Taylor Corporation Pre-Production Team Leader in North Mankato, Minnesota

As aPre-ProductionTeam Leaderwith Navitor Specialty Products,you will help and lead the department to complete work timely and efficiently.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support and direct employees performing prepress operations including facilitating, order processing, order entry, graphic arts, typesetting.

  • Monitor, review, and act on daily progress reports (KPI ) to insure work quality and on time delivery to production.

  • Coordinate the day-to-day operations of the department – employee work time verification, PTO, absentee tracking, new employee orientation, equipment failures.

  • Assist with the creation, revision, and maintenance of employee training programs

  • Communicate with Supervisor on daily workload and activities to ensure Safety, Quality, and Delivery goals are achieved.

  • Update, maintain and distribute Department WIP ( work in process ) reports and tracking documentation.

  • Research, troubleshoot, and coordinate with manager / team on escalated customer issues, lost orders, remakes, expedited orders, etc

  • Provide in input to manager for employee disciplinary issues, performance reviews, vacation schedules, overtime planning

  • Contribute to an atmosphere of team work, continuous improvement, and collaboration maintaining an effective, positive work environment for all employees.

  • Provide back-up coverage for Supervisor and/or other Department positions

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

  • High School Diploma or equivalent ( Associates degree in business, graphic arts or technical discipline preferred )

  • 2-5 years of related/relevant prepress work experience preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication, analytical, leadership, and interpersonal skills

  • Strong multi-tasking, attention to detail, team and analytical problem-solving skills

  • Open to driving change in a fast paced, technical production process