Process Technician / Team Lead (Supervisor)

Job Details

LocationSterling Heights, MI,
Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Job Description

On behalf of our growing manufacturing / injection molding client, located in Sterling Heights, MI, we are currently recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Supervisor. This position reports directly to the Molding Manager. Are you a knowledgeable, self – directed, hard - working and multi - skilled supervisor with injection molding experience? This may be the opportunity for you! This is a Steady Afternoon position (3pm - 11pm).


  • Oversee the daily operations, injection mold machine maintenance, molding processes, and personnel of the production line to ensure that all customer schedules are met within the established quality, safety and production targets
  • Organize and direct associates and their activities in order to achieve labour efficiency targets
  • Lead daily Safety, Quality, Delivery meetings with all associates on shift
  • Ensure associates understand and follow standard work instructions through training and auditing
  • Ensure associates understand and follow all Safety regulations and rules through training and auditing
  • Resolving any concerns or problems with production personnel and ensure all employees adhere to the policies and procedures outlined in the TS 16949 Quality System.
  • Perform mold changes per schedule
  • Troubleshoot injection molding process and machines
  • Execute Preventative Maintenance tasks on Molds, Molding Machines, and other equipment
  • Correct unacceptable behavior or performance by counseling or disciplining associates
  • Start up and shut down equipment
  • Lead and participate in Continuous Improvement and Problem Solving activities
  • Record and report on daily Safety, Quality, and Productivity
  • Record and report on problems and counter measures
  • Lead, Participate and report on 5S activities


  • A minimum of 3 years’ unionized supervision experience in the injection molding industry
  • Ability to troubleshoot injection molding process and machines and perform front - line and preventative maintenance activities
  • Experience with plastic processing set up and related operations
  • Demonstration of a high energy work ethic
  • Experienced with Automotive “Class A” surfaces
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Performance of Quality functions, and experience executing Quality procedures

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