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Vance, AL, US

Materials Supervisor


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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.





This is first line support work assisting the self-directed work teams on the production floor. Incumbents in this position provide support of all materials functions by assisting plant employees in regard to daily assignments, tasks, training, and work schedules to meet day to day expectations within a JIT automotive plant.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Assists in directing and coordinating the work activities of employees engaged in picking material, part presentation, lineside delivery and shipping finished goods seats to our customer
  • Provides information to supervisors, co-workers, and team members as needed to ensure zero downtime
  • Assists in planning and establishing work schedules and job assignments to meet customer targets


Advantages of working at Lear in the Materials group:

  • Highly visible role
  • Room to grow and develop within the Materials group
  • Interacts with Operations from a production floor management level



Your Qualifications:

  • Prior automotive and/or manufacturing and supervisory experience
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective distribution of goods
  • Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership techniques, production methods, and coordination
  • College degree preferred


Bonus If You Have:

  •    Prior JIT experience in a Materials related role

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.