TFC Production Supervisor

by Means Industries

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 10, 2023
Means Industries

Job Description


TFC Production Supervisor




Amsted Automotive Group, London, Ontario, is looking for a Production Supervisor to oversee and ensure the smooth flow of designated plant operations including employee safety/performance, product quality and production output to support customer requirements.


TransForm Products, a business unit of Amsted Automotive Group, is an industry leading manufacturer of  efficient torque management systems and advanced net formed solutions. We are located in Canada, Illinois, Wisconsin, Mississippi, Mexico and several locations throughout Michigan. (

Amsted automotive, is a division of Amsted Industries (, one of the world’s largest transportation component manufacturers. Based in Chicago, Amsted specializes in products that serve the rail, heavy-duty vehicle, automotive, construction and general industrial markets. Amsted has 45 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries and employs more than 16,000 people throughout the world. Amsted is one of the largest 100 percent employee-owned companies in the United States.

Location of work: 3745 Commerce Road, London, Ontario N6n 1R1

• Provides leadership to team leaders/members with guidance that supports team effort, operational visions, values and goals
• Effective coordination of tooling and maintenance activities to optimize machine efficiency
• Assign work responsibilities to press and CNC employees
• Support the Company’s Goals and Objectives, to include reporting monthly progress
• Adapt and promote lean manufacturing principals
• Active leader in the Elimination of Waste Team meetings
• Support the production team in meeting and/or exceeds 5S standards
• Maintain required safety levels on plant floor
• Ensure that production requirements are satisfied
• Ensure that Company policies and procedures and adhered to
• Utilize problem solving and root cause analysis skills to resolve any issues
• Maintain production equipment and machinery in proper operating condition through utilization of the Maintenance and Tooling departments
• Other duties required by the Plant Manager and or Production Manager.

Reporting Relationships:
• Reports directly to the Production Manager
• Works closely with the Tooling Area Leader
• Manages all on shift employees including production press - CNC personnel and skill trades


• Minimum 3 - 5 years’ experience in a fast paced, automotive manufacturing environment
• Excellent communication skills for interaction with the workforce, its suppliers and customers
• Must have a positive, proactive and problem solving attitude
• Must be able to read a blueprint
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint
• Must be able to work necessary overtime if required

Physical Requirements:
• Work may require extended periods of sitting, standing, lifting, bending, stooping and performing repetitive motion tasks.
• Excellent manual dexterity, ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds infrequently
• Usage of a computer and other productivity machinery such as a SAP hand held scanner and control panels

Environmental Requirements and Conditions:
• Possess working knowledge of IATF16949, ISO 14001, and Q1 compliance criteria
• Work is performed in a manufacturing environment with continuous exposure to noise


We offer an industry competitive salary; comprehensive benefits, rewarding and engaging work environment, working with an acknowledged and growing industry leader.
• Dental care
• Extended Health Care
• DPS, RRSP with employer matching
• Company paid uniforms
• Molded hearing protection
• Company subsidized safety boot and safety glasses programs
• Employee Assistance Program
• Vision Care
• On-Site Parking
• Paid Time Off
• Tuition Reimbursement

Amsted Automotive Group is an equal opportunity employer and will make accommodations available to applicants with disabilities upon request and throughout the entire recruitment process.