3rd Shift (Weekend Days) - Production Lead - Portrait Printing

Manufacturing Shakopee, Minnesota


Description

3rd Shift Hours:

Non-Peak
Thurs - Sat, 5am - 5pm

Peak
Thurs - Sat, 5am - 5pm
Sun, 5am - 5pm every other week


*Flexibility with hours required, as work during other hours/shifts may be needed during peak seasons


Key Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the product match and workflow in the Underclass Print Production department and optimize workflow through plant.
  • Identify and escalate downtime trends on Press and GMP equipment.
  • Communication down and cross-stream to Packing and Service Items Leads for product miss-match concerns.
  • Manage Printed Product Carts for all Portraits to ensure min/max Kanbans for Packing Department
  • Key Equipment Responsibilities include: HP Presses (6600, 7250); GMP Lamimaster; CD Duplication Units

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Follows and enforces all facility safety rules
  • Follows and enforces all department safety rules
  • Conducts safety walk through  within the department and facility
  • Conducts safety training meetings with associates
  • Reports any and all injuries or prohibited activities to manager on a very timely basis
  • Understands and communicates all Quality Metrics within the department
  • Conducts weekly Quality meetings discussing QA and customer feedback
  • Shares any and all quality issues with management, technical staff, and other shifts
  • Conducts one on one discussions with associates in reference to specific quality issues
  • Understands and communicates all production metrics within the department
  • Conducts daily/weekly meetings discussing results and daily plans
  • Creates cross-training matrix to show the cross-training needs of the department
  • Works with forecast planning and sets goals for the departments
  • Understands and executes whatever it takes for on-time fulfillment of all products
  • Gets directives and predetermined work assignments from Shift Manager
  • Keeps the Shift Manager informed as to actual versus goal throughout the shift
  • Promptly report errors and road blocks to the Shift Manger and / or Technical staff
  • Maintain a good professional relationship with all associates, Leads, Shift Managers, Technicians
  • Assist operators by answering questions and demonstrating operations
  • Make recommendations for new procedures
  • Review with Shift Manager any personnel needs/issues on a daily basis
  • Actively participate in department and 1 on 1 meetings

 

Skills and Attributes Needed:

  • Experience with high volume repetitive manufacturing
  • Previous Lead Operator experience in manufacturing a plus
  • 2 Year Associates Degree preferred
  • Solid computer knowledge to include Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel
  • Ability to work at a fast pace while standing
  • Detail oriented and has good record keeping skills
  • Excellent communication skills to include record keeping, electronic, and personal
  • Able to work in a culturally diverse environment
  • Must be dependable, reliable and have a good work ethic
  • Flexible on work schedule
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs., mobility to crouch, reach, bend and do repetitive actions with hands and arms
  • Adaptability to change, willingness to learn new jobs