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Production Team Leader

Dayton, TX - Plant


Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.

Other duties may be assigned.


Production: (55%)

  • Prepares for shift by checking plant conditions with previous shift's Team Leader, orders, and coordinates with Production Support Manger the scheduling of production on machines.  Ensures all material supplies are adequate for shift operation. 
  • Conducts pre-shift meetings: Distributes job assignments and informs employees of changes or events within the company.  Communicates plant goals/concerns and safety expectations to associates.
  • Checks machines for proper operation and safety devices.  Provides training, guidance, and motivation in all aspects manufacturing process.
  • Monitors materials used in production.  Makes adjustments in computer system as needed.
  • Trains lead person in all aspects of position to fill in during Team Leader's absence.
  • Checks completed orders.  Makes corrections on computer entries as needed.  Provides additional training to the employees on the computer system.
  • Supervises other employees in absence of their regular supervisor.


General: (35%)

  • Prepares daily reports; production; employee reports regarding counseling, vacation requests, annual performance reviews and purchase requisitions.
  • Prepares work orders for maintenance items affecting production such as safety, maintenance and repair, and general facility care and needs. 
  • Checks Kronos time keeper for exceptions to time and attendance information for employees.  Verifies and signs off on employee punches.
  • Conducts ZERO HARM safety training and leads tool box safety/information meetings.
  • Attends all staff meetings, daily production meetings when required, and scheduled inventories.
  • Participates as an active member of the facility's interview and hiring team.


Quality: (10%)

  • Checks quality of finished product early in shift to make adjustments as needed for improvement.
  • Knows ASTM requirements for the finished products and ensures that product meets or exceeds requirements.
  • Checks and coordinates with Quality Assurance Department on test results for welders and draw machines to ensure that only top quality products are being produced.

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Employee Benefits

  • Health Care Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • Flexible Spending Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company-paid Life
  • Company-paid AD&D
  • Company-paid Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Savings & Retirement Plan
  • Incentive Programs
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Jury Duty Pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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