Line Leader

Spray Products Corporation - Plymouth Meeting, PA (30+ days ago)4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $26,000 - $35,000 a year


Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Line Leader will be located at the company’s headquarters and primary manufacturing location in Plymouth Meeting, PA (Greater Philadelphia area). Line Leader ensures the line(s) run efficiently and with high safety and quality standards; leading change for business support and lean transformation in line with company focus. Coaching and teaching utilizing all the tools established this includes focus of support functions, setup, and quality.


Conducts informational huddle on daily production expectations
Ensures production lines are optimized to attain highest output
Review and update schedule and white board
Coordinate with batching and mechanics to achieve optimum setup and changeover times
Follow established work flow and processes
Accurately records and reports downtime
Ensure established safety protocols are followed
Transact production input data in a timely fashion
Keep work area clean by directing associates in daily housekeeping duties
Verify materials consumed and returned using established processes
Direct line associates to assist in reconciling unused components using established processes
Assist in monitoring and measuring performance as directed by supervision
Assist in identifying improvements to line performance
Promote a positive and productive team environment
Rotate crew during breaks and lunch as part of line optimization
Demonstrate flexibility to meet the needs of the shift
Communicate, investigate and correct any product quality issues
Focus on maintaining scheduling adherence requirements, communicating issues in a timely manner
Assist in ensuring equipment is utilized properly and safely
Provide performance input to management
Assist in the training of new line associates
Provide input for process improvement/personnel development

Knowledge – Skills – Abilities

Physical Requirements

Demonstrated reliability
Ability to set priorities and achieve goals
Excellent communication practices both verbal and written and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
Attention to details
Proven desire for continuous learning
Ability to work under pressure
High School Diploma or equivalent required, Associate’s degree or higher a plus
Must have effective verbal and written English communication skills
Must have 2+ years in a line leader/group leader/team leader role
Ability to work well under minimal supervision
Attention to details, organization ability and ability to interact well with others.
Must be able to operate basic hand tools
Understand basic math
Knowledge of fundamental work flow process
Ability to work in a chemical manufacturing plant environment
Ability to execute strenuous, sometimes repetitive physical work such as climbing, lifting objects up to 50 lbs. and pushing/ pulling objects
Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Able work in extreme temperatures