Chief Buildings Manufacturing/Production Grand Island, Nebraska


Chief Buildings is seeking a 1st shift Leadperson to join our team. This position will assist Production Supervisor in assuring and improving upon, a safe work environment that produces high quality products at an efficient rate. Needs to be organized, great attention to detail with a goal driven attitude.



  • Must be a leader and a difference maker with a high level of communication and organizational skills.
  • Must be computer literate, and familiar with safety and quality procedures as well as manufacturing equipment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Seeks continuous improvement in all aspects of the department. (Safety, Quality, Productivity, ETC.)
  • Be a pace setter and a role model, provide guidance, support, and motivation to staff.
  • Assists in training and direction of employees.
  • Assures that all department personnel are informed of and adhere to all company rules, regulations and policies. 
  • Assures proper utilization of personnel and equipment.
  • Assures routine preventative maintenance is complete and done in the specific time required.
  • Seeks to control and improve material handling methods and procedures to assure efficient production flow.
  • Assist Production Supervisor with performance reviews.
  • Promote safety and teamwork.
  • Assures department is clean and organized.
  • Assures scrap is minimal and inventory usage is recorded accurately.


Supervisory Responsibilities: Assist Production Supervisor and fills in for Production Supervisor during absences.



  • 1st Shift – 6:00am – 4:30pm

The Company:


Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,400 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Buildings has designed and manufactured a wide variety of metal buildings including multi-story offices, churches and schools, as well as buildings for retail businesses and industrial use since 1966. Every building is customized to meet the needs of the customer. Chief Buildings are sold by authorized builders throughout the United States, and are manufactured in Grand Island, Nebraska and Rensselaer, Indiana.


Our Benefits:


This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including


  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.