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Materials Supervisor

Date: Sep 27, 2021

Location: Adrian-Michigan, MI, United States

Company: Plastic Omnium

Hungry for challenges? Join a group with innovation at its heart and contribute to the automotive revolution!

With 31,000 team members located in 26 countries and a 2020 revenue of €7.7 billion, Plastic Omnium is world leader in intelligent exterior systems, clean energy systems and front-end modules.

At the heart of the automotive industry’s transformation, Plastic Omnium helps automotive manufacturers to develop technologies for all engine types: gasoline, diesel, hybrid and plug-in hybrid. Leading the way in clean technology, the Group is designing innovative hydrogen solutions for zero-emission electric mobility.

Our ambition? Provide automakers with cutting-edge equipment and solutions to develop tomorrow’s clean and connected car.


Responsible for Logistics/Customer service function within the manufacturing facility. Supervise people and processes to achieve metric goals for the department. Unusual work hours and travel may be required. This is a salaried, exempt position.



Responsibility 1

1. Oversee daily shipping and receiving operations

2. Supervise the shipping and receiving personnel

3. Manage Shipping operations to ensure customer delivery ratings are met including service deliveries

4. Responsible for maintaining customer systems, and trained as back up for Master Scheduler

5. Supports/performs cycle counts on Finished Goods/WIP

Responsibility 2

1. Manage Service operations to achieve Service delivery requirements

2. Maintain the 5-S system in the warehouse and shipping office

3. Implement/maintain Insystems board for Shipping and Receiving

4. Manage Overseas Suppliers



Personal Background

1. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

2. Strong interpersonal skills along with a high level of strategic leadership abilities

3. Strong analytical and advanced problem solving skills using structured methods

4. Must comply with all work rules, policies and procedures

5. Must comply with all safety rules and regulations

6. Able to lift up to 75 lbs on a regular basis

7. Must successfully complete all required training

8. Must be authorized to work in the US without requirement for sponsorship or transfer of Visa now or at any time in the future.


Education and Experience

1. Associates degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience

2. 3 to 7 years of experience in automotive manufacturing preferred

3. Advanced knowledge and experience implementing Lean Systems in a manufacturing environment

As a responsible company, Plastic Omnium pays particular attention to diversity and equality within its teams and the Group commits to treat all job applications equally.