Operator IV/Lead in Artesia, CA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 9/4/2019

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    Artesia, CA
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Job Description

Leads a team(s) of production operators who assemble complex component parts into complete connector units for entire product line and inspects work in process as required. Operates with a high degree of integrity in the performance of duties to foster good working relationships, develop a spirit of teamwork, and accomplish job goals. Uses Lean tools to drive productivity improvements (task time, cell balancing, visual controls, pull system, one-piece flow, etc.).


• Oversees daily cell(s) assembly operation.
• Works with Production Control in developing production schedules.
• Responsible for achieving required output and reports progress daily.
• Maintains a consistent and high level of efficiency and quality of workmanship in assembly process to ensure that production goals are met with minimal waste of time, effort, and materials. Performs some in-process inspection to reduce the occurrence of errors and the cost of scrap before adding value through subsequent operations.
• Monitors assembler trainees regularly to help develop skills and techniques, improve productivity and quality. Advises supervisor routinely of training needs or production problems to so appropriate action is taken.
• Records quantity, locations, and status of rework and scrap, in accordance with router instructions throughout the assembly process for quality traceability.
• Reports production results, including scrap and rework, in an accurate and timely manner and summarizes daily assembly activity for evaluation by the department supervisor.
• Ensures continuous production activity is maintained and assists with production problems.
• Identifies and resolves routine cell assembly problems and refers complex situations to the supervisor for evaluation and resolution.
• Calculates the usage of materials to anticipate needs and to maintain continuous cell assembly operations with minimal interruptions and wait time.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical requirements include sitting or standing for periods of time, bending, walking, lifting, finger, wrist, elbow & arm coordination/movement that is consistent with customary tools and equipment in a manufacturing environment including but not limited to shop tools, computers, and microscopes. Ability to lift at least 15 lbs. and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Good vision and eye-hand coordination with respect to very small parts.

*Other duties may be assigned*

SUPERVISOR RESPONSIBILITIES Oversees a team of production assemblers

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years of assembly experience in the same or related field. Experience in working in a lean cell environment preferred.
• Ability to analyze and evaluate processes, procedures and quality
• Meets or exceeds the core values as described in the employee handbook
• Demonstrates a positive attitude
• Willingness to learn, change & contribute in a team environment
• Demonstrates excellent quality practices
• Demonstrates effective communication skills
• Demonstrates excellent team work skills
• Follows company processes and procedures
• Effective troubleshooting and problem solving skills
• Ability to track and record jobs and to use known priorities to ensure on time completion of tasks.
• Basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills.

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled