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Columbia City, IN, US, 46725

Plant Superintendent


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.




As a member of the Production team, the Plant Superintendent will be responsible for coordinating the activities concerned with production of company product(s) by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate team coaches/specialists.


This role is part of the Production Department and answers to the Production Manager. Plant Superintendents do rotate shifts at least twice per calendar year so availability to work any shift as well as overtime is required.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Manage subordinate Team Coaches/Specialists who supervise production employees.
  • Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units.
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with organization’s policies and applicable laws.
  • Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Advantages of working at Lear in the Production group:

  • Exposure to new products
  •  Enhance leadership skills


Your Qualifications:

 Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS); three years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Basic Computer skills
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.


Bonus If You Have:

  •  Automotive experience helpful but not required
  • JIT experience is helpful but not required
  • LEAN manufacturing experience helpful but not required



Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne