• Shipping Lead

    Job Description
    POSITION SUMMARY
    Responsible for material handling, forklift operation, and assisting supervisor(s) and other leads.
     
    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
    Reasonable Accommodations Statement
    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
     
    Essential Functions Statement(s)
    • Ensure that operators remain at their designated machines, and that they are focused on producing parts.
    • Ensure that operators have material at their machines to perform their jobs.
    • Follow company safety rules in accordance with OSHA regulations such as: wearing (PPE) safety shoes, goggles, and ear plugs. Ensure that the area complies with all OSHA standards.
    • Follow all aspects of the company’s 5-s and Preventive Maintenance programs (PM’s) Check daily to ensure that employees are following the programs, and that they are filling out the proper documentation. 
    • Responsible for area cleanliness. 
    • Move completed parts, utilizing various lifting or transport equipment from table, and deliver the parts to designated areas. Remove scrap metal from department at end of shift.
    • Work with employees to handle problems with production.
    • Work individually or in teams to complete work.
    • Must be able to read and interpret drawings, follow routers, use simple math, and use basic hand held measuring tools.
    • Focus on Lean Manufacturing and inventory control.
    • Must be willing to be certified in CPR.
    • Other duties as assigned.
     
    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    Competency Statement(s)
    • Flexibility – Ability to understand different jobs and to have a willingness to be cross-trained. 
    • Cooperative – Wants to be a team player and do what is best for the company, their department, and their peers. 
    • Initiative – Self-starter; ability to work with minimum supervision; looks for new and better ways to do the job; contributes to the work of the department.  Meets or exceeds production requirements daily.
    • Quality – Accuracy, thoroughness: attention to detail, completeness of work; adequacy of results. Understands the product requirements of the parts being produced and produces product to specification. 
    • Safety Awareness - Ability to carry out assigned duties without injury to self or others; adhere to safety procedures; maintains orderly work area
    • Technical Aptitude - Ability to comprehend technical topics, prints, and jobs.  Ability to read a print, measure product to specifications. 
    • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.  Consistently at work on time each and every day.
    • 5S Awareness – Understands the facilities 5S guidelines and maintains area daily to meet these standards. 
     
     
     
    SKILLS & ABILITIES
    Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED required; 1 year experience and/or certification required; lead experience preferred.
     
    Other Preferences: General manufacturing knowledge.
     
    PHYSICAL DEMANDS
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is consistently required to lift up to 75 pounds in a variety of awkward positions, while bending, stooping, or standing to perform work overhead, and stand for long periods of time. 
     
    Other Physical Requirements: Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required in a manufacturing environment (i.e. safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection).
     
    WORK ENVIRONMENT
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes and/or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to noisy.
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