Busy Distributor/Manufacturer in Foothill Ranch is seeking a Production Lead! This position reports to the Production Manager, assists in directing the daily activities of the Production Associates using a hands-on style of leadership. The Production Lead will focus on reaching daily production goals. Hours
: Monday-Friday 6 am-2:30 pm. Occasional over time.Pay rate:
$20.00 per hourDuties and Responsibilities:
• Coordinates production activity for assigned line(s), ensuring that product is continuously processed in accordance with work orders schedules.
• Ensures the accurate utilization of employees based on the requirements of each order.
• Maintains visual production boards and communicates with line employees the success of the line, and/or any deficiencies to identify root cause of issues, as well as solutions.
• Provides training and feedback to line employees to ensure consistency of processing, pace, and functions.
• Assist in training, motivating, and leading team through hands on instruction and team meetings.
• Brings to the attention of manager any defects, missing pieces, and/or process issues.
• Upholds a “lead by example” attitude at all times.Requirements:
• 2-3 years’ experience in production and/or assembly in distribution center/manufacturing environment related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Lead experience preferred.
• Proficient using Internet and Microsoft Office programs. Familiarity with a WMS system, RF gun scanner and the scan gun operating system.
• Solid math skills; add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Must be able to pay close attention to detail.
• Strong Communications skills. Ability to read and interpret documents, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
• Bilingual English-Spanish needed.Please submit your resume for immediate consideration or call Kimco Lake Forest at 949-855-0300.