Team Leader- Parts Warehouse 1st Shift

Textron Augusta, GA
About Textron SpecializedVehicles Inc.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturerof golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles,side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, andground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products underthe E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, DixieChopper®, Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM, PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Itsvehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories,airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.

POSITION DETAILS

Individualwill be responsible for overseeing the Warehouse area. The Team Leader is toassist Leadership in the instruction, training, and over-all operation of thedepartment and to promote teamwork and progress among all employees. The TeamLeader is responsible for the operational performance including, but notlimited to:

* Safety

* Quality

* Productivity

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Master all jobs on the team

* Maintain team training log

* Assure departmental compliance with all established policies

* Maintain a clean and safe workplace

* Identify training needs and facilitate departmental employee training process

* Meet all departmental goals and develop corrective actions when goals are notmet

* Establish and maintain positive employee relationships

* Communicate with other Team Leaders, Sr. Team Leaders and Managers

* Assist with developing standards for workplace organization

* Troubleshoot issues and develop corrective actions

* Facilitate departmental Continuous Improvement initiative

* Audit safety and housekeeping in assigned workstations daily and weekly

* Lead daily kick-off meetings, reviewing SQDIP boards

* Complete and train employees on Near Miss submissions

* Other duties as assigned

QUALITY

* Know the quality standards associated with and related to the team's processes

* Ensure that each team member is educated on quality standards

* Make quality standards visual to team

* Measure and document quality standards within team

* Initiate process improvements based upon quality trend data

* Validate that team members are utilizing standardized work

RESOURCEALLOCATION

* Allocate manpower according to situation/skill level

* Perform role of team member in case of absenteeism

* Perform role of team leader if any team situation requires

* Track team absenteeism and report trends to Operations Leader

SUPERVISORYRESPONSIBILITIES

* Leads 8 to 20 employees in operations

EDUCATION:

* High School diploma, GED, or equivalent

* 2 years in a Team Leader position or related experience and/or training

QUALIFICATIONS:

Toperform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily.

* 3-5 years related manufacturing, assembly or warehouse experience and/ortraining; or equivalent combination of education and experience

* Must be able to work first or second shift operations

* Ability to perform fundamental calculations using percentages, ratios andfractions

* Strong communication skills

* Ability to document in written form ideas, technical data, calculations,conclusions and other necessary information

* Good working knowledge of Microsoft: Office, Excel, PowerPoint

* Experience with and a fundamental understanding of LEAN manufacturingphilosophy

* Ability to work independently with little or no supervision