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Job Title:  Team Manager

Requisition ID:  3224

Warrensburg, MO, US, 64093-9301

Home-based Position:  Yes
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of motive power, reserve power, aerospace/defense, and specialty batteries with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products.  We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.

This position will be focusing primarily on our Motive Power applications, which include industrial lift trucks and pallet jacks, rail equipment, mining equipment, and airline ground support equipment. Some of the motive power brands include Hawker, Ironclad, General Battery, and Fiamm. Wherever there is a need for motive power, EnerSys offers the perfect energy solution.


Job Purpose

Provide quality products to meet customer demand, production and scrap standards by communicating and directing/supervising production employees in completing company goals/objectives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Communication with team members (e.g. verbal communications of quality standards, safety standards, safe working environment, state of the business, policy and procedures, production goals. Objectives, floor specifications, etc.)
  2. Supervision of production Team Members (e.g. interviewing, hiring, performance appraisals, discipline, training, documentation, counseling, coaching, promoting team work, motivating, supporting, implementing total productive maintenance (TPM), etc. )
  3. Establishing work schedules (e.g. planned and unplanned absences, work on line as needed to cover, provide supplies, request materials, request support, input production information into MRP system, communicate with managers daily, etc.)
  4.  Prepare report summaries
  5.  Vendor and customer contact
  6.  Machine modifications (e.g. new product process, design, and development)
  7.  Coach, counsel and monitor employees work habits, personal habits and use of proper PPE to insure that employee’s blood lead levels are maintained below the action levels.
  8.  Completes other duties as assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises from 5 to 35 direct reports on one or more shifts.


  • Previous production management experience
  • Ambitious and career minded individual 
  • Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma practices
  • Day to day management of Employee Relations issues essential
  • A thorough knowledge of IT systems with sound skills in Excel & Word & PowerPoint packages 
  • Ideally already trained to IOSH Managing Safely
  • Previous experience of carrying out risk assessments in the workplace and documenting safe working procedures
  • Ideally from a Production Control, Engineering or CI background.
  • Minimum of HNC / HND in an engineering discipline

General Job Requirements

  • Generic


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled

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