The Production Lead will lead a team of associates to outstanding performance. Provide guidance, remove obstacles, plan and organize work, and hold associates accountable. This position will report to a Team Manager.
Lead and/or participate in project teams related to Lean, quality, safety or other plant/production initiatives.
Lead safety initiatives and continually assess how to improve safety in the plant.
Resolve basic employee relation issues and understand how and when to escalate issues.
High school diploma required.
Previous lead and/or supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment required. Previous maintenance experience for maintenance leads.
Demonstrated ability to consistently execute on required tasks/expectations and act as a change agent.
Demonstrated process improvement thinking required – think through and solve problems, generate new and creative solutions and articulate improvement ideas. Experience participating in process improvement events (Lean) highly desired.
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Power Point and Outlook required. Experience with SAP or another ERP system highly preferred.
Experience preparing/delivering presentations and leading meetings required.
Excellent math skills/mechanical aptitude.
Excellent team building and human relations skills.
The Sun Products Corporation - 22 months ago