Plater Team Lead II - MNF - Plating

Frankfort, 3595 W STATE ROAD 28, FRANKFORT, Indiana, United States of America Req #1284
Thursday, July 14, 2022
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Position Summary:


Provide leadership and direction to the Plating Department while supporting the supervisor.


Essential Functions:


Maintain production flow on the fin1 and fin2 lines.

Assist in training and development of the plating team members.

Provide overall support to employees and supervision/management.

Conduct a 5 minute team meeting daily with the Plating Department.

Carry out individual projects.

Ensure product quality and testing procedures and documentation are according to the work instructions.

Ensure data collection accuracy and completion by team.

Provide technical support to team set ups, troubleshooting and maintenance problems.

Provide daily feedback to supervisor and manager, as needed.

Fill in as needed for any position within the department.

Support change with a commitment to continuous improvement to meet FPS objectives.

Complete production plan and assign team members to complete work.

Establish priorities and monitor progress.

Conform to all A2LA and TS16949 requirements.

Demonstrate team spirit with all internal/external customers.

Accountable and responsible for all actions/inactions of the team.

Ensure safety standards are adhered to at all times.

Commitment to Fontana Fasteners core values: Teamwork, Responsibility, and Trust.

Perform other duties as assigned.


Skills and Abilities:


Possess strong leadership skills.

Strong troubleshooting ability.

Solid understanding of the plating process.

Understanding of required maintenance and procedures.

Ability to perform periodic testing as required by the plating process.

Ability to multi-task and pivot from one activity to another with ease.

Ability to identify (potential) hazards.

Ability to develop corrective action.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Knowledge of Microsoft office products as well as other in-house software and programs.




Understanding of lean manufacturing concepts, preferred.

Experience in a manufacturing environment with a focus in plating.


Working Conditions:


Willingness to work overtime, weekends, and holidays, as needed.

Ability to lift up to 50+ pounds on a regular basis.

Ability to endure frequent bending, standing, twisting, turning, and climbing.

We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, handicap, genetic infiltration, disability or status as a veteran. Fontana reserves the right to require a drug screening at any time during the employment process.

Other details

  • Job Family Machine Oper - Semi Skilled
  • Job Function MNF - Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Frankfort, 3595 W STATE ROAD 28, FRANKFORT, Indiana, United States of America