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Production Shift Lead

  • Location
    • Wentzville, Missouri
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


In this role, you will coach, train, develop and evaluate employees. You will provide assistance in analyzing and solving complex manufacturing problems, and assist in obtaining resources to effectively perform operations in addition to the following:

-  Nearly constant contact with others outside the work group

-  Administers divisional and Corporate policies

- Meets cost, schedule and quality requirements

-  Maintains Corporate and unit management control systems, budget and other information necessary to monitor performance in addition to maintaining safety and good housekeeping standards

-  Complies with the terms of local and national labor agreements

-  Assist in the forecasting of areas of responsibility and Establishes a course of action to accomplish completion of the job or project

Work involves a considerable amount of initiative in decision-making accompanied by a high level of independent discernment. Assists in the overall direction and coordination of manufacturing activities.

Additional Description

- Must be able to work all shifts; Wentzville is a three-shift operation

Additional Job Description

§  College degree or equivalent experience

§  Minimum 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing facility

§  Experience working in a supply chain organization

§  Strong knowledge and skills in MS Office applications

§  High level of problem-solving skills and analytical ability

§  Strong interpersonal communication skills to work cross functionally with other departments as well as all levels of the organization

§  Strong oral and written communication skills

§  Understanding of problem solving process

This job may be eligible for relocation benefits.


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