Line Lead

  • Location
    Roanoke, Virginia
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Assembly / Production

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill 1st & 2nd Shift Line Lead positions in Roanoke Valley. This is a temporary opportunity. The Line Leader is the first line leader of production line workers. They are responsible for the routine communication of job assignments, training for specific product runs, training and placement of production employees in assignments as required for the day. Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


  •  Verifying contents of work order to ensure correct type and number of materials are available and staged for production.
  •  Verify & record lot codes of bulk/ wip /materials, use bulk/wip in FIFO order
  •  Partner with Quality, Line Techs, Supervision and Scheduling on any and all issues which may compromise safety, quality, efficiency or fulfillment of orders.
  • Assigning and training production employees to ensure each work order is executed efficiently and cost effectively.
  • Keep accurate records of all material brought to line, issued and returned so that timely and accurate work order reconciliation can be conducted
  • Ensure all employees adhere to established safety rules, processes, procedures and regulations.
  • Ensure production areas are kept neat, clean and organized in accordance with safety and cGMP.
  • Publish production metrics and educating employees of their performance throughout each shift.
  • Perform safety, quality, efficiency and employee morale checks of the line throughout the shift and resolve issues as noted.
  • Ensure line rosters are completed timely and accurately so the work activities and time of all employees can be properly accounted for.
  • Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to customer specifications.
  • Sort, grade, weigh, and inspect products, verifying and adjusting product weight or measurement to meet specifications.
  • Stock and sort product for packaging or filling machine operation, and replenish packaging supplies (i.e.; wrapping paper, plastic sheet, boxes, cartons, glue, ink, or labels).
  • Inspect and remove defective products and packaging material.
  • Prepare paperwork for skid tickets, line checks, and quality checks.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Education: High School diploma or GED equivalent required; Associate degree or certificate preferred in manufacturing, engineering or business management Experience:
  • 1 or more years of experience in a lead or supervisory position in a manufacturing environment, or other fast paced environment (i.e.; warehouse, fast food, restaurant, convenience store, etc.)
  • Ability to lead, train and motivate a small team of production employees to achieve established goals,
  • Possess an understanding of and curiosity for basic mechanical concepts,
  • Ability to read, write and perform basic mathematical calculations,
  • Demonstrated understanding of production specifications and labor standards,
  • Knowledge of computers and programs contained with Microsoft Office, AS 400 experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve, think out of box, take initiative

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers. Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Line Lead job in ROANOKE, VA or you can visit our website to search for other opportunities that are currently available. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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