29 days old

Group Leader Needed in Westborough, MA

Kelly Services
Westborough, MA 01581
**Job Description**

Kelly Services, Inc., in partnership with Cytiva, is in need of a Group Leader in Westborough, MA.

Role Summary/Purpose

In this role you will provide leadership and support for the development and direction of manufacturing teams. The position is primarily responsible for directing day-to-day operations & allocating labor appropriately to meet production schedules and targets. This role will also focus heavily on improvement projects and accelerating cultural change efforts aimed at achieving organizational goals.

Essential Responsibilities

- Lead daily shift Stand Ups to set team goals with respect to safety, quality, cost, production, and compliance and coach team to be accountable / take ownership of these goals

- Motivate team(s) to achieve goals in asset utilization, process and manufacturing improvement, quality, delivery, and cost reduction

- Assist with the resolution of safety concerns and investigations while supporting a culture where safety is a priority.

- Own daily 5S audits and encourage employees to start & end each day with this practice.

- Support cross-training plans within the area and ensure all employees receive adequate training before starting a new job task

- Encourage an environment of continuous improvement for all assigned products and processes. Advocate for Lean Six Sigma process rigor within the team and develop a strong Lean culture.

- Work with team to fulfill headcount plans by collaborating during the careful selection process

- Interface with Manufacturing Engineers, Quality Engineers, Facilities, Supplier Quality Engineers and Scheduling to resolve production related issues quickly and address any needs or concerns.

- Create work orders and order parts as needed to support needs in manufacturing

- Support overall organization in the strategic planning of manpower, equipment, and other resources

- Ensure fair and consistent application of company and departmental policies and practices

- Own and develop certain aspects of production scheduling & material flow to meet customer requirements

- Learn manufacturing operations in respective area(s) and provide coverage as needed due to area absences.

- Backfill for other area leaders when they are absent


Qualifications / Requirements

- 5 - 7 years of production or supply chain experience.

- Demonstrated ability to lead and develop teams.

- Demonstrated ability to identify and implement best practices and deal with high levels of ambiguity

- Excellent communication skills

- Proficient with Oracle, Microsoft Office, Outlook, and Filemaker

Desired Characteristics

- Bachelor-s Degree from an accredited college or university

- Strong analytical & organizational skills

- Prior supervisory / leadership experience in a manufacturing team-based environment is preferred

- Lean and Six Sigma training or equivalent Quality training

- Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines

- Strong attention to detail and accuracy

- Ability to bring assignments to successful completion

For immediate consideration, please call 508-366-0755 and forward your resume to

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-05-01 Expires: 2020-06-18

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Group Leader Needed in Westborough, MA

Kelly Services
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