Responsible for the day-to-day operations of manufacturing facilities. Defines, monitors, and is held responsible for overall operations performance. Implements production, cost, and quality control mechanisms. Coordinates operations, ensuring that schedules and performance requirements are met and system resources are used effectively. Maintains relationships with business, sales, and engineering; defines, delivers, and runs required service levels. Coordinates strategies, communications, and joint initiatives for facility.
Manages associate outcomes by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining associates; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions; implementing policies and procedures.
Achieves operational objectives by supplying information and analysis to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, customer-service, safety, security, and health standards; identifying and resolving problems; completing audits; identifying, developing, and implementing system improvements.
Contributes to product and operations management and organization success by welcoming related, different, and new requests; helping others accomplish job results.
Manages Plant priorities within their area of responsibility by reviewing customer orders and requirements; analyzing equipment, materials, and associate availability.
Resolves production scheduling problems by analyzing reports; conferring with production control team; and developing solutions.
Prepares production information and reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 80 facilities in 17 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. Learn more about our business units below.