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Team Lead

Company: Quanex Building Products
Location: Luck
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Team Lead


$26/hr, plus $1000 new hire bonus, see details below

The Team Lead is the change agent within the department and as such must have the ability to cooperatively develop, communicate, implement, audit, and enforce standard work at every operation within the department. Must understand, generate ideas and be able to implement continuous improvement and 5S principles. Team Leads must be the driving force for improvement within their department.
Duties include:
- Leading and promoting a culture of safety first.
- Promoting the Lean Management System and the use of Leader Standard Work, Visual -Controls, Daily Accountability, and Leadership Discipline.
- Leading team meetings.
- Conducting daily safety audits and ensuring all employees are wearing appropriate PPE and operating safely. Reports unsafe conditions or behaviors.
- Assisting and actively participating in all accident/near miss investigations and quality corrective/preventative action.
- Understanding quality expectations and working with all team members to assure quality procedures are being followed and standard work is being followed.
- Working from prints, sketches, specifications, instructions to order and maintain stock, communicate orders, check employees work, monitor equipment, ensure the absence of defects on products; notify supervisor of unusual conditions, equipment malfunction, or material discrepancies; maintain equipment and work area in clean, orderly condition
- Must be qualified to run all products in the department, set up, and troubleshoot new products when introduced.
- Must be flexible with hours across all shifts to train and coach.
- Must project oneself in an open, friendly manner and work well with others. Must demonstrate the ability to encourage others to cooperate and work together. Must be relied on to work independently with superior results.
- Must be qualified to coordinate and lead the implementation of improvements within their department.
- Leading department personnel on the floor and monitoring performance levels.
-Under general supervision, assists the Supervisor with the daily activities of planning and scheduling.
- Coordinates special programs and projects and can facilitate activities working with Production, Engineering, and R&D.
- Serving as the main contact in the absence of the Supervisor.
- Must be able to develop, implement and monitor standard work.
- Conducting regular 5S audits to ensure the department has all of the required tools and is being maintained according to the 5S principles. MSP-03 WS-03

Shift start: 3:30PM
Shift length: 10 hours
Monday - Thursday

* Health, dental, vision insurance
* Paid time off
* 401(k) plan


* Must pass drug screen (cannabis included)
* Must pass background check
* Can lift 20 lbs
* Must be at least 18+ years old

We are Looking for a Candidate that Has:-High school education or equivalent required.-Three to five years of progressive manufacturing experience.-Experience training or leading others preferred.-Must be safety, quality and lean focused.-Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced and complex business environment.-Must be highly motivated and results oriented.-Ability to flex schedule and work extended hours, as needed, depending on business needs.-Excellent oral and written communication skills.-Ability to make sound economic decisions in the best interest of the company.-Outstanding problem solving skills.-Ability to work with minimum supervision.-Ability to adapt and multi-task.

$1000 new hire incentive

Paid out in 3 installments over first year of employment. About Quanex Building Products

Quanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the fenestration industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: North American Engineered Components, European Engineered Components, and North American Cabinet Components. The company offers flexible insulating glass spacers; extruded vinyl profiles; window and door screens; cabinet doors and other components for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the kitchen and bathroom cabinet industry; and precision-formed metal and wood products, as well as solar panel sealants, trim moldings, vinyl decking and fencing products, water retention barriers, and conservatory roof components.

Keywords: Quanex Building Products, Minneapolis , Team Lead, Other , Luck, Minnesota

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