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Team Leader, 3rd shift

Seneca - South Carolina - USA

Jun 16, 2021

Full time


Position Summary
Perform all required Team Leader activities and coordinate all day-to-day work items within the Assembly Dept.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the ability to be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Standard Duties:

  • Provide leadership for team in performing responsibilities and maintaining continuous improvement.
  • Facilitates communication between team, support groups and management.
  • Provide leadership to ensure team objectives around safety, quality, delivery and cost are met.
  • Delegate daily duties to team members.
  • Actively participate in leadership development activities sponsored by BorgWarner.
  • Sustain the Operator Certification process.
  • Work with operators to assist trouble-shooting activities for set-up, tool and equipment adjustments.
  • Compile, store and retrieve production data as necessary.
  • Prepare schedules and coordinate activities to ensure production and quality meets specifications.
  • Ensure timely and accurate production reporting.
  • Relay reschedules to planning as needed on a day-to-day basis (missed shipments).
  • Assist the PQT in performing quality, SPC and documentation requirements.
  • Ensure monthly safety training occurs.
  • Identify unsafe work practices and work with Safety Leader to resolve.
  • Prior assembly experience required
  • Visually inspect and assemble small components to quality standards.
  • Use hand-held gages.
  • Work with automatic transmission fluid.
  • Safely operates all equipment in the Assembly department.
  • Reads and understands job aids/work instructions and/or follows oral instructions to execute the component flow requirements.
  • Manually loads, unloads, and/or maneuvers materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, baskets, and shelves on foot and by hand as required (see physical requirements).
  • Support 5S / Housekeeping activities as required.
  • Use appropriate hold tags to process defective parts through nonconforming material procedure.
  • SAP entries and transactions required as needed.
  • Adherence to standard work procedures to assemble units in addition to development and continuous improvement to the standards.
  • Performs required work steps within required cycle time.
  • Wear all required PPE and follow safety protocols.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Safety, Health and Physical Requirements:

  • Stand for long periods of time including during operation of stand up lifts.
  • Lifting shoulder high up to 35 lbs. repetitively.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Repetitive motion activities including but not limited to assembly, standing, lifting, loading/unloading carts.
  • All employees are responsible for knowing, understanding and complying with the safety policies and procedures.

Key Competencies

  • Safety
  • Judgement/Decision Making
  • Teamwork/Interpersonal Skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • High sense of urgency

Education & Experience

Education:  High School diploma or GED required

6 months of related Assembly experience preferred.

1 year of leadership experience preferred.

Experience in fast paced industrial lean environment

Computer Skills: 
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have basic computer knowledge.

EEO Statement

BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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