About the Role – You Will:
Determines production requirements (e.g. output quality and quantity,
cost, time, labor requirements) by analyzing charts, work orders,
production schedules, etc.
Determines schedules, sequences and assignments for assembly line
Confers with other Team Leaders to coordinate operations and activities
within or between Stations.
Gives clear, concise instructions to Associates regarding work
specifications, equipment operation, etc.
Monitors and control materials, products or equipment to detect defects or
Monitors Associate's performance by monitoring gauges, dials and other
Oversees quality and quantity of production.
Evaluates current production estimates and outputs.
Conducts or arranges training in job-related skills for Associates.
Enforces safety and housekeeping regulations.
Recommends and implements initiatives such as new techniques and products,
purchases of new machinery and changes in staff levels.
Willingness to work either 1st or 2nd shift; would begin on 1st shift
Coordinates with upper management on work issues.
Other duties as assigned by management.
About Our Group
As strategic partners, the Battery Production team strives to ensure that
our values, culture and engagement always allow us to do great things for
We strive to provide the highest-level service and support to our clients
each and every day.
We work collaboratively to build strong relationships with our clients,
partners, and own team.
We treat each other with respect, and always try to have a little fun
This position will be part of the Battery Supply chain team that supports
Proterra's Manufacturing and Engineering operations.
You will report to the Sr Manufacturing Manager - Battery Manufacturing
and collaborate with other Sourcing team members located at our
headquarters in Burlingame, CA and manufacturing facilities in Greer, SC
and Greenville, SC.
Self-starter with the ability to adapt interpersonal styles and techniques
to influence at all levels of the organization.
Customer-focused attitude, with high level of professionalism and
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality, establish trust and
credibility, and act with complete integrity.
Detail-oriented, resourceful and diligent.
Strong time management and organizational skills.
Sound judgment and problem-solving skills.
Excellent English communication, verbal and written, skills.
Knowledge of various manufacturing processes, mechanical assembly,
electrical assembly, fabrication, welding, painting and composites and
Knowledge of work processes, Lean / Six Sigma methodologies, team
development and training methodologies, and ability to develop others
through goals, plans, and coaching.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Your Experience Includes:
3+ years ability to multi-task and manage non-routine situations.
3- 5 years' ability to identify different wire gauges
3- 5 years' experience in reading blueprints and schematics and various
3- 5 years' knowledge of electronics, electronic systems, integration, and
Six Sigma Green Belt certification a plus
3+ years team leadership is a plus.
May work various shifts as needed; may be requested to travel to different
Lifting up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds.
Able to walk, stand, crouch, bench, kneel, lift, carry and reach as needed
in large and tight spaces.
Good eye/hand coordination and ability to identify color variations, depth
perceptions and close or distance visual items.
Manual dexterity with occasional repetitive finger motion.
Ability to work in manufacturing environment with extreme heat and cold
Wear protective clothing or respiratory protective equipment.
Works with irritant chemicals, gases, etc
Travel: 0 - 10%
Location: Greer, SC