Team Leader - 2nd Shift
Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the contract furniture company that best understands the contract furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure contract furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.
KI, a world class supplier of innovative and award-winning furniture solutions for business, educational, and healthcare environments, is seeking a full-time Team Leader to join our Green Bay manufacturing facility on our 2nd shift. A $1.00/hour raise is also given within the first year of employment.
The Team Leader position is an intermediate leadership position responsible for operations of an assembly area.
To learn more about KI, please visit www.ki.com
Leads the assembly area activities on a daily basis and assigns tasks to assembly cell technicians
The Team Leader works closely with Lean Process Managers, Managers, and Engineers as needed, as well as all production technicians in the area.
Primary role is to ensure all assembly cell technicians are supplied with what is needed to continue producing and minimize interruptions
Maintain and support schedules including shift hand off communication, ordering of parts (cardboard, components, foam, ect..), and actively performing scheduling tasks between fab and assembly in cells with this process in place
Ideal Candidates Will:
Preferably have prior experience working in a manufacturing environment in a leadership role.
Have a strong mechanical ability
Perform well on their own as well as with a team
Have strong communication skills
Have sound decision making ability
Have safe work habits
Value Added Skills:
Willingness to learn
Ability to train on any shift
Working in areas where it can get warm
Working in a smoke free environment
Activities including standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Willingness to assist in any given area of the plant if your area is slow
This is a 2nd Shift position; $0.95/hr shift premium
Hours are 2pm-10pm Monday - Friday
Overtime during busy season
KI offers a welcoming work culture with competitive benefits for eligible employees.
100% Employee ownership
Competitive health, dental, & vision insurance
A 401(k) Plan with company match
Paid vacation and holidays
Wellness resources, including an on-site fitness center and a fitness reimbursement program
An educational reimbursement program
Company paid life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and EAP.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Green Bay, WI - Manufacturing, Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America