Position Summary:  

Responsible for meeting plant targets for safety, quality, efficiency and cost reduction. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Leads a production tam emphasizing teamwork, safety, training and discipline.
  • Assist in the development of standardized work procedures by designing and/or documenting the best work sequence for each process.
  • Work in a manufacturing environment emphasizing teamwork, safety, training and discipline.
  • Promote safety, quality, productivity and cost improvement projects.
  • Assist in maintaining training matrix, assuring training is effective and correcting substandard performance. Work with team to improve standardized processes/methods, identify waste, methodically eliminate waste and standardize the new process/methods.
  • Train new team members by breaking down standardized work and being a resource for assistance until job is mastered.
  • Be proactive in predicting abnormalities and finding innovative solutions to correct
  • Direct and facilitate quality improvement activities as coach or mentor to the team members
  • Perform production readiness confirmation and post shift checks
  • Use key performance indicators as a method of continuous improvement.
  • Daily production performance tracking
  • Coordinates communications between shifts
  • Develops employee relations centered on trust and teamwork
  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Office products such as Excel and Word.
  • Strong organization and planning skills required

Education and/or Experience

  • Associates degree in Management or related Manufacturing field; or equivalent 3+ years of experience in production/manufacturing environment leadership