Bridgestone Americas, Inc Process Coordinator (Production Supervisor - Textiles) in KINGS MOUNTAIN, North Carolina

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.

Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles . The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.

Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

Position Summary:

The Process Coordinator leads, guides, directs and supervises union hourly teammates in an assigned area with a focus on safety, quality, production effciency and cost containment.

Responsibilities:

Lead, manage, direct, supervise and control staff, equipment, materials and activities in an asigned textile manufacturing area. Secures, organizes, coordinates and allocates resources available to meet production requirements. Promotes and drives safety awareness through initiating and monitoring safety programs. Oversees and ensures quality standards are communicated and maintained in assigned areas. Communicates and monitors standard operating procedures for teammates and support staff. Responsible for all manufacturing issues including but not limited to safety, quality and production. Represents the company on the shift and covers various manufacturing areas as needed.

Qualifications:

6 years manufacturing experience and 2 years experience in a supervisory, leadership or temp. fill in supervisor role; or a BS degree and 4 years manufacturing experience in a supervisory, leadership or temp. fill in supervisory role; or an AS degree and 6 years manufacturing experience in a supervisory, leadership or temp. fill in supervisor role.

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred 2 Year Degree

Requisition ID 2017-115337

Posted Date 8/2/2017

Location US-NC-KINGS MOUNTAIN

Zip Code 28086-1369

Functional Area Manufacturing

Category Manufacturing

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.