WATLOW ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING COMPANY Lead Operator 1st shift in Hannibal, Missouri

Watlow Profile: The world's leading companies start with Watlow. Watlow, a privately-owned company, is the industry leader in the design, manufacture and integration of complete thermal systems including electric heaters, temperature sensors, temperature controllers, power controllers and supporting software. At Watlow, we are constantly driven to do more to help our customers. We take on big technical challenges. We are committed to projects that help our fellow human beings and we strive to learn more. From single components to high performance systems, we bring our thermal expertise to numerous applications, including semiconductor processing, energy processes, diesel, foodservice equipment, life sciences and others.Overview of Role: The lead operator role manages flow and process in assigned work centers; coaches work center team on continuous improvement and embracing change.Your Key Responsibilities will include: Ensure the deployment of a safe and healthy work environment for all work team membersCoordinate and meet manufacturing order (MO) delivery requirements with quality productInitiate/update daily production plan to achieve Takt, include daily resource planCoach and mentor cell team membersShare in the responsibility of team member developmentLead Gemba walk and follow up on actions regarding cell improvement, standard work and problem solvingQualifications: High school diploma/GED certificate or equivalent requiredRead and comprehend measurements on tape measureAbility to sit or stand for prolonged periodsMinimum 2 years manufacturing experienceAdditional success factors: Leadership trainingPrevious leadership experienceIf you are interested in this opportunity and do not require sponsorship for U.S. work authorization now or in the future, we are happy to have you apply.Watlow thanks all those who apply.Only those who are best qualified may be contacted for an interview.Watlow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer including Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO