Team Lead - Material Handler in Parsons, TN at Welbilt

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Parsons, TN
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  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
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Job Description

You can 'build things' anywhere . . . so choose to work for a company that values what you bring to the table, provides you with an opportunity to succeed, challenges your skills, grows your talent, makes safety a priority, and gives you the chance to build a real career – one filled with challenge, passion, pride, and satisfaction.  Check out our opening at Welbilt’s Parsons, TN facility today!   The Material Handler – Team Leader will work under general supervision, direct, coach, and mentor employees in assigned area to perform jobs in accordance with established procedures and guidelines to insure quality, safety, and productivity standards are met to satisfy customer requirements while performing duties in assigned area as needed.   We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!      Essential Job Functions:  
  • Coach, train, counsel, and evaluate performance of team members against company production, safety, quality, and management standards
  • Manage team members to insure productivity, safety, and efficiency levels are obtained and communicate status of objectives to team
  • Inspect product to insure conformance to quality, engineering standards, and customer requirements
  • Resolve issues through root cause analysis and implement corrective actions
  • Perform duties of assigned area including but not limited to Material Handler
  • Complete and maintain all associated electronic processes paperwork (including but not limited to checklists, stamping, blueprints, bar coding  and including shipping material)
  • Maintain departmental housekeeping and 5S standards
  • Perform duties in accordance with current Quality Management System, Safety Management System, and Manitowoc Code of Conduct requirements
  • Actively participate in safety training and demonstrate competency by effectively resolving safety issues or bringing them to the attention of management

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma required
  • 3-5 years Material Handler experience required
  • Complete understanding of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within a manufacturing environment
  • Complete understanding of job flow principles and impacts of events in delaying downstream processes
  • Good verbal and written communication skills within the English language
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Familiarity with lean manufacturing, 5S, safety, and quality standards
  • Ability to think analytically, possess mechanical aptitude, and perform root cause analysis
  • Basic understanding of carrying out human resource duties
  • Stand and walk on concrete up to 100% of work day
  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel, crouch
  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs alone and over 50 lbs with assistance
  • Ability to climb and balance
  • Ability to use hands to reach and to handle or feel
  • Work in temperatures above 95 degrees     •For over 40 years, Welbilt – Parsons, Tennessee has manufactured dependable, energy-efficient walk-in coolers, freezers, and refrigeration units for the foodservice industry under leading brand names Kolpak, Harford, and RDI. The facility in Parsons is a division of Welbilt, Inc. 


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