Professional Staff

Date: Apr 4, 2021

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Supplier Management-Production

Supplier Management Production Department

Direct Hire salaried role with Premium-Free benefits


Company Overview: Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. or “SIA”, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is the only Subaru vehicle manufacturing facility outside of Japan. SIA is a 4.4 million square foot automotive OEM – meaning our manufacturing process begins with coils of steel and ends with the high-quality vehicles you see out on the roads. We employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof.

SIA is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is also a staple in the community due to its numerous fundraising activities held onsite, donations to local charities and plentiful volunteer opportunities. SIA is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant and the first to have its campus designated a backyard wildlife habitat. SIA has grown tremendously since its 1989 beginnings and continues to be an example of success within the automotive industry.



Outline of duties:

  • Daily analysis of supplier parts impact to SIA
  • Daily review, investigation, and closure of Supplier specific issues
  • Chart and analyze Problem Notices from suppliers
  • Manage mass production ECS and Process Changes with suppliers from initiating to closure at Supplier.
  • Work with internal departments to study and comprehend supplier issues and process to resolve.
  • System expert on Problem Notification submission program
  • Supplier Contact and Mapping management
  • Work with production forecasts and analyze supplier capacity constraints.
  • Travel to supplier (as needed) to assess process capability and report back to SIA.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, and Access) - Highly Skilled
  • Good Communication skills (Phone, E-mail, and Face-to-Face)
  • Flexible schedule for travel
  • Flexible schedule for night meetings with SBR
  • Work Experience - 1~5 years minimum experience in Manufacturing/Office environment
  • AS or BA preferred, but not required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Detail oriented: Coordinate and Support Supplier production / shipping issues
  • Knowledge of SIA forecast and ordering system.
  • Work well with other departments to achieve company goals.




Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette