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Packaging Team Lead - A Shift


Manufacturing and Production

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Rochester, NY - (USA) 2534 Ridgeway Ave NY Rochester , NY - 14626 Phone : 585-227-6008



Job Description

Full Time Packaging Team Lead

What's in it for you?

* Full time hours

* A Shift 6:30-3:00 (with some flexibility)

* Competitive Wages between $13:00-$16.00

* Temporary to hire based on performance

What is the job?

The packaging team leader is responsible for training and coordinating employees in the test pack, data card, media, and miscellaneous cells. Through a balanced approach of safety, quality, delivery and cost, this role executes plans, distributes work assignments, utilizes personal experience to assist operators with packaging equipment operation, operates equipment to support deliveries and backfills employee time-off. The packaging team leader encourages team effort and supportive attitudes between workers.

* Maintain safe and healthy work environment by enforcing EH&S policies

* Report near misses and accidents including recommended corrective actions

* Assist in training product specific procedures and maintain training records

* Follow up on production to ensure product meets specifications and work with employees to make adjustments as required

* Helps to identify potential non-conforming material problems, recommends preventative measures and implements quality improvements

* Coordinate with press supervisor, packaging team and planning team to ensure job completion in a timely manner to meet internal and external customer requirements

* Help meet delivery schedules by performing packaging work, backfilling during employee time-off, coordinating overtime and adjusting labor plans.

* Ensure accurate inventory counts for finished goods, coming to and leaving the department

* Help keep localized warehouse organized to maximize workflow, supply presses with raw material and monitor inventory for level loading of the production

* Review packaging log sheets to ensure accuracy, monitor production rates and offer support for improvement

* Train packagers on packaging department equipment and procedures and improve overall department efficiency.

* Perform packaging work throughout the day to meet output requirements

* Support daily & weekly preventative maintenance to minimize downtime

* Other applicable tasks assigned by the Packaging Supervisor

* Implement and maintain 6S and lean activities in the packaging department

* Identify and suggest opportunities for production rate improvement

What you bring to the job?

* High School Diploma or equivalent

* 5-7 years in a manufacturing environment

* 1-2 years employee training experience

* Experience with ISO standards, ISO 13485

* Lean and continuous improvement +

* Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills

* Ability to solve practical problems through analytical and decision making skills

* High sense of urgency focused on task accomplishment

* Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Outlook)

* Ability to pass background check

* Ability to pass drug test

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