Bridgestone Americas, Inc Supervisor - 3rd Shift (11:00 pm - 7:30 am) in OXFORD, North Carolina


Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the worlds 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.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere. This position is for a

Production Supervisor in the Abilene Texas manufacturing location.

Position Summary

The Supervisor is responsible for the leadership of the plant teams in the manufacturing and/or warehouse environment, to

include prioritization of activities to support department goals, the continuous improvement of assigned plant

processes/department, short-term planning/execution, achievement of plant accountabilities and Key Performance

Indicators (KPI's).


Embrace and nurture the Bridgestone Mission, Vision, Essence and Core Values. Collaborate with plant leadership teams to

ensure alignment with strategic intentions in an effort to ensure a safe work environment, environmental

conformance/compliance, cost management, while providing superior quality products and services to continually improve

customer satisfaction. Lead team performance and provide feedback to hourly teammates in the major areas of

accountability, to include safety, quality, environment, people, cost and productivity. Provide a positive teammate

relationship environment for plant teammates. manage continuous improvement activities utilizing Standards Driven

Process and 5s.


  1. Bachelor Degree in Business or relevant area

  2. 2 years experience in a leadership role

  3. An ideal candidate has: Working knowledge of systematic tools including, but not limited to, SBI, Six Sigma, Lean, 5S, LDS, FTA,

Kaizen, and SDP, and Manufacturing experience preferred.



Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree

Requisition ID 2017-114085

Posted Date 7/21/2017


Zip Code 27565

Functional Area Manufacturing

Category Retread

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.