Team Leader Specialist

Green Bay, WI - Manufacturing, 1330 Bellevue St, Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #1067
Friday, April 2, 2021
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart  furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.

Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

Job Category:

Manufacturing/Operations

Job Description:

KI, a world class supplier of innovative and award-winning furniture solutions for business, educational, and healthcare environments, is seeking a full-time Team Leader Specialist to join our Green Bay manufacturing facility on our 1st shift.

To learn more about KI, please visit www.ki.com

Job Duties:

  • Relay communications regarding process updates, problems or other information with all team members daily
  • Complete Job rotation for cell technicians
  • Convey and support team goals (productivity, COQ, safety, ect.)
  • Make suggestions for cell staffing needs
  • Support training of technicians
  • Primary role is to ensure all cell technicians are supplied with what is needed to continue producing and minimize interruptions
  • Watch schedules and make adjustments as needed.  Re-run machine schedules to communicate changes
  • Maintain and support schedules including shift hand off communication, ordering of parts (cardboard, components, foam, ect..), and schedule  tasks between fab and assembly in cells
  • Documenting downtime reasons

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

 

Value Added Skills:

  • Mechanically inclined with previous manufacturing experience, but not required
  • Team Player
  • Computer knowledge
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to train on any shift
  • Positive Attitude

Physical Requirements:

  • Working in areas where it can get warm
  • Working in a smoke free environment
  • Activities including standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Willingness to assist in any given area of the plant if your area is slow

Shift:

  • This is a 1st Shift position
  • Hours are 6am-2pm Monday through Friday
  • Overtime during busy season

KI offers a welcoming work culture with competitive benefits for eligible employees. Benefits include:

  • 100% Employee ownership
  • Competitive health, dental, & vision insurance
  • A 401(k) Plan with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Wellness resources, including an on-site fitness center and a fitness reimbursement program
  • An educational reimbursement program
  • Company paid life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and EAP.
  • Sick pay
KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Green Bay, WI - Manufacturing, 1330 Bellevue St, Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America