Team lead - Packaging
Metro Green Logistics Inc. (A division of Metro Supply Chain Group)
Leduc, AB

This is a Full-time (40 hours) permanent position.

Full benefits after 3 months.

Retirement savings fund with employer contribution after 3 months.

*JOB SUMMARY
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Reports to Production Supervisor. The team lead has primary responsibility for overseeing a team of co-pack team members who are manually applying labels on finished goods on a production line, ensuring safety, quality and maximum productivity. Must have prior experience leading a team in a fast-paced production environment.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for enforcing safety and quality standards, good manufacturing practices (GMPs) and adherence to job specifications;
  • Train, motivate, guide and assist line workers to carry out duties and responsibilities in a safe, standardized, effective and efficient manner;
  • Communicate and monitor shift productivity standards to ensure they are met or exceeded;
  • Responsible for inspecting assembly lines prior to production to ensure everything used for prior job was properly cleared and that current line set up is correct, with a focus on checking all products and materials that will be used to assemble the job;
  • Able to quickly troubleshoot issues and keep production line moving;
  • Work in a safe manner. Follow all company and customer standards, in addition to Federal, Provincial and Local regulations for occupational safety;
  • Set up production lines, either back-up lines for your shift or lines for the next shift;
  • Conduct finished goods counts, reconciliations of products and components, and return to inventory;
  • Responsible for all production line documents and records. Assures all records are completed daily and accurately;
  • Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of work areas;
  • Willing to help out in other departments during slower periods;
  • Other tasks as requested.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Completed High School Diploma
  • Minimum of two (2) years of packaging or manufacturing experience.

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office.
  • Organized and shows excellent attention to detail.
  • Able to motivate people and must be viewed as a clear and credible communicator.
  • Ability to adapt to changes quickly, as well as, work under time pressures.
  • Able to stand throughout the day.
  • Ability to be flexible in daily work assignments.
  • Thorough knowledge and adherence to company policies, procedures, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 to $21.00 /hour

Experience:

  • production: 2 years (Preferred)
  • team lead: 2 years (Preferred)