General Summary: The Carousel Department is machining operation that produces castings for circulator pumps. The successful leader of this department will manage the day to day operation and drive improvements in productivity, delivery and 5S. In addition, the successful leader will improve the area by organizing and creating clean standards. Mechanical ability is required for this position.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Observe Team Members work methods to assure compliance with work instructions
Coordinate training and cross training, ensuring needed skills and competencies are captured and employed
Assist APU Leader with Staffing
Assist with problem solving regarding accidents or near misses
Inspect work area for potential safety hazards or problems, assist in the resolution of safety and ergonomic issues.
Train Team members regarding proper work procedures, proper use of tools and equipment, proper safety and Lock-out procedures and good ergonomic practices
Escalate issues with upstream and downstream processes
Actively drives quality standards by verifying standard work processes on a daily basis.
Accurately and promptly identifies, contains and escalates processes that may lead to scrap.
Report operating status and conditions (breakdowns)
Post information on DAM boards
Actively participates in the MRB process and disposition of materials.