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PRODUCTION TEAM LEADER


Summary

Primary support for Production Assemblers. Routine daily checks of error proofing devices for proper functionality; communicates production rate targets and monitors work centre performance. Manages job changes at work centre and directs production assemblers on which production equipment to run.

Responsibilities

  • Resolve health and safety hazards or escalate where required
  • Follow all TS-16949 Quality Systems policies and procedures that apply to Production.
  • Complete daily Leader Standard Work sheet for responsible tasks
  • Ensure 5S workplace organization standards are achieved, with high focus on the reduction of 8 deadly wastes
  • Engage / encourage employees to participate in the employee suggestion program
  • Work daily with appropriate team members to effectively place operators to meet production demands
  • Lead daily communication meetings with production teams and document concerns
  • Work with Maintenance and Setup personnel to help understand / troubleshoot and track machine issues and repairs
  • Train production employees in all areas of work to the qualification requirements of the Production Operator Assessment
  • Ensure Production Operators produce quality parts whilst meeting standard rate by touching base with employees at each work center hourly and reviewing status in the tracking system
  • Monitor work center rejects and escalate where required
  • Respond to Work Centre alert lights and alarms promptly and determine appropriate action required to resolve the condition
  • Observe operators performing tasks, using process standards / work instructions and engage in conversation to validate understanding
  • Verify work center documentation is completed accurately and on time
  • Perform sensor verification tests
  • Manage Work Centre changeover process

Qualifications

  • Must be able to read and write in English and communicate clearly with others
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Minimum 1 year leadership experience.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles and 8 deadly wastes
  • Must be able to pass basic computer skills test including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Repetitive lifting of components between one to five pounds and boxes up to 30 pounds
  • Walking or standing up to 8 hours
  • Be willing to work overtime; may be required to work different shifts and or flexible hours as required

To apply, please send your resume to: employment.info@litens.com

We thank everyone for their applications; however, only qualified applicants meeting all of the above stated application criteria will be contacted.

Additional Information

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

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