Green Job Crawler Buffalo, NY
17 Jan, 2020
Lead Production Associate-Solar Glass Roof The guidelines are as follows: a. Employees on any shift can bid into these roles b. Employees must be rated as exceeding excellence in at least 1 category in Q2/Q3. c. Employee should not have any needs improvements in Q2/Q3. d. Employee should not have any attendance issues or disciplinary occurrences on record. Please use your Tesla email when applying for this position The Lead Production Associate in Solar Roof will report to a Production Supervisor and work alongside production team members. The ideal candidate has a proven record of success in leading team members and takes pride in their hands on work. RESPONSIBILITIES * Manage daily operations in production area(s) and assist in the training and development of new team members. * Ensure the safety and productivity of all employees assigned to designated shift by ensuring all safety and process procedures are followed and escalating any issues in a timely manner. * Performs standardized work processes and follows defined work instructions. * Ensures production resources including materials, equipment and human resources are available as needed to maintain production schedules. * Assign and execute training plans for new associates and cross-training existing associates. * Lead group discussions on a daily bases utilizing communication boards and/or provided visual tools to drive production goals aligning team focus. * Maintains a clean and safe work place in accordance with 5S protocol * Supports continuous improvement goals in safety, quality, cost, and customer service by evaluating team, processes, and equipment. * Monitoring the real time progress by tracking hourly progress to production targets and goals. * Escalates functional and process failures to the appropriate support groups and leaders while maintaining composure in stressful situations. * Suggests and implements new ideas to improve quality, reduce cost and support production work environment. * Ensures that product quality meets guidelines set by Tesla management. * First level investigation of any quality issues, open items and QDN s, with suggestions to prevent re-occurrence in future. * Troubleshoot equipment breakdowns and analyzes quality data to reduce defects on the line. * Escalates issues that arise and works to communicate best methods and practices to others. REQUIREMENTS * Experience working hands on in a fast-paced production line. * Must be a full-time Tesla employee for 6 months or more. * Flexibility in schedule / availability is ideal. * Once we receive your resume it will be reviewed and if you meet the criteria for the position you will be scheduled for an interview with the hiring team. Apply Tesla participates in the E-Verify Program Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Employer's Job# 55973 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.