Cell Leader

Company: New Flyer USA ( Learn More )

General Information
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Up to 5 year(s)
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Job Description

New Flyer of America - North America's largest transit bus, motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor is seeking a Cell Leader to join its growing team.

Join us as we continue advancing innovation and sustainable transit solutions that connect people with places. With 31 locations across the U.S. and Canada, and over 85 years of experience manufacturing buses, New Flyer is building on a solid foundation to drive North America forward with progressive transit technology that serves communities and makes cities smarter.

What you will do:

  • Support all company safety initiatives, conduct weekly safety walks, enforce all safety policies, ensure all employees are trained in safe work procedures, submit hazard and spill reports as required.
  • Support OPEX through both weekly 5S and monthly world class audits, maintaining the housekeeping checklists and coordination of continuous improvement activities.
  • Support all quality training to ensure all required material and tools are available to support first time quality.
  • Lead the manufacturing cell by coordinating the daily cell meeting with a focus of achieving the goal of 100% build in station requirement. Present the results and corrective action based on weekly review of the cell metric results.  Ensure active participation from the supporting department of quality, manufacturing engineering and the material group.
  • Maintain the production schedule through the coordination of both in station and out of station requirements, scheduling of overtime as required and cross training employees.

  • Preferred Skills

    Skills and Experience:

  • Three to five years previous supervisory experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Lean Manufacturing experience
  • Superior interpersonal, problem solving and communication skills
  • Superior computer and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor others, and ability to work well under pressure
  • Goal orientated and motivation to achieve tasks within set timelines
  • New Flyer is an EOE – AA Employer.  Women, Minorities and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    *Travel is required for this position*

    New Flyer is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer

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