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Production Supervisor - 1st shift


Mason, OH, US

Shift:  1st

Known for our innovative components, Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America manufactures autonomous-ready infotainment and ADAS solutions, premium audio systems, high-definition displays, and powertrain electronics for standard, electric, and hybrid vehicles. Since 1979 we have served the major automotive, heavy-duty truck, and coach manufacturers across the US, and continue to grow each year!   Be a part of a select team that is making a real impact on the automotive mobility of tomorrow! 


Supervise manufacturing and assembly processes for a multi-shift operation to achieve continuous and efficient production of high quality products.  Direct and assign daily work assignments according to the Production Schedule.  Assist Production Manager by implementing safety, continuous Improvement, and cost saving activities, or any other initiatives that improves manufacturing.  Train and develop assigned team.


  • Supervise the daily activities and staff required to assemble and manufacture automotive products in accordance with company policies and procedures and customer specifications.  Includes supervision of non-production areas in the absence of the immediate supervisor. 
  • Develop associates by training, cross-training, and providing continuing education opportunities.
  • Conduct formal performance appraisals for hourly associates to assess associate performance and help associates improve their performance.  Administer corrective disciplinary action; resolve associate complaints through impartial investigation, counseling, or corrective action.
  • Maintain and monitor time keeping system for hourly attendance.
  • Maintain and monitor associate records (e.g. absence request forms, daily production numbers, preventive maintenance check sheets, and quality control check-sheets, among others).
  • Support and make recommendations to improve company policies and procedures.
  • Investigate and implement associate suggestions to improve Safety, Quality, and Productivity.
  • Participate in the selection process by interviewing job candidates and/or evaluating temporary associates.
  • Further the goals and positive, professional image of the Production Department by acting as a liaison between production personnel and other departments to gain information, resolve problems, and enhance relations.  


  • Bachelors' degree in Industrial Management, Business, or related area, plus a minimum of three years' experience in a supervisory capacity, or equivalent.
  • Good verbal, written, and cross-cultural communication skills, emphasizing interpersonal and group presentation skills.
  • Detailed knowledge of production techniques, processes, and methods.
  • Broad knowledge of Production Planning Systems (such as JDE).
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings and documents.
  • Hands-on technical experience in mechanical, electrical, and electronics applications.



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Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati