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spherion Production Lead in Mankato, Minnesota

Production Leadposted:Monday, August 31, 2020


Mankato, Minnesota


Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Working Hours

10:00 PM - 6:00 AM


US$ 15.75 per hour

Ref. Number



Leah Macgregor, Spherion



Job Description

Spherion Staffing has a great opportunity available! Our client is seeking a Production Team Lead responsible for managing staff and materials in order to meet department schedules while accurately keeping all related records and documents. This position is responsible for training in new employees and working individually with current employees, while providing them knowledge on the departmental policies, procedures, and tasks. This position acts as a role model for all employees on the team. Additionally, this position should be able to recognize real and potential problems and clearly communicate information and data to the Production Supervisor.

Working Hours; Sun-Thursday 10PM-6AM -- will need a train a few weeks on 1st shift (Mon-Friday 6AM-2PM.


Manage staff and materials to meet department schedules

Train new and current employees on departmental procedures and practices and equipment operation

Delegate tasks to team members

Work with account managers to ensure all required job information is accurate and documented

Coordinate job schedules within the department and provide production updates

Coordinate all department production scheduling to include manning decisions

Complete all production and quality reports

Work with the warehouse and inventory representatives on material movement

Ensure the sign off approvals meet production needs

Provide frequent updates to Production Supervisor regarding issues and problems in the department as well as provide ideas for potential solution

Responsible for acting as a positive role model to team members

Assist in the ISO Quality Management System and audits

Conduct visual checks of machinery and escalate any problems to leadership and maintenance

Contribute to the team's production goals

Understand and comply with all departmental policies and procedures

Maintain a clean, organized work area

Comply with all safety, DOT, HAZMAT and environmental policies and procedures

Use all designated Personal Protective Equipment as required

Working hours: 10:00 PM - 6:00 AM


High school diploma or equivalent


High School


1-4 years


Organization and attention to detail

Ability to multi task, appropriately prioritize and make decisions quickly and independently

Customer focused, willing to meet customer needs

Basic computer knowledge

Strong oral and written communication skills

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