Team Lead- LCHSB (1st Shift)
Whitewater, WI 
Posted 2 days ago
Job Description

Company Generac Power Systems

Name Team Lead- LCHSB (1st Shift)

Req # 54908

Location Whitewater CORP

Employment Type Full Time

Shift 1st

: A key member of a defined manufacturing operational team that promotes continuous improvement in safety, quality, productivity and on-time delivery to our customer. The Team Leader I works to achieve daily results with co-workers to maintains a safe work environment, product and material flow, effective communications with management, quality assurance, engineering and is process driven in performing standard work. Team leaders have a high degree of technical proficiency in their jobs and are well-respected among their peers. Because of these qualities, they can motivate co-workers from a peer-to-peer standpoint on daily tasks and training, but they are not in a supervisory role.

Minimal Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience.

  • 2 years of experience in an operational environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in root cause problem solving (5 Why, 8D, PDCA, etc.)

  • Demonstrated experience effectively training other employees to work instructions/standard work.

Knowledge, Skills:
  • Relationship Building & Trust - Consistently follows through on team commitments, communicates, and demonstrates accountability. Builds trust and sets the example for the team by being inclusive and fair.

  • Accountability -Remains outcome focused, holding the team accountable while removing barriers to success. Plays to win by defining team objectives/scope and clear milestones. Keeps leadership apprised of progress and brings options/solutions for issues when elevated

  • Ask, Listen, and Follow Up - Actively listens, questions to help others understand, shows care/concern, and closes loop. Drives action and alignment using coaching techniques, reinforces team's progress/development.

  • Inspire, Motivate and Recognize- Teaches others new tasks and is self-aware of strengths/developmental opportunities. Celebrates individual successes.

  • Conflict Management & Resolution - Influences employees to collaborate and achieve goals as a group. Asks questions, remains unbiased and encourages unconventional suggestions. Diffuses conflict as it arises rather than avoiding it and focuses on solving the problem.

Identify Engage and Retain - Creates an open and honest work environment, providing others an opportunity to develop and grow.

Physical demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee frequently is required to use hands to manipulate objects, tools or controls; and talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to walk; stoop; crouch; bend and reach above shoulders. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance, waist high, up to 10 feet away. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be working in the typical conditions of a manufacturing environment including seasonal variation in temperatures and occasional exposure to manufacturing fumes or by-products. The employee must comply with the assigned location PPE requirements including but not limited to safety glasses, hearing protection, appropriate gloves, clothing and shields for required tasks and closed toed or safety shoes as required by facility safety policies.

"We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law."

Generac Power Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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