Supplemental On Call - Production Group Leader

General Motors - Lockport, NY (30+ days ago)4.2

Production Group Leader
Supervise a medium to large group of employees involved in plant production operations. Work is generally of a technical nature with the ability to make decisions within the limits of general standards and practices. Some direct guidance received from supervisor.
Responsible for the effective use of personnel, material, and equipment
Meets production cost schedule and maintains quality requirements
Complies with the terms of local and national labor agreements
Implements divisional and corporate policies
Implements safety and good housekeeping standards
Frequent contact with others outside the work group
Keeps management informed of developments as they occur
Maintains corporate and unit management control systems.
Maintains department records

Basic Required Skills
Knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedure
Knowledge of scheduling and other management systems
High level analytical ability where problems are complex
High level interpersonal skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization, motivate employees and elicit work output
Knowledge of quality control procedures
Basic Preferred Skills
Problem solving / continuous improvement skills
High level oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of basic technology of area where assigned
Education and Training
4 year College degree required
Experience supervising employees in a union environment
Experience supervising employees in a manufacturing environment