Material Area Manager
Detroit, MI US
Posted 2 days ago
Job Description
The Materials Area Manager is responsible for monitoring the work performance of material area supervisors and their employees. The Materials Area Manager will direct the workforce to achieve plant production control goals and uninterrupted material delivery ensuring continuous production. He/she will lead and support World Class Manufacturing implementation and in achieving/exceeding production control scorecard targets.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in one or combination of the following: material flow, material requirements planning (i.e. scheduling), and/or engineering change coordination
  • Able to provide support to organization on any shift and weekends as needed
  • Excellent organization, written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability using Kaizen principles
  • Experience working with teams in a unionized environment
  • Demonstrated ability to coach/mentor/develop team members
  • Strong background in LEAN manufacturing systems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Packaging Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Business a plus
  • Advanced degree

Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.

As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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