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Production Assistant Lead - 10332

TalentZok Huntington Beach, CA
  • Expired: 24 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Production Assistant Lead - TalentZok


Are you looking for a new career opportunity with an exciting company?! Then we’ve got the right team for you! In this role, you’re responsible for the duties listed below.

Immediate opening for a Production Assistant Lead in a fast-paced machine shop facility in Huntington Beach, CA who possesses:

  • Must be able to Pass the Math and Measurement test
  • Lead/Supervisory experience
  • Strong Machine experience - repair, tear down and set up
  • MUST be reliable and dedicated

Email resumes to and call 424.488.7106


The Production Assistant Lead assists the Production Manager/Supervisor in directing the activities of Production Assistants. Activities include but are not limited to training and supervising, maintaining a positive work environment, ensuring compliance with safety standards and established policies and procedures.

The lead is also expected to perform all the responsibilities of a Production Assistant such as: machine set-up and operation including, but not limited to set-up, tear down, repair, maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting.

The selected candidate will further possess:

  • Minimum Three to Five years related experience or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of production practices and procedures.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in supervising and motivating subordinates · Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Strong ability to measure and understand how to make measurements using the imperial (inches and feet) and metric (mm and cm) systems.
  • Ability to use and understand fractional and decimal equivalents of the imperial measurement system
  • Must be mechanically inclined and have a working knowledge of machine equipment, experience with a pouch machine is not require

The selected candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Supervises all production assistant related activities performed by employees; maintains a high degree of visibility and access to employees throughout the shift
  • Monitors and reports daily production issues, successes, material usages, waste and downtime
  • Reports equipment problems to the appropriate department and production manager
  • Coordinates with quality control to maintain quality standards; takes appropriate corrective measure to resolve machine related deficiencies
  • Trains, motivates and coaches production assistant staff
  • Inspects for proper cleaning of equipment and cleanroom; assigns cleaning tasks to PAs as required
  • Resolves machine related issues with other departments throughout the company
  • Maintains a working knowledge of machines
  • Converting Machine Set-up – Operation, installation and removal of tools, blades, hole punchers, and rolls of material
  • Converting Machine Computer Operation – Setting pre-defined machine parameters such as temperature, dwell, and pressure
  • Trouble Shooting Machine Problems – responding to alarms, analyzing problems, and making the necessary corrections
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Daily cleaning and routine maintenance to ensure the machine is properly functioning
  • Use of Travelers and Shop Floor System
  • Required use of job travelers and computer-based shop floor systems
  • Read Drawings and Specifications
  • Plans machine set-ups by reviewing and interpreting specifications, drawings, machine parameters, locations of notches; interpreting dimensions and tolerances
  • Safety – Required to maintain an organized, clean and safe work area while adhering to all quality practices, standard operating procedures and work instructions
  • Performs other duties, as assigned by management
  • The Production Assistant Lead will report to the Production Manager/ Supervisor.
  • Indirectly supervises 1-5 employees within the Production Department
  • Responsibilities include training employees, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; input on break and lunch schedules

For immediate and confidential consideration, please email your resume to and call 424.488.7106

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Huntington Beach, CA