Dexter Axle

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Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor

Job ID 
2017-2615
# Positions 
1
Location 
US-IN-Fremont
Posted Date 
9/1/2017

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Overview

Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for a Production Supervisor at our Fremont, Indiana manufacturing faciltiy - conveniently located near  Angola, IN, Auburn, IN, Fort Wayne, IN, Middlebury, IN, Elkhart, IN; and Goshen, IN.

 

Dexter is an industry leader with a highly developed distribution network and plants in the states of Indiana, Oklahoma, Georgia, California, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas and in the provinces of Ontario and Alberta in Canada. Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service.

 

Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. In 2013, Dexter expanded our product offering with the acquisition of Unique Functional Products (UFP), a leading axle manufacturer in the marine industry. In the late 2014, Dexter Axle Company also acquired AL-KO Axis. In 2015 Dexter acquired the Titan Brake and Actuator business. In September 2016, Dexter purchased Rockwell American. In December of 2016, Dexter purchased the heavy duty axle and suspension manufacturing assets of Ingersoll Axles, along with the light duty axle manufacturing assets of Standen’s from the IMT Group. In February of 2017, Dexter purchased the axle, brake and actuation business assets from Tie Down Engineering.  Dexter is well known for providing superior quality, service, and support.

 

For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at www.dexteraxle.com.

 

Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

Position Summary

The primary responsibilities of the Production Supervisor include directing the activities of assigned manufacturing department.  The Production Supervisor is responsible for assuring that production schedules are met, while maintaining performance to established quality and safety standards.   A Production Supervisor plans work, makes assignments, trains new employees, promotes employee participation in problem solving, and consistently demonstrates support for company procedures and policies.

Requirements

This position requires a Associate's Degree and at least 6 years related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Lean and continuous improvement experience a plus.  The candidate must be a team player, goal oriented, and be self-motivated. Computer experience is a must.