Are you a natural leader who aspires to help others unlock their full potential? Are you looking for a pivotal role with a global industry leader? Steelcase has a space for you!
At Steelcase, our Vision is to empower people. The Zone Leader is an essential role, the first line of leadership to a team of manufacturing employees. Our success depends upon your ability to implement continuous improvement and exemplify the Lean process - without your guidance, Lean is only a concept.
Zone Leaders at Steelcase have the responsibility of maintaining and improving their work cell, treating it as their own business while supporting and demonstrating the company's Core Values; People, Partnerships, Diversity, Integrity, Humility, Innovation and Results. The majority of your time will be spent on the floor focused on three main objectives:
Ensuring Process Discipline through concepts including Standard Work, Training, Coaching and 5S
Maintaining business documents and driving performance around Safety, Quality, Cost, and Execution of Schedule
Creating a Culture of Continuous Improvement
This is a 2nd Shift Position Monday - Friday.
Ability to use Lean tools to run and improve the business/work cell
Strong interpersonal skills that encourage, coach, lead and mentor employees with a continuous improvement mindset
Foster an environment that builds trust and teamwork through open communication
Possess a high level of energy and a passion to win
Ability to cross train employees throughout their area
Ability to recognize and set priorities regarding manpower and production schedules
Must be able to effectively use problem solving methods to achieve process improvements
Strong focus on both internal and external customers
Able to work standing constantly
High School Diploma or GED required, Higher Education preferred
Leadership Experience or Customer Focus equivalent
Lean Manufacturing experience preferred
Steelcase offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package, including profit sharing. To apply, please use the "Apply" link above to submit your resume by the close of business. For questions regarding this posting or the application process, please email myHR@steelcase.com.
Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements.