Lead, Forming Group

Printpack Newport News , VA 23606

Posted 3 months ago

Printpack is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a position of Thermoforming Group Lead. This position is located in the Newport News plant and reports to Forming Manager

Minimum Requirements &

Preferred Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 4 years operations experience

  • Ability to work any shift and in either Newport News or Williamsburg plants.

Preferred Experience &

  • Significant thermoforming experience

  • Prior supervisory experience

  • Certified Master Tech

Key Responsibilities & Competencies:

Some of the primary responsibilities of this position are as follows:

  • Oversee shift personnel in a manner that promotes continuous improvement and associate engagement

  • Ensure safety, food safety and environmental commitment and compliance

  • Support Team Lead escalations with regards to daily production requirements and changeover needs.

  • Respond to any equipment stoppages/line problems; be available for the team members, review log books and recorded data (SPC Charts).

  • Communicate issues to Manager

  • Assure PD, 5S, and standardized work compliance and development

  • Assure associate growth and team rotation; cross-train team members

  • Close work orders as they are completed; open new work orders

  • Review material levels, audit for inventory accuracy Maintain attendance records in the Kronos system Perform on-time performance reviews for team members

  • Perform duties of Team Lead/Technician as required

  • Prepare for quality meetings, perform quality audits

  • Respond to problems reported by customers

The successful candidate must possess strong skills in the following areas:

  • Motivating Others

  • Providing Direction

  • Judgment

  • Execution

  • Concern for Excellence

  • Strategic Perspective

  • Commercial Orientation

  • Customer Service Orientation

  • Decisiveness

  • Teamwork

  • Technical Skill & Competence

  • Initiative

  • Attracting & Developing Talent

  • Innovation

  • Integrity

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