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Team Lead (12 hour shifts - 3 days)

Company: Pregis Corporation
Location: Carol Stream
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Job Description:

Team Lead (12 hour shifts - 3 days)

Carol Stream, IL, USA
Req #1262

Friday, June 17, 2022

We're Not Just in the Packaging Business-We're in the "Wow" Business

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Why Join Pregis?

Pregis is in the packaging business to protect what matters. We are committed to providing our customers and employees sustainable growth through purpose-driven innovation and customer-centric packaging solutions. If you are looking for a company that is thriving across various high growth industries and is innovative, customer focused, high integrity, believes in strong teamwork and collaboration, is the company for you. Check out the to learn how sustainability and social responsibility is at the very core of our company DNA.

The production Lead leads the day to day activities on the floor to ensure the floor is kept in a safe & clean condition, Operators have adequate materials and supplies, product is flowing smoothly to and from each process, and daily targets are met. Ensures 5S standards are being met throughout the department; become the 5S champion for the group. Drives safety, quality, continuous improvement, associate development, team engagement, and operating results for their assigned area. Responsible for training team members, setting daily resource strategy, and monitoring progress towards team goals. This Lead will implement and enforce established Safety and Quality policy.



  • Shift 1 - 4:00AM TO 4:00PM
  • Shift 2 - 4:00PM TO 4:00AM
    • Be on the floor as a resource for team members; escalate any issues or process disruptions to maximize productivity in the department.
    • Coaches operators in best practices to drive a safe and productive culture and to improve employee engagement.
    • Assist the supervisor with driving safety throughout the production floor. Instill "safety first" mindset within group.
    • Trains, coaches and holds employees accountable for maintaining area standards such as 5S, following standardized work to takt and observing waste & risks.
    • Regularly provides specific feedback, coaching, and guidance that feature positive reinforcement for good work.
    • Identifies opportunities for coaching every day including tier review, kaizen activities and Gemba walks that include metric/visual management review.
    • Be a problem solver on the floor following Root Cause Corrective Action methodologies.
    • Perform production duties and fill-in as required to cover for absenteeism and vacation.
    • Drive 5S principles and support all continuous improvement activities within area of responsibility.
    • Maintain process parameters and appropriate records. Troubleshoot process and equipment; make minor equipment adjustments as needed.
    • Ensure an effective Shift Handoff that supports housekeeping, productivity, and critical information pass-down
    • Own the daily schedule and manage resources to produce required results within SAP, confirm production orders and resolve COGI (inventory) errors; escalate unresolved to supervisor and inventory manager.
    • Metric Boards - make sure are filled out and up to date; escalate repeat disruptors.
    • Coordinate with Material Handlers and Clamp Drivers on raw material replenishment and finished goods staging and put-away
    • Drive daily TPM efforts with operators and maintenance.
    • Understands and is able to map the basic production processes and associated risks.
    • Escalates issues in a timely and appropriate manner with relevant background information and fact.
    • Is able to schedule time efficiently to accomplish assigned tasks and spend sufficient time directly engaging with the team.
    • Demonstrates adherence to leadership standardized work (LSW) and consistently reviews and amends LSW to reflect current conditions and task focus
    • Assign team members based on production need and attendance at the on-set of each shift. Impress upon team a sense of urgency to reach and maintain productivity and quality targets.
    • Other duties as assignedEXPERIENCE/EDUCATION
      • Required: HS Diploma or GED with a minimum of 5 years supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.
      • Exposure to lean tools such as 5S, Root Cause/Corrective Actions, Standardized Work, KPI's, Daily Management System (Visual). Ability to prioritize tasks and drive accountability within team.
      • Preferred: Associate Degree with Experience in a manufacturing environment with direct exposure to mechanical machinery. Lean / 6 Sigma TrainingPRODUCTION TEAM LEAD PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/PPE
        • Physical Requirements: Ability to lift up to 50#; Standing/Walking = 90% of Day
        • PPE: Safety glasses; Foot Protection; Hi-Vis WearThis job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.An Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

          Diversity and Inclusion

          We believe in diversity of thought and bringing together other traits and characteristics that make an individual bring a unique experience to Pregis. We strive to foster an inclusive environment where behaviors and social norms ensure people are welcome.

          Affirmative Action/EEO Statement/Inclusion

          We offer equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We support inclusion and believe in welcoming a collective sum of individual differences, thoughts, traits, and characteristics to represent Pregis' culture and achievements.

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          Plant Management

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          • Carol Stream, IL, USA

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