourly Employee absenteeism, training and Stellantis Production Way Involvement
Collaborates with Union Leadership to address Team Member concerns
Responsible for monitoring and replenishing production lineside inventory stock levels
Responsible for managing Material Handling Equipment including establishing safe operating procedures and arranging standard maintenance
Responsible for daily reporting for area safety, quality, throughput performance and inventory control management
According to US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of automotive service technicians and mechanics is projected to decline 4 percent from 2019 to 2029.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for automotive service technicians and mechanics was $44,050 in May 2020.
The Automotive industry provided jobs to highly educated scientists, engineers, managers, and other professional workers, as well as skilled production workers and unskilled laborers.
Every year, an automobile manufacturer has a new line of vehicles. To create those vehicles every year, there is planning that must take place and that can be years prior to the release of a new line of vehicles.
In addition to the creation of vehicles, there is also the maintenance, repair, and detailing of vehicles. Many jobs are available within this sector of the automotive industry as well.