Production Team Lead

Production Team Lead

Universal Pure, LLC | Lincoln, NE, 68511, US
Salary Range:$31,000 – $46,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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At Universal Pure, we’re dedicated to giving people everywhere safe, fresh, and delicious food to eat and drink. We provide high-pressure processing (HPP), value-added services and cold storage for our partners in the food industry. We are focused on safety and driven by service. Join the Food Manufacturing Industry in a Manufacturing, Production, Warehouse, Factory type role! This position will operate in our cold storage warehouse. We will provide the necessary gear for the cold conditions. Wage range starts at $18.00 an hour. Wage based on Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 2nd shift currently available Benefits offered at Universal Pure: Employer-sponsored medical, dental, vision and EAP 401(k) with company match Paid vacation and holidays that start accruing your first week! Multiple medical plans (PPO and HDHP) Voluntary disability plans, accident insurance, critical illness, hospital indemnity, AD&D and Life insurance A culture of people development and internal career growth A culture of caring, collaboration and respect Production Team Lead Duties and Responsibilities: Lead, coordinate and prioritize the operations tasks directed by the supervisor Communicate and execute work assignments to meet set expectations by department and customer requirements Communicate with and perform as an assistant for all staff and departments such as the supervisors, support staff, leadership, and front-line employees Communicate with customers and their needs Prepare duty-related paperwork Escalate work-related and interpersonal issues to leadership as needed Perform quality checks and report failures to supervisor. Assist and coordinate training for new and current associates Supervise employees to ensure they are following Safety and Quality processes and regulations Be a resource for Safety, QA and Company processes and procedures Handle any minor tasks related to duties of the position Follow health, safety, and cleanliness standards Excellent attendance and punctuality for an hourly role Production Team Lead Knowledge, Skills and Abilities High School Diploma/GED required Six months material handling equipment/forklift experience preferred Experience in leading, supervising and training associates preferred Experience using warehouse management and inventory systems preferred Experience with the refrigeration, warehouse, production, or manufacturing environment preferred Experience with computers and Microsoft Office preferred Experience following safety procedures preferred Attention to detail and commitment to accuracy Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes potential overtime, weekends and different work schedules Ability to communicate effectively in English Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations Ability to balance productivity, quality, and safety Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Production Team Lead Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This is largely a static role with standing, however, the ability to perform repetitive bending and standing up is also required. This would require the ability to lift 10-35 lbs. repetitively and up to 45 lbs. occasionally. This role operates in a wet and cold/refrigerated environment (between 38 and -20 degrees Fahrenheit) located within a manufacturing, warehousing, and production-type facility. Must be able to withstand cold temperatures for duration of shift. "We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability." "Upon offer of employment, candidates will be asked to complete a drug screening test. The offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of this test.