• AREA LEAD PRODUCTION

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2018-2884
  • Overview

    Oversees manufacturing activities for one or more plant lines or areas. Directs, advises and trains manufacturing team members in accordance with established manufacturing policies to ensure production demands are met. Ensures all activities are focused on safety, quality and efficient production.

    Responsibilities

    1. Complies with and enforces all company safety policies to ensure accident free facility, which includes, but is not limited to, assisting in identifying and correcting machine and work area safety issues, as well as conducting accident investigations as required.
    2. Provides direction to all production team members to ensure all key metrics are met accurately and in a timely manner.
    3. Monitor line staffing, and recommend plans to adjust staffing levels daily, to achieve established goals for each line of responsibility to ensure production levels are met while controlling manpower costs.
    4. Performs routine line checks several times daily to ensure efficiency and to check on progress of machine, production and personnel.
    5. Sustain manufacturing methods, such as 5S, PQCDSM, Problem Solving, Visual Management, Line Organization and KPI’s (Key Production Indicators). Ensure compliance with TQC process and other quality measures.
    6. Ensure, through the Company’s On-Boarding and Peer Mentoring programs, that associates are adequately trained to perform their jobs and properly mentored/trained in proper procedures and compliance.
    7. Ensures all components and paperwork for next schedule are ready.
    8. Interacts with other shift Team Leaders, Supervisors, Quality Assurance, Production Staff and Warehouse operations to achieve smooth production runs.
    9. Works closely with maintenance personnel to ensure all equipment is running at optimal levels for expected output and product quality.
    10. Performs other related duties as required.

    Qualifications

    Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent

     

    Knowledge:   Communication: Demonstrated oral and written communication skills combined with the ability to coach, train, and mentor all levels of associate. Read and understand instructions, safety expectations, etc. Write reports with proper format, punctuation, spelling and grammar, using all parts of speech. Speak with poise, voice control and confidence using correct English and well-modulated voice. 

    Leadership: Ability to develop and play a team member role with other plant members. Flexibility to work overtime and weekends, as well as off shift as required.

    Mathematics: Deal with system of real numbers; algebraic solution of equations; and probability and statistical inference.  Apply fractions, percentages, ratio and proportion.

    Other: Familiar with MS Office

     

    Mental/Physical/Visual Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential function of this job with or without reasonable accommodations. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    While performing the duties of the job, the associate is regularly required to stand. The associate is required to walk: reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; turning or twisting; pushing; and talk or hear

     

    Working Conditions: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.

     

    While performing the duties of this job, the average plant temperature conditions range from 60° in the cooler months and up                 to 110° during the warmer months.  All work stations on the plant floor require the use of protective eyewear and hearing protection. Some work stations require additional safety equipment to include but not limited to; gloves, aprons and arm guards.

     

    Safety: Safe work performance is required from each Associate at all times. Perform all duties and responsibilities in a safe manner in accordance with applicable Health and Safety Manuals. Required to wear or use personal protective equipment as applicable and to immediately report unsafe working conditions.

     

    Comply with all legislative requirements as outlined by Occupational Health and Safety Act and

    regulations.

     

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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