Quanex Building Products Production Team Lead in Kent, Washington
Production Team Lead
August 9, 2019
Responsible for leading the work team in the running of a group of extruders to efficiently and safely produce quality window parts that meets customer specifications with minimal downtime or waste.
Establishes daily demand and appropriate manpower plans.
Performs pre-shift safety walk-through and interval safety audits.
Establishes team goals and communicates progress and results.
Develops and implements employee training and development plans.
Holds regular problem solving meetings with teams.
Audits team to ensure daily work is being performed by operators and technicians.
Ensures proper balance and flow of work, makes decisions to smooth the loads.
Monitors production processes continuously (extrusion, material handling, water systems, etc.).
Meets routinely with Supervisor to review underperforming processes and makes action plans to correct.
Establishes employee rotation and training cycles to ensure development and safety.
Reviews team performance and coaches team members on personal growth and learning development.
Leads continuous improvement projects.
Minimum of two years of experience in a high production manufacturing environment.
Understands, follows and upholds all Quanex and Mikron policies.
Good understanding of OSHA safety standards, SPC, and good manufacturing practices.
Able to read and understand blue prints.
Familiar with OSHA safety standards and SPC, good manufacturing practices.
Must be able to work any shift.
Stable work history
Demonstrates Leadership capabilities, and able to teach and coach others.
Able to be on feet for long periods of time, and lift up to 50 lbs.