Leads, facilitates and oversees the work activities of groups of machine operators; supports both the machine operators and supervisors in daily activities. Assists in creating and promoting a positive and cohesive team environment, always leading by good example.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinates and directs raw materials, work in process materials and manpower to facilitate manufacturing requirements and production schedules as issued by Sr. Production Scheduler/Planner.
Prepares department paperwork such as production or inventory transaction reports and other required paperwork.
Assures that all required materials, components and/or supplies in the quantities needed to meet the daily production requirements are available.
Capable of setting up machines as well as training others in the set up.
Maintains clean and safe work area actively practices 5S. Ensures that employees work areas are clean and safe.
Provides direction, support and drives accountability for all assigned personnel.
Suggests changes or modifications to equipment or processes to improve production efficiency, quality and/or operator safety.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Proven leadership, organization and communication skills.
Mastery of all equipment and processes in your leadership area.
Ability to understand and communicate all safety operating procedures and to use all safety features of the equipment.
Ability to communicate in English.
Ability to use basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplying, dividing, fractions and decimals.
Ability to recognize and solve moderate to complex problems independently.
Good computer skills.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.