McKenna Labs is a full-service contract manufacturing company that specializes in hair, skin and body care products. We've been in the personal care development and manufacturing industry since 1998.
The Line Lead is responsible for coordinating employee activities and product handling of an assigned production line in a safe and effective manner through the application of safe working practices, SOPs, GMPs, and company standards and policies. Pay rate based on level of knowledge and experience.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Lead and direct the activities of assigned line workers to effectively fill finished good products according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) and production specifications.
Responsible for work assignments, monitoring, training, recording line productivity, quality results, pallet completions, and related activities to support production requirements
Ensure proper utilization of equipment, manpower, and materials to eliminate downtime, injuries, and waste. Assists in developing more efficient means to identify equipment limitations, staffing, and materials to better utilize available resources and maximize productivity.
Communicate effectively with Production Manager/Supervisor on line performance, employee performance, quality issues, and other daily needs.
Assist other personnel to ensure that assigned line runs at maximum safety, efficiency, and quality. This includes, stepping in to perform any job duty on the line in support of line operations.
Make minor adjustments to production equipment.
Maintain a clean and organized work area.
Willingness to work overtime when asked.
To fulfill requirements of 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
Must have good oral and written communication skills to interact with line workers and other manufacturing personnel. Must have the ability to read, write, and speak in English. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
Must have solid mathematical skills with the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, percent, convert English/Metric units, and apply concepts to practical situations.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities but will provide guidance and training to others on the Filling Department team.