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Production Line Lead Openings - Bayport, MN - (21651)

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Description
Shift: Oscillating- Employee will alternate between first and second shift every two weeks.
 
Focus/Objective:      
Provides feedback, coaching, training, conflict resolution, and conducts audits.  Identifies process constraints and incorporates appropriate decision making and problem solving techniques. Responsibilities also include providing the shift supervisor with relevant performance feedback, giving daily work direction and leadership to assigned team to maintain and improve business results and managing to establish SQDC metrics.    
 
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Ensure the continuous flow of production to meet planned output while following operations standards (safety, quality, delivery, cost, maintenance), identify issues, engage the Tier I/Front Line Mgmt team in problem resolution and understands when to escalate issues to Tier I/Front Line Mgmt team, partnering with Value Stream Supervisor as appropriate.
  • Provide coaching and facilitate training to develop employees within the cost center/value stream, following Andersen Management System (Lean Sigma Manufacturing) principles.
  • Completes standard work & control plan audits and ensures corrective actions are completed.
  • Participate in projects, Kaizens, & other continuous improvement actions
  • Participate in daily Tier meetings.
  • Demonstrate leadership in the areas of communication, conflict resolution, process constraints and problem solving.
  • Lead and effectively communicate/participate at daily Tier I/Front Line Mgmt meeting (stand-up).
  • Maintain Tier I/Front Line Mgmt visual management tools (PVA, run charts, focus boards, and other tools) to drive continuous improvement.
  • Follows and enforces all safety procedures according to standards.  Is proactive on safety concerns and takes action when appropriate.
  • Participate in problem solving using Lean Sigma Manufacturing tools and methodology.
  • Knowledge of employee capabilities and training within assigned cost center/value stream.  Coordinates movement of employees according to business needs; through the development and maintaining of the cross-training matrix.
  • Lead continuous improvement within the assigned cost center/value stream.
Qualifications
  • Must attach resume to application
  • Manufacturing Operations experience.
  • Ability to learn product, process and equipment.
  • Ability to learn and utilize Andersen Management System tools.
  • Working knowledge of computer systems (MS Office).
  • Ability to lead, train, coach and motivate employees.
  • Ability to problem solve, make sound decisions and delegate appropriately.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Continuous improvement focus.
  • Proven effectiveness working with others.
  • Flexible.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Participation in employee led groups preferred.
  • Upon hire, successful completion of the Value Stream Team Lead Development Program.
Job:
Manufacturing
Location:
Bayport, MN US
Organization:
Andersen Corporation
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