Manufacturing Lead


Manufacturing and Production

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Brunswick, GA - (USA) 122 Scranton Connector Suite 108 GA Brunswick , GA 31525

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Job Description

This position will be responsible for daily coordination for manufacturing products by leading a team of employees: organizing and monitoring work flow

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

* Reviews, accepts, and accomplishes work assigned by the manufacturing manager for completion in the leads assigned area.

* Completes production work as assigned by the manufacturing manager; by monitoring progress, resolving problems, and providing input on schedule and performance data.

* Responsible for ensuring the quality of work completed in assigned area. "Built right, first time" must become the mantra for all assigned work. This includes performing in-process inspections and final work review. Responsible for ensuring timely inspections for those outside their expertise.

* Ensures operation of equipment by notifying the manufacturing manager or maintenance of needed repairs, and evaluating new equipment and techniques.

* Results oriented driver of the work assigned to their area. Ensure employees achieve maximum efficiency and quality without affecting the overall cost of the work.

* Notifies the manufacturing manager of processes and personnel that are not performing to standards or in accordance with Company policies or procedures. Formal disciplinary actions are the responsibility of the manufacturing manager or HR, but recording of incidents of tardiness, non-work behavior, and the like is required in order to provide objective evidence for discipline.

* Completes tasks assigned by the manufacturing manager in a timely manner

* Weekly meeting with the manufacturing manager to report progress on budgets and schedules. Give percentage complete for project progress.

* Provide direction on daily clean up with assigned teams.

* Provide commitments to the manufacturing manager on completion dates.

* Conduct morning meetings every day with assigned teams for safety/project needs.

* Provide guidance/training to all team employees for skill needs.

Essential Qualifications

* Drug Free

* High School diploma or GED.

* Minimum of ten (10) years' work experience in a heavy fabrication environment of which a minimum of five (5) years is in a supervisory capacity.

* Must have proven abilities to motivate, communicate, and maintain discipline of an industrial work group.

* Proficient in reading and interpreting blueprints.

* Must be conversant with MIL-SPEC requirements.

* Must have excellent organizational, planning, and communicating skills

* Ability to function within working conditions and physical requirements described below

Preferred Qualifications

* Coaching/Teaching others trade skills.

* Strong knowledge and experience with manufacturing, fabrication and/or assembly processes.

* Leading processes and implementing process improvement.

* Tracking budgets and schedules. Able to report status to the manufacturing manager.

* Deal with complexity and blue print reading

* Mentoring and good communication skills a must,

* Computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Project a plus).

This is a full-time position, and days and hours of work are Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Due to time-sensitive manufacturing projects, overtime may be required. Little to no travel expected for this position.