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Job Title:  Production Lead

Requisition ID:  2231
Location: 

Spokane Valley, WA, US, 99216

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

Purcell Systems Inc. is a leading global company based in the US, with an International counterpart based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has been servicing the telecom market since 2000. The company designs and manufactures innovative, industry-leading, thermally managed, modular outdoor electronic equipment enclosure solutions, and provides system level solutions to a variety of global customers in Telecom, Cable/MSO, Energy/Utility, Land Mobile Radio, Transportation, and U.S. Government/Military.

 

Our outdoor equipment enclosure solutions allow our customers to save substantial time, labor, space, capital and operational expense as compared to prefabricated buildings and shelters, while meeting their exact needs for equipment mounting space, thermal management, copper and fiber cable management, power and battery backup. Purcell Systems provides quality products and services with unmatched speed, flexibility, and superior customer service.

 

Our success is based upon integrity-driven relationships with our Customers and Suppliers that result in economic and operational value for all parties. Our commitment to on-time delivery, quality and Customer Service has resulted in rapid growth and continuous improvements to our capabilities, capacity and market share.

 

On October 8, 2013, Purcell Systems was acquired by EnerSys, headquartered in Reading, PA. EnerSys is the world leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, including motive power and reserve power.

 

Purcell Systems Inc. is a leading global company based in the US, with an International counterpart based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has been servicing the telecom market since 2000. The company designs and manufactures innovative, industry-leading, thermally managed, modular outdoor electronic equipment enclosure solutions, and provides system level solutions to a variety of global customers in Telecom, Cable/MSO, Energy/Utility, Land Mobile Radio, Transportation, and U.S. Government/Military.

 

Our outdoor equipment enclosure solutions allow our customers to save substantial time, labor, space, capital and operational expense as compared to prefabricated buildings and shelters, while meeting their exact needs for equipment mounting space, thermal management, copper and fiber cable management, power and battery backup. Purcell Systems provides quality products and services with unmatched speed, flexibility, and superior customer service.

 

Our success is based upon integrity-driven relationships with our Customers and Suppliers that result in economic and operational value for all parties. Our commitment to on-time delivery, quality and Customer Service has resulted in rapid growth and continuous improvements to our capabilities, capacity and market share.

 

On October 8, 2013, Purcell Systems was acquired by EnerSys, headquartered in Reading, PA. EnerSys is the world leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, including motive power and reserve power.

Job Purpose

Oversee production staff on assembly line to attain production and quality goals, ensure production resources are available, including materials, equipment, and human resources as needed to maintain production schedules.  Support continuous improvement goals in safety, quality, cost, customer service, and across operations.

As a member of the Purcell team, you will conduct business according to the details of your job description and the employee manual, with a commitment to continuous improvement and respect for people.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Oversee activities on assembly line to ensure cabinets are built to work order specifications, meet Company workmanship and quality standards, and are completed in a timely manner. Assemble products as required and directed by the Supervisor.
  • Train assemblers to build and test cabinets, assemblies, sub-assemblies, and kits as defined in engineering drawings, bills of materials, work orders, pick sheets, work instructions, and test procedures. 
  • Work closely with production management, materials, planning, and shipping personnel to ensure production activities are completed on schedule.
  • Coach line staff in developing skills and performing tasks.  Provide performance management input to production supervisor or manager.  Ensure the day by hour boards are completed in a timely manner.  Use the data collected from production lines for continuous improvement.  Show proficiency in organizing and performing Kaizen events.
  • Review and track metrics for area to ensure goals are being met.
  • Lead and implement redline reviews, continuous quality improvement activities of the line, with other lines, and across production.
  • Demonstrate and foster a sense of urgency, strong commitment, and accountability while making sound decisions and achieving goals in production.
  • Promotes and ensures compliance with internal practices and external policies, procedures, guidelines, & regulatory requirements.
  • Attendance and completion of company sponsored leadership and business training and development classes.
  • Support continuous improvement efforts with the team and promote healthy, respectful communications.
Qualifications
  1. High school diploma or equivalent. Associate’s Degree and Green Belt Certification preferred.
  2. Minimum 3 years of production experience and/or experience in a lead capacity preferred.
  3. Basic understanding of Lean manufacturing, ISO quality procedures, and mechanical and electrical assembly preferred.
  4. Demonstrated proficiency with operating internal and external software systems at an advanced    level not limited to: Word, creating Excel spreadsheets, graphs and charts, preparing presentations and using statistical software to analyze and interpret process data
  5. Leadership training, Process Improvement, High Performance Work Team and Team Leader experience, preferred.
  6. Strong multi-tasking, attention to detail, written, verbal, and presentation skills required.  Ability to accurately and thoroughly document processes, procedures, and training documents.          
  7. Working knowledge of alarm systems, and AC and DC electrical currents, and ability to perform tasks associated with all production cells and areas preferred.

 

General Job Requirements
  • This position will work in an office setting, expect minimal physical demands.

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