Snelling Staffing Services

Team Leader - Afternoon Shift

Rochester Hills, MI - Full Time

Our client, a global supplier of plastic components for a variety of industries is looking for a Team Leader for their afternoon shift. The Team Leader will be responsible for leading their team of 8 – 10 employees under the direction of the shift Supervisor.

The work schedule is Sunday – Thursday, 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. with mandatory overtime.

This is a temporary to hire or direct hire position.

This hourly pay rate range is $17.00 - $21.00 per hour

Team Leader Duties:

  • Maintains integrity of production processes, including troubleshooting for root cause of any issues identified at startup or in-process, as identified by the Quality Technician or others.
  • Team Leader ensures molds are set as defined in the process book documentation, including setting the machine to the approved molding process, plumbing, electrical, pneumatics and hydraulic connections by the Die Setter.
  • Helps support facilitation of tier meetings.
  • Completes all paperwork in a timely manner, including required documentation in process books, work orders, deviations and end of shift log.
  • Ensures first shots are released for inspection to the Quality Technician with printouts, and required documentation is completed. (See Start-Up and Shut-Down Procedures)."
  • Assist in training for the Molding Technician, Die Setter and Material Handler. 
  • Responsible for 5S for assigned shift.
  • Reports concerns to Supervisor and provides follow up.
  • Provides input for employee performance reviews in support of the Supervisor.

Team Leader Requirements:

  • Minimum of HSD or GED
  • Intermediate knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook, SAP is a plus
  • Experience as Molding Technician, Process Technician, Team Lead or Supervisor
  • Experience in Plastic Injection Molding is preferred
  • Ability to work over-time as needed

Team Leader Skills:

  • Applicant must possess a mechanical aptitude and be familiar with the use of hand and power tools as well as electronics/electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical presses.
  • Ability to follow directions and follow procedures without deviation.
  • Snelling has been serving the local metro Detroit area for the past 30 years and has built incredibly strong partnerships with our clients, candidates and employees. 

Team Leader Benefits:

  • Fun work environment
  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card
  • Paperless Online Time Keeping
  • Six Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Free Skills Enhancement Programs
  • Resume Review and Critique
  • ACA Compliant Medical Insurance

Interested and qualified candidates for the opening should submit their resume for immediate consideration. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible and qualified applicants will be contacted to set up an interview.

Please email your resume to for consideration!

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