Manufacturing Team Lead - Woburn, MA
1st Shift - Monday thru Friday - 6 AM to 2:30 PM - $20.50/hr
DIRECT HIRE - Eligible to earn quarterly bonuses as a full time employee
Ultimate Staffing has partnered with a Global Manufacturing company in Woburn, MA! Stable, growing company in a convenient location looking to quickly add to their team! If you are looking for a fast-paced position in a focused team environment where you can be at the cutting edge of engineering solutions, look no further!
RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead the Production floor associates by scheduling and coordinating work flow, operating machines, troubleshooting and problem solving when needed, liaison between associates and manager as well as other departments.
*Coordinate Production floor associates to meet daily requirements to assure on time delivery of orders in both machine operations and assembly areas.
*Communicate between manager, Business Units, Quality, Procurement and Shipping/Receiving on material flow and deliveries.
*Operate machinery and help train other new associates. Acting as a back-up when needed to cover shortages and spikes.
*Perform transactions, releasing work orders, issuing material, stocking material, as well as entering inventory transactions as needed.
*Lead the group with responsibilities including, but not limited to assisting in Performance training, attend/facilitate hour of power with team members.
*Maintain the meeting agenda, understand and explain the Team Improvement Board (TIB), as well as updating and ensuring the TIB is updated.
*Ensure all production tracking boards are up to date and signed hourly (as required).
*Facilitate 10-minute daily stand-up cell meetings and attend town hall meetings.
*Walk production areas and perform daily audit(s) to ensure quality and safety.
*Assist with daily employee management (notifying supervisor if you have questions regarding corrective action, scheduling and vacation requests).
*Train new employees. Assist in other training for the team, such as Lean Manufacturing.
QUALIFICATIONS AND DESIRED SKILLS:
*Must possess High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
*2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
*Prior Team Lead experience is a plus.
*Proficient with computers - MS Office and able to learn new applications
*Working knowledge on reading prints, work process documents, Visual sheets, etc.
*Have prior experience in Lean manufacturing and 5S programs.
*Prior experience using measuring tools such as calipers, scales, snap gauges, etc.
*Good communication skills; written as well as verbal.
*ITAR company - candidates must have authorization to work in the US
We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.