Team Lead - Machining - 2nd or 3rd Shift
Location: Seneca, SC
2nd shift hours are 3-11:30pm Mon-Fri
3rd shift hours are 11p-7:30a Sun-Thurs
*Overtime as needed, typically working 6 days/week
Job Type: Full-time, Direct hire $18-20/hr
A strong automotive supplier is currently looking for a highly motivated operations professional for a challenging position as a Team Lead, Machining Operations for 2nd and 3rd Shift operations. This individual is expected to be responsible for effectively leading employees in a designated area of manufacturing to ensure a safe work environment, meet production deadlines, and attain established goals in the areas of production quality, delivery, and cost.
Effectively resolve work place conflicts/employee relation issues
Professionally and effectively communicate with team members, customers, support groups and management
Create and sustain standardize work for their area of responsibility
Act as the subject matter expert in their area
Identify normal vs. abnormal condition and take immediate appropriate action
Lead problem solving activities for their area of responsibility
Provide leadership and guidance for team in performing responsibilities and maintaining continuous improvement.
Teach, coach and be knowledgeable regarding KPI'S to ensure objectives cost are met.
Delegate daily duties to team members.
Actively participate in leadership development activities.
Sustain the Operator Certification process.
Work with operators to assist trouble-shooting activities for set-up, tool and equipment adjustments.
Compile, store and retrieve production data as necessary.
Prepare schedules and coordinate activities to ensure production and quality meets specifications.
Ensure timely and accurate production reporting.
Relay reschedules to planning as needed on a day-to-day basis (missed shipments).
Assist the PQT in performing quality, SPC and documentation requirements.
Ensure monthly safety training occurs.
Identify unsafe work practices and work with Safety Leader to resolve.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience —
HS Diploma /GED required
Previous experience (5+ years) as a Team Lead or Supervisor in a CNC or related Machining environment is a MUST
Previous Leadership experience strongly preferred
**Must be authorized to work in the US regardless of visa transfer or sponsorship.
**Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.
**Local candidates will be given priority consideration; no relocation package is offered at this time.