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General Motors Operations Supervisor in Ypsilanti, Michigan

About GMThere's never been a more exciting time to work for General Motors.To achieve our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion, we need people to join us who are passionate about creating safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around. This bold vision won't happen overnight, but just as we transformed how the world moved in the last century, we are committed to transforming how we move today and in the future.Why Work for UsOur culture is focused on building inclusive teams, where differences and unique perspectives are embraced so you can contribute to your fullest potential as you pursue your career. Our locations feature a variety of work environments, including open work spaces and virtual connection platforms to inspire productivity and flexible collaboration. And we are proud to support our employees volunteer interests, and make it a priority to join together in efforts that give back to our communities.Job DescriptionAssists in ensuring success of departmental function in a warehouse processing center or distribution center, to provide accurate and timely shipments to customers. Leads and solves problems within the limits of general standards and practices, with some direct guidance from General Supervisor. Position may also include supervising a small team of union-represented employees.* Demonstrates expertise in knowledge of the processes required to perform, and ensures they are effectively performing job responsibilities utilizing standardized methods* Motivates direct reports and/or business partners through effective communication, training, coaching, development, and recognition* Identifies opportunities for improvement using tools such as layered audits* Achieves Safety, People, Quality, Responsiveness, and Cost key performance indicators* Cultivates a safety culture, and implements and enforces workplace safety rules and policies* Implements GMS and lean principles* Models GM's cultural behaviors and always demonstrates the highest level of integrity* Maintains good working relationships and communicates with employees, union representatives, and management team* May evaluate team performance, and promotes continuous improvement* Achieves quality standards by communicating goals and leveraging resources to solve problems* Understands and consistently administers company policies* May completes administrative tasks such as timekeeping, and maintain departmental records and reports* Performs all other duties as assigned* Trains, develops and evaluates employee.* Keeps abreast of parts distribution center/materials warehouse performance reports and costs.Additional Job DescriptionQualifications * Knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedure.* Knowledge of basic math.* High level oral and written communication skills.* Knowledge of basic technology of area where assigned.* High level analytical ability where problems are complex.* High level interpersonal skills to work effectively with all levels of the* Experience supervising employees in a union environment.* Experience supervising employees in a manufacturing environment.* Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience.* Ability to work any shift as business dictatesBenefits OverviewThe goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:* Paid time off including vacation d