Team Leader

Manufacturing Brampton, Ontario


Description

Team Leader

JOB SUMMARY:

The Assembly Team Leader is responsible for leading the shift production operation in accordance with work instructions, company policy and safety regulations to ensure a quality product is safely manufactured. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervise Assembly operations in specific cells per production macro plan efficiently, per company policies and safety procedures
  • Provide technical support, training, participate in performance reviews and communicating department goals and expectations – ensure training requirements are met and maintained
  • Conduct department meetings/Tool Box Talks to ensure effective 2-way communication with employees - maintaining a high morale workplace
  • Ensure all safety standards as required by law and company policy are adhered to. Act as a role model for health and safety by visibly demonstrating a commitment to a safety-first environment
  • Support all Lean initiatives, FEM actions and ISO requirements
  • Responsible for inventory accuracy in processing production Shop Orders and storing of materials.
  • Support cycle counts of inventory
  • Responsible for department assets and equipment – report equipment issues and maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Interact with different departments as needed
  • Complete time sheets on a weekly basis
  • Ensure all job related / orientation training is provided and maintained.
  • All other responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENT:

The wearing of appropriate safety equipment as described below is a condition of employment and not one of choice.  Safety equipment that must be worn while performing job responsibilities are as follows:

-  Safety shoes (Met-guard type)

-  Hearing protection

-  Safety glasses   

 

EDUCATION AND SKILL REQUIREMENT:

  • Experience / interest in a leadership role
  • Good technical experience and knowledge of assembly practices / tools.
  • Ability to read drawings and work instructions
  • Ability to use measuring instruments such as micrometers, pi tapes, calipers and other gauges
  • Good computer skills; proficient in MS Office
  • Good verbal communication skills, organizational and delegation skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of health and safety legislation, guidelines and standards pertaining to machining and assembly industries
  • Past experience in Lean Manufacturing principles is an asset

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