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Area Leader in Williston, SC at Volt

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Williston, SC
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position Summary:

The Area Lead is responsible for supervising employees and coordinating the activities of production and for maintaining Safety, Quality and Delivery and Costs requirements on a daily basis. 

  • Ensure employees are wearing required PPE. Inspect department daily for potential hazards.  Member of TOPS safety program. 
  • Maintain production rate and monitor activities during production to ensure adherence to ethics and safety procedures. 
  • Ensure that employees have the parts, equipment and tools to adequately do their jobs. Develop and maintain required production reports and records.  Ensure Hour by Hour chart is maintained.  Document down time, defects, and equipment issues. Be aware of reasons for production losses, have corrective measures and document them.  Seek ideas from the team.  Encourage suggestions on improvements.  Follow through to implement suggestions for improvements.   
  • Fully cross train operators in work cell and document.  Provide and audit standard work at the point of use for each job and every product.  Maintain cycle time/charts for every job and product.  Create and audit standard work to eliminate waste, abnormal work activities and train associates to perform their job function. 
  • Encourage team involvement in problem solving and improvement activities.  Lead shift huddle, assign daily tasks and work assignments. Train employees and perform daily interactions with team members.  Assist supervisor with training and development plans for the team. 
  • Promote continuous improvements and lead 5S efforts.


  • Previous manufacturing leadership experience
  • Thorough knowledge of manufacturing methods and techniques.
  • Strong team and leadership skills.
  • Proficient in the use of Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, to include presentation skills.
  • Proficient in multi-tasking.
  • Business system knowledge, preferably QAD and/or SAP

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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