Production Line Lead

  • Location: Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #34289

Production Line Lead


  • 1st Shift: 6am – 230pm
  • 2nd shift: 3pm-1130pm
  • Some overtime on Saturdays, no Sundays


  • $16-$19/hr

Basic Description:

The Production Line leads’ role is to execute the schedule at or below standard cost. The Line lead will operate a line with an average of 6 to 10 employees. They will be required to do basic set up, wash down, and change over procedures as it pertains to their lines.


  • Complete scheduled production on time and at or below standard cost.
  • Ability to detect and report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
  • Ensure the work area and equipment is kept in a clean, safe and orderly fashion.
  • Must be able to perform prescribed preventative maintenance on machines required per the P.M. documentation.
  • Must be familiar with the basic machine functions, including proper start up and shut down procedures.
  • Must be able to accept and receive frequent supervision and assistance with regard to machine set up, change over and wash down.
  • Must be able to interact with Maintenance, quality, distribution and management to accomplish corporate goals.
  • Must be able to successfully mediate small disagreements on the line.
  • Must be able to complete timely machine wash downs, line changeovers, and set-ups.
  • Must be able to train new team members on the line.
  • Must be able to follow product structure and special instructions to produce quality product.
  • Must be able to run the line effectively while insuring minimal scrap and defects.
  • Ability to be on your feet 10 to 12 hours a day up to 6 and sometimes 7 days per week
  • Ability to bend and stoop regularly throughout the day.


  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 year factory related experience preferred.
  • Must have a good command of the English language, both written and spoken.
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings such as the palletization report.
  • Must have good basic math skills.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs.
  • Must be able to be standing up to 8 to 10 hours per day.
  • Must be able to function in a fast paced environment.
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • Knowledge of CGMP and OSHA requirements.
  • Must have the ability to work with little to no supervision.
  • Must have excellent attendance and dependable habits.
  • Must have the ability to follow instructions.
  • Must have sound decision making skills.
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