Shift Team Lead Job Description

Shift Team Lead Job Description

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Shift team lead provides feedback to associates on all aspects of warehouse/shop roles, including: new hires, cross-training, safety practices and procedures, quality requirements, standard work, etc.

Shift Team Lead Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Thorough knowledge of CPS concepts and tools
Monitor supply inventory and compile requisitions for Base Services Manager
This position requires a thorough knowledge and demonstrated skills for fabrication processes including robotic and manual welding
Capable of learning basic CNC machining operations
Uses various tools provided in the work area to perform duties and may include the use of lifting devices to move heavy components of weights of more than 35 lbs
Positions heavy fabricated metal components in fit-up jigs and weld fixtures utilizing overhead and jib cranes
Operates robotic and manual weld machines
Inspects own work quality utilizing weld gages, tape measure, and attribute gages
In station repair on defective welds utilizing carbon air arc process, grinders
Able to clear common robotic welding system faults in all qualified work stations

Shift Team Lead Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Shift Team Lead

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: MQ, ISO, ASCP, HP, L3, L2, PPE, PIT, DOT, IMDG

Education for Shift Team Lead

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Employers hiring for the shift team lead job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Bachelor's Degree in Associates, Education, Manufacturing, Technical, Engineering, Science, Business, General Education, Supervision, Chemistry

Skills for Shift Team Lead

Desired skills for shift team lead include:

Assembly procedures
Standard work schedules
Quality requirements and build requirements in assigned work area
Ability to check in parts and reconcile material
Computer system to help with routings
Moisture sensitive devices per procedure
Shop orders
Basic mathematics – conversion of metric to English measure
CPS concepts and tools

Desired experience for shift team lead includes:

Complete routine maintenance (wire change, tip/nozzle change) in all qualified stations
Follows and utilizes CPS principles of 5S, Continuous Improvement Idea Reporting, Waste
Elimination, and Standard Work
Coordinates, oversees, and monitors activities in a fabrication value stream
Responsible for training other team members in Standard Work
Provide leadership and assist with the training of Machine Operators

Shift Team Lead Examples


Shift Team Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of shift team lead. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for shift team lead
  • Communicates with all departments involved in the ordering system, including problem solving, resolving customer requests and developing new ideas to better the operating system
  • Provide leadership and direction to production associates in the inspection and labeling of product by delegating duties and ensuring packaging operations are completed in a timely manner and according to SOP’s
  • Perform packaging line start-ups, shutdowns, and clearances
  • Responsible for ensuring adherence to production schedule and identify discrepancies to include sanitization, material handling, rework, units produced, downtime
  • Inspect product for defects and respond accordingly
  • Coordinate and manage all off-line reworks
  • Daily resource planning including scheduling of production associates to lines
  • Attend daily pass down meetings at the beginning and end of every shift
  • Provide break coverage for production associates as needed
  • Monitor ComplianceWire accounts to ensure production associates are compliant in their training
Qualifications for shift team lead
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, reading of written documents and use of computer monitor screen, reaching with hands and arms, talking, listening, writing, handling, grasping
  • Occasional climbing ladders/steps walking up inclines and uneven terrain, stooping, kneeling, crouching, bending, turning, balancing, carrying
  • High school diploma and work related experience in a lean manufacturing environment requested
  • Prefer vocational education/training in plastics or tooling
  • Process and investigates all return authorizations relating to O S & D
  • Reconcile CHEP pallet and Pinnacle invoices

Shift Team Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a shift team lead. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for shift team lead
  • Documenting and conducting disciplinary action
  • Establish succession plans for key roles within the shift
  • Monitor attendance records, vacation schedules and payroll
  • Ensure consistent application of policies
  • Participate in employee selection and hiring
  • Manages reports to track necessary data for gauging progress toward goals
  • Facilitates tasks to ensure production line if functioning
  • Organize the Maintenance team in your plant, complete paperwork (performance reviews, ordering, work orders ), and be active in equipment and building repairs as much as possible
  • Support Production by resolving all equipment related issues in a timely matter
  • Rotate stock according to FIFO system
Qualifications for shift team lead
  • 1 year of experience in a leadership role
  • Experience within plastic injection molding manufacturing preferred, but not necessary
  • Experience supervising a manufacturing operation to include performance management, development, timekeeping/payroll issues and coaching preferred
  • Familiarity with ISO 9000, TS 16949, Lean or Six Sigma preferred
  • Proven skill working with people to achieve objectives and create a teamwork atmosphere required
  • Manage resources of the assigned areas of the value stream

Shift Team Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a shift team lead. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for shift team lead
  • Maintain cleanliness of loading docks, storage coolers and shipping desk throughout the shift
  • Follow all shipping and safety procedures, SOP and GMP guidelines at all the times
  • Coach Sr
  • Assign Sr
  • Facilitate communication between Sr
  • Process large volumes of incoming and outgoing mail
  • Sort and distribute daily mail deliveries
  • Track and distribute all courier and express packages
  • Assist with daily shipping and receiving tasks
  • Ensure quality maintenance of all logs and reporting documentation
Qualifications for shift team lead
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma principles
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office, Hardware, Network)
  • 1-2 years experience in a manufacturing environment where lean tools (5-S, set-up reduction, TPM, ) were in use
  • Education and/or Experience – HS Diploma /GED required
  • Experience with stand up forklifts and/or reach trucks is required
  • Ability to appropriate technology in an effective manner in performance of the function, , pick-to-voice, computer, scanner

Shift Team Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of shift team lead. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for shift team lead
  • Observe and promote Company standards and policies on safety, quality and productivity
  • Completes/conducts performance evaluations and corrective actions
  • Submit and assist with the resolution of C.P.S
  • Presenting a positive and friendly persona to guests, associates, and venue management
  • Serve as the point of contact for other associates in the department
  • The ability to spend 50% of your time on the phones with guests and 50% of your time on other duties
  • Actively listen to determine Guest needs
  • Actively listen to Associates to determine needs to help them do their jobs
  • Become an expert in Zendesk, HotSchedules, and all other programs
  • Insure smooth and efficient start up to work day
Qualifications for shift team lead
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Maintenance Repair role
  • Leadership skills in order to co-ordinate the activities and communicate the requirements of the company to both internal support and external vendors
  • Able to appreciate and maintain the appropriate level of confidentiality
  • Experience in machine shop techniques
  • Sound knowledge in operation and maintenance of manufacturing processes
  • Education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma or certificate of leaving

Shift Team Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of shift team lead. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for shift team lead
  • Manages the backorder report and verifies operators are following the re-cut process and uncompleted report
  • Audit operators on a daily basis per Lead Standard Work
  • Monitor WIP levels and compliance to all processes
  • Train new or existing operators using the Standard Work as a training template
  • Maintain 5 S in your area of responsibility
  • Know and understand the quality specifications for your Work Center
  • Takes associates place when there is a need for associate to leave the production line
  • Required to report to work 30 minutes prior to shift start
  • Inform supervisor of daily headcount and absenteeism
  • Monitor the backorder report and adjust as required
Qualifications for shift team lead
  • Proficient in use of safety lockout/tagout procedures, including the ability to work safely with 110, 220 and 440 voltages
  • Experience in a variety of maintenance disciplines (mechanical, electrical, CNC, HVAC, etc)
  • Preferred certification in CNC or robotic maintenance, PLC equipment maintenance, welding, electrical or mechanical licensure
  • Tuesday, Thursday and Weekend 6pm to 6am
  • Spanish skills are a plus
  • Must know custodial cleaning techniques, chemicals, procedures and methods

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