Currently recruiting for am amazing opportunity in a progressive company in the industry of global commercial components manufacturer for the transportation industry.
The company looking to add a FT Production Team Lead to their team. If you have previous leadership team leader or supervisory experience and enjoy leading a team, problem solving and multi tasking this is the ideal position for you.
The Team Lead will be responsible for production throughput, maintenance, quality, safety, training and continuous improvement within our production area.
Supports process improvements and Manufacturing Excellence initiatives. Ensure only quality product is delivered to internal and external customers on time.
Please note this is a very hot environment due to the nature of the job and the machinery and applicants must be comfortable working in a high heat environment
Effectively lead, supervise, motivate and provide support to a team of employees within any of the production departments. Coach and counsel employees
Respond to employee concerns
Administer company rules and the collective agreement
Execute the established quality procedures and programs as required with regards to production throughput, quality, safety, training, housekeeping and continuous improvement, maintenance and teamwork
Ensure compliance of the quality system elements in your area of supervision
Communicate the structure of the QOS to employees (MOS)
Follow-up on corrective actions that result from internal audits
Train employees on the quality policy and applicable elements
Establish and maintain a safe, clean and healthy workplace
Ensure that proper preventive investigative and follow-up procedures are used to reduce the risk of injury and / or accident
Monitor and test all safety equipment to ensure it is in place and operating as designed
Investigate and report accidents and incidents within 24 hours. Recommend and implement corrective actions
Complete monthly safety talks to 100% employee attendance
Participate in Manufacturing Excellence initiatives
Develop systems to encourage employees to identify and assist in implementing
Actively supports cost reduction programs through participation on kaizen teams in Heat Treat, Stress Peen, Taper Roll, Eye Form, and Assembly departments
Maintain accurate records and organize the workforce to best achieve the desired results
Ensure that equipment is maintained and that PM's are completed
Perform other related duties as required
Achieve MOS Audit scores of 90% or better
Support Area Manager in all requests
Produce accurate and timely data for information processing
3-5 years manufacturing experience in the automotive / truck industry or metal working industry in a unionized environment
Excellent leadership, organization, analytical and communication skills
Sound judgment in decision making and establishing priorities
Proactive and oriented to make improvements in systems and procedures
Familiar with Microsoft Office software (strong Excel skills)
To apply for this position please submit your resume to Maryana at . If you are selected for an interview you will be contacted.