MacLean Power Systems

Lead 1, Production

Founded in 1925, MacLean-Fogg is a worldwide enterprise currently operating 40 global manufacturing facilities across 5 continents with annual sales in excess of one billion (USD) and a workforce of over 3,200 people. MacLean-Fogg is a privately held enterprise headquartered in Mundelein, IL USA and is comprised of two primary businesses, MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions and MacLean Power Systems. MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions (MFCS) is a leading manufacturer of fastener components, engineered components and engineered plastics for automotive, heavy truck, and other diverse industries. MacLean Power Systems (MPS) is a leading manufacturer of products for electric utility, telecommunications and civil markets.

Job Summary
Coordinates and leads the activities for designated work area.    3rd Shift
Job Duties
·         Perform moderately complex tasks related to set-up, equipment maintenance and troubleshooting, including resolving technical and quality issues

·         Assist in operating machinery in designated department when needed

·         Ensure all necessary production records are completed fully and accurately

·         Assist in maintaining communication between shifts

·         Communicate with other teams and support departments and serve as liaison between team and plant management

·         Assist with data collection and reporting

·         Ensure all work stations stay full of components for building processes

·         Reassign team members due to absences or production needs

·         Inspect materials, final products and machinery for defects

·         Implement process improvement initiatives as needed

·         Ensure that department output meets organizational expectation

·         Guide the manufacturing/operations team in interpreting existing processes and policies and assist in the development of efficiencies or process improvements

·         Complete all necessary documents fully and accurately

·         Adhere to 5S standards (e.g., maintain cleanliness of work area, etc.)

·         Follow all Safety, Environmental and Quality policies and procedures

·         Perform other duties as assigned

Experience and Education
·         Perform work under minimal supervision

·         Handle complex issues and problems and refer only the most complex issues to higher-level staff

·         Possess comprehensive working knowledge of subject matter

·         Typically require a high school diploma or equivalent and 4 to 6 years of experience, including experience driving powered industrial equipment

·         Provide leadership, coaching, and/or mentoring to a subordinate group

·         Powered industrial equipment certification preferred

Competencies/ Skills
·         Ability to interpret work instructions

·         Ability to follow written and verbal directions

·         Intermediate verbal and written communication skills

·         Intermediate mathematical skills

·         Intermediate use of required gaging instruments and the application of such instruments

·         Manual dexterity

·         Leadership skills

·         Ability to foster teamwork

·         Good interpersonal skills

Various agencies of the United States Government require employers to maintain information on applicants pertaining to factors such as race, sex, and type of position for which an individual applies. The information requested is voluntary and for compliance with certain record keeping requirements. MacLean-Fogg Company has a long-standing commitment to equal employment opportunity for all its associates and applicants for employment.  MacLean-Fogg Company believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities and does not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of race, color, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, domestic partnership status, ancestry, religion, national origin,citizenship status, marital status, disability, veteran status, age or any other protected group status.

Manufacturing / Mechanical

Tagged as: machine setup, Manufacturing, Production, production lead