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Plastics Manufacturing Team Lead

Kelly Services
Tacoma, WA 98408
Our client, one of Americas largest manufacturers of packaging products - is seeking energetic and detail-oriented individuals for a full-time Team Lead in their Tacoma WA facility. This is a long-term (temp-to-hire) position with advancement and training opportunities once a full-time, permanent employee.

Position(s): Team Lead

Location: Tacoma WA

Days: Mon-Fri

Shifts: 7:45 am - 4 pm

Rate of Pay: Dependent on experience

Duration: Long-term contract (Temp-to-hire)

**Job Description:**

The mission of the Team Lead is to help their team produce a quality product for the customers. To be able to communicate priority information from all areas of the plant to include daily numbers, safety topics, maintenance, and quality issues. To run their shift according to standard helping the plant run at optimal efficiency.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Under the direction of the Supervisor, oversees the activities of all team employees.

+ Performs duties in a safe manner, acts as a role model for Safety.

+ Accountable for the safety of all employees for whom they are responsible through active engagement in safety activities and provides clear, consistent communication of safety work expectations.

+ Ensures the safety of all team employees by checking their work areas for safety/housekeeping hazards and addressing issues immediately.

+ Reports any infractions to their supervisor.

+ Supports and investigates situations in which line/equipment stoppage occurs due to perceived, imminent safety risk.

+ Actively leads risk assessment activities for their area of responsibility by driving prioritized corrective and preventive actions to eliminate/reduce environmental, health or safety risks.

+ Assists Supervisor in conducting preliminary investigations on safety incidents, root cause analysis and implements corrective actions accordingly in a timely and thorough manner.

+ Ensures the proper training and development of all assigned employees for whom they are responsible using selected safety topics as identified and assigned by the Safety Manager or their immediate Supervisor.

+ Reviews and documents daily safety topic discussion at meetings.

+ Supports team goals and objectives. Assists Supervisor with dissemination information and updates to employees.

+ Organizes and leads employee driven teams to address safety, quality, or other operational issues as assigned by Supervisor.

+ Motivates and coaches employees through good communication and frequent performance feedback.

+ Addresses complaints and helps to resolve problems.

+ Provides input on employee performance appraisals, readiness for promotion, participates and recommends appropriate candidate for vacancies; provides or recommends training as needed.

+ Assists with the retention of appropriate documentation.

+ Attends meetings and provides information to Supervisor in his/her absence.


+ Previous leadership experience in the manufacturing environment

+ High School Diploma or GED equivalent

**How to Apply:**

To be considered for this position, please either respond to the email, or schedule time on my calendar to talk using this link:

In addition to the position above, please feel free to look at all Kelly Services opportunities by visiting

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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**About Kelly** ****

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Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-18

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