Textron Supervisor Shipping & Receiving Detroit in Detroit, Michigan

Supervisor Shipping & Receiving Detroit


We – more than 6,000 employees in 14 countries – are Kautex Textron. As one of the Top 100 global automotive suppliers, we develop innovative fuel tank systems for all of the world’s leading car manufacturers.

We are innovators: Our Selective Catalytic Reduction System segment offers industry leading technology to reduce emissions. We value the diversity of thought that drives innovation and engagement – and we take pride in watching our ideas become reality.

We place a strong focus on the development and promotion of all employees, which is an essential part of our growth strategy. Our recognition by “Deutscher Bildungspreis 2015” (German Education Award) underscores the excellent development and talent management at Kautex. Would you like to be part of our success story?

This person will coordinate, direct, and managedaily activities for the distribution of materials, equipment, machinery, and supplies within Kautex. Also functions as a strategic business partner with responsibility for maintaining all safety and environmental laws and regulations, quality processes and procedures, human resources development, and all other Kautex and Textron policies, procedures and compliance directives and adhere to all other laws applicable to the facility - in order to support the overall Annual Operating Plan (AOP) and Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE).


  • Coach direct reports to support and motivate assigned workforce to meet quality, safety, delivery objectives

  • Follows, implements and manages compliance of all applicable environmental and safety regulations and guidelines including interface with government agencies as required

  • Management of all outbound finished good shipments to meet customer demand and in bound components

  • Conduct investigation on freight on time pickup and delivery. Implement improvement countermeasures

  • Ensure all products meet customer packaging guideline requirements.

  • Define and Implement Standardized Work

  • Continuous Improvement participation



  • Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 5 years experience in a high volume manufacturing facility (automotive preferred)

  • Coaching and Mentoring in team based environment/ Facilitation of meetings

  • Customer knowledge/understanding of customer requirements

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • FIFO/LIFO techniques

  • Inventory Management

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Supply Chain

Primary Location US-Michigan-Detroit

Recruiting Company Kautex

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Manager with Direct Reports

Shift Third Shift

Req ID: 262926