General Assistant- 1st shift- Springfield, TN- (P)
DEPARTMENT: Entire Facility
REPORTS TO: Area Manager
Team Support is expected to participate in, and support management directed activities.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Substitute Manufacturing Leaders in operational activities when needed in case of abnormal conditions or in a scheduled way, to free his/her time for proactive activities.
Maintains all operations within a specified area, ensuring area safety procedures are being followed, managing quality issues, reducing downtime, reducing rejected materials, proactively coordinating material staging, scheduling, and flow. Supporting team members in area to perform their duties in a safe quality driven manner. Identifying team member issues and addressing them in a timely manner, assuring area preparedness. Must effectively communicate with team members both within and outside of the given area.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensures adherence to standard work and JDS by team members.
Assures all needed equipment and tools are in area for team members
Encourages open communication and team member engagement
Seeks all available resources to support activities and assists team members in a timely manner
Ensures area runs in a cost-effective manner (proper manning, line speed, scrap, etc.)
Leads by managing downtime, using visual management tools, applying EMS tools, and ensure smooth transition and accurate use of parts for all changeovers.
Monitors, maintains, and communicates all production concerns, seeks support with critical issues
QUALIFICATIONS AND BASIC SKILLS:
High School diploma or GED
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Excellent attendance record in previous positions
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office or similar software program preferred
Strong commitment to safety and continuous improvement
Experience in successful team building and employee motivation.
If internal candidate, must have achieved EMS Yellow Gear certification and achieve EMS Green Gear certification within 12 months of accepting position
Bilingual ability is a plus
Ability to bend, stoop, grip, reach and lift to 40 lbs. on a repetitive basis.
Able to stand most of the shift to perform duties.
Electrolux Home Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, military status, or any other characteristic or status protected by federal, state or local law.
If you need assistance during the application process due to a disability, the company will attempt to provide reasonable assistance. Applicants will not be penalized because of a request for assistance.