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Maintenance Group Leader -Pre-Production Operations

  • Location
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


This position is second shift from 3-11:30pm. Candidate must be able to work any shift, weekends, and holidays as necessary to meet business requirements.

Onsite: This is an onsite position in Warren, Michigan.

The Role

In this role you will supervise unionized skilled trades maintenance employees.  This work involves the repair and maintenance of electrical and mechanical equipment in an automotive assembly plant type environment.  This position is of a technical nature and decisions are made within the limits of general procedures and specifications.

What You'll Do
- Responsible for diagnosis and correction of equipment malfunctions

- Responsible for preventive maintenance
- Responsible for the effective use of personnel, material and equipment
- Meets schedule and quality requirements
- Complies with the terms of local and national labor agreements
- Implements and enforces safety and housekeeping practices
- Implements and enforces divisional and corporate policies
- Has frequent contact with others outside the work group
- Establishes a course of action to accomplish completion of the job or project
- Coordinates input from internal/external customers to better understand and meet needs

- Keeps abreast of current product developments and trends in areas of expertise
- Identifies and takes advantage of learning and continuous improvement opportunities

- Supervises maintenance projects to ensure requirements are met

Additional Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)

- High school graduate

- High level of analytical ability where problems are complex
- Ability to interpret blueprints and engineering drawings and determine course of action

- Working knowledge of mechanical and electrical concepts to effectively direct trades personnel
- Working knowledge of mathematical concepts including trigonometry

- Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area
- Effective written and oral communication skills
- Interpersonal skills appropriate to effectively direct trades personnel in a team environment

- Ability to effectively utilize systems, software, and equipment in the GM IT environment

- Ability to work any shift, weekends, and holidays as necessary to meet business requirements

What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)

- Prior experience supervising skilled trades or maintenance personnel

- Prior experience supervising personnel in a union environment

- High level experience in controls and robotics

- Additional training such as that acquired in the first two years of college or technical school
- Technical degree (Bachelor or equivalent training/experience)
- Training in skilled trades area or equivalent technical training


This job may be eligible for relocation benefits. 

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