Production Mill Department Lead

Machining Enthusiasts Required- Sign on and Relocation Provided

  • Champaign, IL
  • $50 - $60
  • Hourly
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Matt Shakin
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A bit about us:

We are a Machining company owned and operated by Machinists. Helping customers build precision parts and materials, no matter how tough and precise the task.

Why join us?

We have a family like culture with half days every Friday, excellent benefits and PTO, and will provide sign on bonuses and relocation for the right person!

Job Details

Position Overview: The Production Mill Department Lead will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the mill department, ensuring efficient production processes, high-quality output, and a focus on continuous improvement. This role requires a strong background in precision machining, along with excellent organizational and leadership skills.
Responsibilities:
1. Scheduling and Planning:
  • Develop and maintain production schedules to optimize workflow and meet customer delivery requirements.
  • Collaborate with other department leads and managers to ensure seamless integration of mill department activities with overall production goals.
  • Monitor and adjust schedules as needed to accommodate changes in production demands.
2. Job Planning:
  • Work closely with the engineering team to interpret technical drawings and specifications for job planning.
  • Develop comprehensive job plans, including machining processes, tooling requirements, and quality control measures.
  • Ensure that job plans are communicated effectively to the mill department team.
3. Training and Development:
  • Identify training needs within the mill department and develop training programs to enhance the skills of team members.
  • Provide hands-on training to new and existing employees on machining techniques, equipment operation, and safety protocols.
  • Foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement within the mill department.
4. Quality Control:
  • Collaborate with the quality assurance team to implement and enforce quality control measures in the mill department.
  • Conduct regular inspections of machined components to ensure adherence to specifications and quality standards.
  • Implement corrective actions as needed to address quality issues.
5. Team Leadership:
  • Lead and motivate a team of mill operators, machinists, and support staff to achieve production targets and quality objectives.
  • Foster a positive and collaborative work environment, promoting teamwork and effective communication.
  • Conduct performance evaluations and provide constructive feedback to team members.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field (preferred).
  • Extensive experience in precision machining, with a focus on milling operations.
  • Proven leadership experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of machining processes, tooling, and CNC programming.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to safety, quality, and continuous improvement.
If you are a dynamic individual with a passion for precision machining and leadership, we invite you to apply for the position of Production Mill Department Lead at [Your Company Name]. Join our team and contribute to the success of a cutting-edge Precision Machining company.

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Champaign, IL
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$50 - $60