Sunday , January 29 2023

Ford Job Openings – Supplemental Material Planning

Website Ford Motor Company

Job Description:

In this critical role, you will be responsible for the overall daily material handling functions for the facility and for the department. You will ensure proper material flow throughout the entire process – from the receiving dock, to the warehouse storage location to the production line feed location, to the delivery of finished products to customers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build hourly team leader and team member capabilities
  • Lead and manage unionized hourly personnel
  • Create an empowering, results-driven work environment
  • Direct and support the allocation of resources to cover material handling responsibilities
  • Achieve all safety, quality, delivery, cost, morale, environmental, production throughput, and budgetary goals
  • Meet First Time Through, inventory, cost, scrap, supply, and tooling expense targets
  • Support the Ford Production System and synchronous material flow through Lean Manufacturing practices
  • Provide team communication and recognition
  • Support Kaizen (Continuous Improvement) and coach problem resolution
  • Coach safety, quality and productivity by following standardized work

Qualification & Experience:

  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills
  • Background in body shop, stamping, subassembly, or manufacturing assembly/machining
  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial operations; transportation & logistics; supply chain management & information systems; applied engineering; packaging engineering; or business management
  • Understanding of constraint management principles
  • One or more years of Microsoft Office experience to include (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)
  • One or more years of logistics experience

Job Details:

Company: Ford Motor Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Louisville, KY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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