Application Supervisor - ERP/MES

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Why you should join our team

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • We totally understand. Your family and your health come first!
  • Your hours are flexible, and we trust you!
  • We are really opened to having employees working remotely – we know it works!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!


The Application Supervisor - ERP/MES maintains strong relationships with plant managers, business analysts and users to ensure the implementation of module deployments and integration, as well as user training. They will also organize and manage super user training. This is a management role reporting to the global corporate group.

As part of your daily work, you would have to:

  • Supervise the ERP-MES team for flexible resource allocation to meet the plant's needs.
  • Ensure that the platform setup respects the company's standards.
  • Assess the plant's ERP and MES application requirements.
  • Work with the core team to ensure smooth deployments in the plant.
  • Help develop new products.
  • Review and analyze trends in requests and reported issues on an ongoing basis.
  • Develop strategies and action plans to train and develop the team's skills.
  • Maintain good relationships with service providers.
  • Prioritize projects with the core leadership team to achieve plant objectives.
  • Help improve collaboration and knowledge sharing between teams to work in Agile mode.
  • Ensure compliance with corporate ERP and MES standards as agreed upon with the global ERP-MES management team.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…

What you need to succeed in this position:


  • Excellent knowledge of ERP, manufacturing systems, SQL databases and SSRS reporting


  • Good understanding of business needs and can assess complex network and security issues
  • Can juggle various priorities
  • Able to explain technical information in lay terms
  • Effective communicator
  • Works well under pressure and can manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Team player
  • Adapts to change well

Skills and Attitudes

  • Autonomous
  • Takes the initiative and is responsible
  • Organized
  • Motivated
  • Meticulous, disciplined and thorough

Studies and Experience

  • College diploma in Computer Science
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in similar tasks with an ERP
  • Experience in the automotive industry an asset
  • Experience with an MES an asset

We can’t wait to talk with you!


Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Exceptional work environment

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