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Manufacturing Team Lead

Company: Elgen Staffing
Location: Freeport
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Our client, a nationwide manufacturer and distributor of fine goods is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Team Lead to join their growing team in Lena, Illinois. Our candidate of choice will assist with leading and managing the team and the manufacturing process. The production objective is to adhere to the team's production plan. The performance indicators are Safety, Quality, Cost, Lead Time, Involvement, and Environment. RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure the safety and productivity of all department employees assigned to designated shift
  • Ensure security of facilities during designated shift hours
  • Guarantee product quality according to the defined standards
  • Ensure that equipment, grounds and walls are clean according to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards; verify their efficiency
  • Assure compliance to all quality processes and procedures at all levels in the operation. Immediately correct or report if out of spec and complete non-conformance form
  • Assure department schedule is properly staffed, daily to meet order needs
  • Contribute to and coordinate actions for continuous improvement and then implement actions
  • Ensure the operations and processes meet department objectives
  • Ensure all equipment and materials required are ready for startup prior to scheduled start time
  • Analyzes the Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) system and daily results to allow corrective actions for all gaps and downtime
  • Work closely with other teams in the auditing and Preventive Maintenance (PM) planning for machines
  • Carry out physical inventories
  • Ensure the execution of the planned operations with the corresponding departmental inputs (materials management, maintenance and quality)
  • Dismantle or have their team dismantle, clean, repair and reassemble equipment parts as needed
  • Guarantee the proper functioning of the manufacturing procedures and equipment
  • Ensure supply personnel confirm the quality of all incoming materials prior to use on the floor
  • Relieve the operator's / team members according to needs
  • Confirm the level of qualification of their team, train them or ensure that they receive training according to needs
  • Develop and improve procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other instructions according to needs and oversee their application
  • Analyze the daily results, lead meetings as needed
  • Assures assigned department employees fully understand how to set and adjust the equipment settings and understand all operational procedures
  • Assign the available resources based on objectives data and production constraints
  • Utilizing OEE data, and other information sources develop action plans and implement improvements
  • Communicate plant issues or activities to the proper departments
  • Welcome and train new employees
  • Share the quantitative and quality objectives with the employees
  • Responsible for daily schedule and coordination of employees
  • Assures all project requirements are properly schedule
  • Rotate the employees according to any safety or quality concerns
  • Participate actively in the continuous improvement process and ensure participation by employees
  • Managing and approving timecards as needed in the timekeeping system for department employees. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Computer skills and basic knowledge of MS Excel and Word
    • Strong Mechanical Aptitude
    • Ability to speak, read, write and comprehend English.
    • Strong Analytical Skills
    • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement Management (CIM)
    • 2-5 years' food manufacturing experience
    • 1-2 years' experience in a leadership role. Please apply today to be one of the first candidates considered for the role! Elgen Staffing is the fastest growing staffing agency in New Jersey. With a deep understanding of today's hiring trends and technologies we have the ability to leverage the most effective recruiting methods to find the best candidates across numerous markets and industries and place them into the appropriate position successfully. Please allow us to help you find your dream job today!

Keywords: Elgen Staffing, Freeport , Manufacturing Team Lead, Other , Freeport, New York

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