Production Control Team Leader (1st shift)

Location: Lafayette, IN
Compensation: $38k-50k

Primary responsibilities:

Shipping & Receiving parts from multiple plants to customer. Just-in-Time environment.  

Proficient on Computer, must be able to use ERP system and capable of Learning IQMS.

Supervise 2 lead operators and about 15 other hourly associates

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Directly supervises employees in the Manufacturing Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigned, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Problem Solving– Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem soling situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

Delegation– Delegates work assignments; Matches the responsibility to the person;

Give authority to work independently; Sets expectations and monitors delegated activities.

Managing People – Includes staff in planning, decision-making, facilitating and process improvement. Takes responsibility for subordinates’ activities; Makes self available to staff; Provides regular performance feedback.

Communication- Must be able to report any and all issues concerning lines or product with members of upper management. Must take an active role and participate in meetings as required.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty 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.

Education and/or Experience: 

The preferred background would include a Bachelor’s Degree in business or technology related field with 3-5 years of manufacturing supervisory experience.

Computer and Technology Skills: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word.

Language Skills: 

Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, business journals or government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills: 

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as: probability and statistical inference, and ability to apply concepts such as: fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.


Bryson Cruse
Engineering/Manufacturing Account Manager