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.
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
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.
Bachelor Degree in Business or relevant area.(R)
2 years experience in a leadership role. (R)
An ideal candidate has: Working knowledge of systematic tools including, but not limited to, SBI, Six Sigma, Lean, 5S, LDS, FTA,
Kaizen, and SDP. (P) 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
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.