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Leader - Team - TCC Assembly - WD Shift at Schaeffler Group

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Wooster, Ohio





Job Description:

Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier, is seeking a Leader - Team (WD Shift) for our LuK USA facility in Wooster, OH to report to the Production Supervisor. This position is responsible for producing components that exceed customer requirements and expectations.

Key duties include but not limited to:


  • Responsible for leading employees and working as a team within a group incentive environment to optimize production performance within a CNC Machining, Grinding, Welding, Stamping, Heat Treatment, or Assembly department
  • Responsible for using expertise to increase efficiency and productivity of operators and equipment within a department and to ensure consistent quality standards are met
  • Will help troubleshoot equipment and assist with changeover, set-ups, and will coordinate daily and monthly preventative maintenance and work schedules
  • Sets an example for quality and good housekeeping practices in the department and will always be available to provide assistance to operators
  • Will maintain accurate records including maintenance reports, incentive, scrap, SPC charts, as well as time and attendance / vacation scheduling
  • Encourages employee continuous improvement through MOVE activities and using general problem solving tools
  • Will make routine quality audits
  • Must have an assertive disposition, be able to resolve conflict, communicate with others openly, drive production to meet organizational objectives
  • Will adhere to and enforce to company policies, safety standards and good housekeeping practices
  • Must provide oversight and direction to employees in accordance with Schaeffler policies and procedures as well as assist employees in achieving company goals
  • Must lead employees by training and coaching employees, as well as providing feedback in regards to employee performance, quality, and safety
  • Will be required to mentor and empower their employees to foster a team environment and have strong conflict management skills, be able to maintain employee work schedules, and have ability to make quick effective decisions

Qualified candidates will have:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Advanced production knowledge and experience
  • Superior mechanical ability
  • Good knowledge of production processes, measurement and inspection, procedures, production planning and control SPC
  • Experience in CNC Machining, Grinding, Welding, Stamping, Heat Treatment, or Assembly operations
  • SAP & Microsoft Office
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication ability (written & verbal)
  • Extremely self-motivated & driven to achieve results
  • Continuous improvement approach
  • Assertive approach to solving problems
  • Ability to prioritize and make decisions


Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer