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J W SPEAKER CORP Assembly Team Leader in GERMANTOWN, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Description 1st Priority - Run: Daily Execution Create a safe and secure working environment by training & enforcing safety policies Ensure Quality, productivity and cost reduction are fulfilled Monitor the team's operation with focus on 4m factors, owns the week results Review any issues that occurred during the pervious shift, confirm to 4M factors and go through the KPIs to fully grasp the state of gemba Have all necessary data visualized on their management board Drive and manage kaizen within their team Gatekeeper of kaizen ideas from their teams members Organize and plan daily/weekly Zone staffing/execution to meet customer demand and achieve SQDC goals Check GL LSW to drive Zone actions, contain problems timely & resolve effectively, or ensure proper escalation Communicate with counterpart to identify potential problems and key actions 2nd Priority - Develop: Observe, Coach & Engage Observe Group Leaders and ensure accountability to standards through regular performance feedback Identify & facilitate development opportunities for Group Leaders and Associates utilizing the skills matrix Recognize and celebrate behaviors and results that support our culture or brand Possess the ability to use people effectively, has to be able to extract the best quality out of each member Positive and willing mindset, an attitude of "give it a go" and "give them a go" Must own the power to exercise leadership 3rd Priority - Improve: Each Day Better Using observation (LSW) and data, assist Group Leaders to identify waste and facilitate improvements Using observation (LSW) and Zone data, identify and facilitate systemic Zone improvements Demonstrate PDCA thinking through the facilitation of "just do it" actions; 4-steps and kaizen events Work at the right level to drive improvement between Zones Identify & implement strategic opportunities to improve daily execution, development and the CI system Create an environment where the team members are engaged and developing to their fullest potential Education: Degree preferred - Industrial/Mfg./Mechanical Engineer or Bachelor's in Operations Management Experience: 3-5 years of Manufacturing Floor Support, 1-2 years in a Leadership Role Problem Solving Training Skills: Willingness to participate in continuous learning opportunities Proven people management techniques: (i.e. accountability, development and engagement) Working with data to prioritize & solve problems Ability to teach, coach & mentor Leaders on developing associates and solving problems We offer competitive wages and the following great benefits: Health, Dental, and Vision insurance Short term & Long-term disability insurance 401k with employer match Paid time off, including Vacation, Sick & Personal Time, and 11 paid Holidays Generous Profit-Sharing Plan Tuition... For full info follow application link. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: