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Shipping Supervisor in Arlington, TX at GTA

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

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Job Description

Title: Shipping Supervisor
Job ID: 18-00616 (LR- REQ-00589)
Location: Arlington, TX
Pay Rate: $26.44/hr
Additional Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: Long-Term Contract
Shift: 1st Shift (This is for 1st shift but must be willing to work different shifts as the need arises)

Our client who is a Tier 1 automotive seating supplier is seeking a degreed Shipping Supervisor who has experience working within a unionized environment. Will be responsible for supervision of the employees ( Material Handlers and Truck Drivers delivering finished seats to the OEM. Must be willing to work any of the 3 shifts as the need arises.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Managing the Finished Goods Inventory at the JIT plant, assuring that the seat deliveries are on time, in sequence and following all process and procedures put in place.
  • Ensure material employees have the necessary training, tools and equipment to safely perform a quality job.
  • Ensures all bills are made out and trailers have been loaded correctly for shipment to customer.
  • Instructs/follows-up on safety, quality, cost and housekeeping issues.
  • Operate and maintain proper operation of the stripper system.
  • Ensure that 100% on time delivery of seats to the OEM is maintained and in sequence to the broadcast from the OEM.
  • Ensure that Finished Goods Inventory level is managed to support production efficiency. (Reviewing Open Ship Jobs)
  • Oversees truck drivers in their operations.
  • Checks headcount and requests replacements when necessary.
  • Assists employees with job duties when required.
  • Effectively work with employees and local union stewards and bargaining committee to resolve shop floor issues timely
  • Performs any other duties required in pursuance of the function of this position or as directed by the Materials Manager.
  • Follow all company safety, ISO14001 & TS16949 policies and procedures

  • Position Requirements

  • Four-year college degree or related experience.
  • Experience in a unionized environment preferred.

GTA Questions:
  1. Where have you worked as a Shipping Supervisor within a unionized environment?
  2. Please provide details of any specific achievement(s) that you would like to highlight from your career that would make you a great fit for this position?
  3. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
  4. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
  5. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
  6. What is your 'acceptable and 'ideal base compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
  7. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
  8. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
  9. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years.

Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or have been placed by GTA at one of our clients, we will not be able to entertain moving you. However, we are hopeful that you may know someone else who is qualified and as such you would still be eligible for our generous referral bonus program detailed below.

If you are able to refer a person we do hire, we can offer up to $250 for contractors after they are on the job for 90 days and up to $500 for direct hires after they are on the job between 90 days to 180 days, depending on customer payment terms.


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