Profession Assembly team leader

Assembly team leader

First line supervisors assembly line workers supervise, coordinate and participate in the activities of assembly line workers.

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Personality Type

Tasks assembly team leader

  • Determine production requirements (e.g. output quality and quantity, cost, time, labour requirements), e.g. by analyzing charts, work orders, production schedules, etc.
  • Determine schedules, sequences and assignments for assembly line activities.
  • Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.
  • Give instructions to workers, e.g. about work specifications, equipment operation.
  • Monitor and control materials, products or equipment to detect defects or faults.
  • Monitor assembly line workers' performance, e.g. by monitoring gauges, dials and other indicators.
  • Control quality and quantity of production.
  • Evaluate current production estimates and outputs.
  • Participate in the work activities of assembly line workers.
  • Conduct or arrange training in job-related skills for workers.
  • Enforce safety and sanitation regulations.
  • Recommend and implement initiatives such as new techniques and products, purchases of new machinery and changes in staff levels.

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  • Plastic products assembler
  • Rubber products assembler

Source: Sisyphus ODB