Gates Corporation Hose Shop Lead in Brandon, South Dakota

HOSE SHOP LEAD Location: Brandon, SD United States Category: OperationsJob Type: Direct Hire Driven by Possibility Gates Corporation is a leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions. At Gates, we are driven to push the boundaries of materials science to engineer products that continually exceed expectations. We don t rest on our rich heritage of innovation. We leverage it to inspire solutions that will power the next hundred years. We invest continually in RandD and technology, so our products not only outperform industry standards; they exceed our customers demanding expectations. We invest in our people, bringing real-world experience that enables us to solve our customers diverse challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow. And we are constantly expanding our product catalog and value-added service offerings to support every facet of our customers operations. In the most extreme environments and those more familiar, Gates is there with the right product, in the right place at the right time. Whether building original equipment or maintaining products in the aftermarket, we enable companies in every industry to be more efficient, productive, and profitable. We are Gates. OVERVIEW: Gates has an immediate opening for Hose Shop Lead with our 3rd Shift Hose Production Team. The Team Lead is responsible for assigning tasks to operators based on orders and demand. This position will work closely with the Production Supervisor to meet the production schedule. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Schedules and coordinates the efficient bagging and distribution of coupling and adapter products between IB and IO warehouses in order to satisfy customer demand. Purchase and inventory control of coupling and adapter products. * Coordinates and schedules bagging workloads for the area. Leads associates in area to work efficiently and perform to expected metrics of safety, quality, delivery and cost. Track and communicate daily goals. * Work results have direct impact on work group or department in terms of quality, productivity, service level and the ability to meet commitments. * Must have strong computer and analytical skills. Experience with Demand Flow, Access and Excel are preferred. * Assignments are varied and moderately complex * Decision making involves compiling and organizing information from a variety of sources and using judgment in applying internal guidelines and procedures. * Lead team and schedule workloads to meet expected metrics of safety quality delivery and cost. JOB REQUIREMENTS REQUIRED SKILLS: * Experience reading blueprints, process problem solving and error proofing. * Solid knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access. * Candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. The noise level in the work environment is usually high. The environment in some areas will require safety PPE to include hearing protection, steel toed shoes and safety glasses. This list of PPE is not inclusive of all types of PPE that may be required. Additional PPE may be required dependent on the operation or situation. EEO Statement: Gates Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of gender, race, color, religion, age, disability, pregnancy, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status or any other protected class defined by state or local law.Gates Corporation is an Affirmative Action employer.Employer's Job# 4151Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.