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Manufacturing Line Lead

Proven Partners Group Hanover Park, IL

  • Expired: July 20, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Proven Partners Group is a food contract manufacturing and packaging business, servicing to some of the world’s most sophisticated food and nutrition companies. Formed in 2004, PPG was created to support a growing demand for a flexible outsourced supply chain solution in the food industry. We help our customers thrive in a rapidly evolving consumer marketplace and proudly impact consumer lives with the nutritious, safe food we produce.

We uphold a strong safety and quality ethic that is strengthened by the participation of each and every employee. When you join PPG, you are not only joining a highly reputable food contract manufacturing company, you are joining a community focused on supporting your personal growth and development. Job Description:  The Production Team Leader is responsible for being a resource to team members, providing knowledge, experience, motivation, support, and advice.

They are responsible for the communication of job assignments, training for specific production tasks, placement of workers on the jobs and overall production output and performance. Responsibilities: Accountable and responsible for delivering line KPIs and production commitments on assigned production room. Responsible for team compliance with all regulations, safety policies, and procedures that support Good Manufacturing Practices and Food Safety.

Participates in Continuous Improvement activities for own production area. Responsible for collaborating with maintenance team members to identify maintenance priorities and day-to-day activities to ensure the delivery of line KPIs. Accountable for performance visual board maintenance.

Coach, motivate and support team to ensure information flow, colleague development, problemsolving, goal setting, and process improvements. Ensures colleagues are trained and cross-trained for specific assignments. Ensure adherence to all standard work processes including all quality compliance requirements.

Responsible for supporting development, training, and retention of assigned hourly team members. Working Relationships: Reports to shift supervisor Supervises the execution of production plans through hourly colleagues Works closely with maintenance Skills: Leadership: Line leaders must motivate their team and show support and guidance Teamwork: Line leaders must work well as part of a team while managing their own schedule Communication: Line leaders relay instructions and procedures so that tasks are completed accurately and on time Time management: Line leaders must manage their own schedule as well as the time/tasks of those around them Problem-solving: When issues with production arise, line leaders must think quickly and proactively to resolve them as soon as possible. Troubleshooting skills are important to success Requirements: High school and/or GED equivalent Experience of leading small group activities to drive improvement ideas Experience of assisting and developing (multi-skilled) people Strong PC skills and experience with Excel Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques and recognized QC tools Understanding of production costs to include waste, downtime, scrap, and re-work Aptitude for problem-solving Attention to detail and safety standards Ability to work and communicate well with others Ability to pass all employment screenings What We Offer: Starting Rate of Pay: $16-$19/hr.

(to be adjusted based on experience level) · Medical & Dental Insurance as well as Vision insurance Vacation Company paid $10,000 policy for Life and AD&D 401k Plan Training programs for career development PandoLogic. Keywords: Maintenance Technician, Location: Hanover Park, IL - 60133

Proven Partners Group


Hanover Park, IL
60133 USA



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