• Manufacturing Operations Associate Manager

    Location US-OH-Springfield
    Job ID
    # of Positions
    Internal Title
    Manufacturing Ops Mgr Assoc
    Position Type
    Regular Full Time Employee
    Manufacturing Operations
    Less Than 10%
    Relocation Offered
    ERP Eligibility
    Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
  • Overview

    Navistar International Corporation is a leading North American truck manufacturer with great products, strong market positions and best-in-class distribution. For 175 years we have had a 100% commitment to doing what it takes to satisfy our customers, and our commitment today is as strong as ever. We are rededicated to strengthening our core businesses. Our recent investments and product launches position us for success. It all starts with a comprehensive approach and a team effort from our employees. So we’re looking for exceptionally talented and results-oriented individuals to join us and deliver on our promises to our customers, dealers, employees and shareholders.


    We are seeking an Associate Manufacturing Operations Manager for our Paint group within our Springfield Assembly Plant.  PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND SHIFT OPPORTUNITY; HOURS ARE 3PM TO 11:30.


    Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Lead and facilitate monthly safety meetings and lead/assist in the resolution of safety items.
    • Lead Business Team meetings.
    • Responsible for leading and managing the organization and ensuring achievement of safety, quality, delivery and cost objectives.
    • Responsible for interfacing with internal customers and developing operation/business plan.
    • Responsible for achievement of daily production requirements for all customers.
    • Responsible for ensuring timely receipt and shipment of materials from/to suppliers and customers.
    • Responsible for continuous improvement initiatives.
    • Responsible for cultivating a healthy high performance culture through-out the organization, including both management and hourly paid personnel.

    Position Purpose

    Directs the development and implementation of activities in production area(s) to meet production goals, quality and cost objectives. Prioritizes production schedules based on product introduction, equipment efficiency, and materials supply. Plans and administers procedures and budgets. Makes budgetary recommendations and may control capital expenditures and direct/indirect labor. Develops schedules and manpower requirements for assigned areas. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.


    Basic Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree and at least 6 years of production/manufacturing experience
    • 1 year lead experience


    • Master’s degree and at least 4 years of production/manufacturing experience
    • 1 year lead experience


    • At least 8 years of production/manufacturing experience
    • 1 year lead experience

    Additional Requirements

    • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

    Desired Skills:



    • Ethics and Navistar Values
    • Positive Attitude

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    Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization


    Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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