Interface is currently seeking a 3rd Shift Team Leader RCA Tufting in West Point, GA.
The Team Leader RCA Tufting is responsible for the overall operations of the Tufting process at RCA. He/she will coordinate the flow of activities to meet production and quality objectives for the Tufting facility, oversee the delivery of all raw materials to the Tufting facility, and ensure correct reporting and documentation of machine activities. This position is responsible for the direction of the associates assigned to the tufting process.
Skills and experience:
Tufting experience required
Previous Leadership experience required
Good communication skills, verbal and written
Demonstrated ability to multitask
High school diploma or GED required
College or vocational school preferred
Plan and coordinate personnel activities for the RCA Tufting operation and assign duties
Plan and schedule the flow of products for each Tufter.
Partner with the RCA and Kyle Planning/Scheduling department to plan the flow of orders through the RCA facility
Schedule the logistics of all raw materials including the yarn delivery to and from RCA
Work with other department Supervisors and /or Leaders to coordinate orders by promise dates
Work with and follow management direction to achieve departmental goal and objectives
Continuously monitor quality of carpet and approve quality for all orders
Ensure carpet meets specification requirements
Ensure raw materials are supplied to machines as needed
Deposit all carpet scrap and other recycled materials in its proper place
Maintain a safe and clean work environment
Give direction to RCA associates
Perform and understand all yarn thread ups and yarn creel arrangements
Operate all Tufting machine types, including set up and weight checks
Fully understand and perform Supervisors duties
Perform 6S audits and assignments
Perform Critical Risk surveys
Comply with safety rules
Comply with environmental regulations
Be aware of departmental Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Willingness to learn and understand Interface's commitment to sustainability
Ensure ISO procedures are followed.
Perform other duties as assigned
Occasional overtime will be required
Considerable walking up and down stairs
Occasional Pushing & Pulling a cart with up to 360 lbs load
Occasional lifting of up to 25lbs
Occasional 12 hour shifts.
Occasional changing of primary backing rolls
Climate controlled manufacturing environment.
We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. We desire priority referrals of Protected Veterans for job openings at all locations within the State of Georgia. An Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.