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Group Leader - Cairns Leather

MSA, The Safety Company
Jacksonville, NC 28546
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MSA, The Safety Company

Group Leader - Cairns Leather


Job ID: 2020-4283
Type: Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Operational Excellence
Mine Safety Appliances, LLC


We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our team as a Group Leader for Cairns Leather Assembly in the Jacksonville, NC manufacturing facility. Primary responsibility of this position is to assist the Production Supervisor in the instruction and direction of associates and temporary workers in the departments and maintain the flow of production. This position will report to the Cairns Production Supervisor. If you are interested in this opportunity, we are eager to hear from you.


  • Leading the department associates
  • Planning/scheduling work; assigning, instructing, directing and assisting employees
  • Ensuring associates are adhering to policies and procedures
  • Aligning day to day resources to meet schedule attainment and efficiency metrics
  • Addressing performance deficiencies through training, coaching and in cooperation with supervisor, discipline
  • Entering efficiency data accurately
  • Ensuring all associates are trained and documentation is accurate
  • Performing tasks and operations to maintain a flow of product and meet customer expectations while meeting all quality requirements
  • Responsible for all aspects of production (set-up, production, quality, safety, housekeeping, documentation, etc.)
  • Refers to drawings, diagrams, or blueprints as a guide for performing assembly tasks.
  • Other assembly and material handling tasks as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Lead daily huddles for production associates and support staff


  • Experience in hand assembly
  • Experience in assigning work
  • Must be able to use a respirator
  • Operate drill press and other machine shop machines
  • Use of hand and/or power tools
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability and disposition to interact and communicate with employees at all levels.
  • Must have no disciplinary action records for any reason at or above the written warning level within the previous twelve months.
  • Leadership abilities to promote teamwork, delegation, individual responsibility, and positive employee morale.
  • General computer skills with proficiency in Excel


  • Safety glasses ANSI Z87 approved (Company assistance provided)
  • Foot protection, steel-toed shoes (Company assistance provided)
  • Respirator use


  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience
  • 6 months working in a manufacturing environment
MSA is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to providing a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination.

As such, it is MSA's policy not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of the person's age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, race, religion,
gender, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, veteran's status, genetic information, political affiliation, disabling condition,
or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. MSA also makes reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to perform a job unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation to assist you in navigating this career site, let us know.Contact Us MSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Posted: 2020-09-09 Expires: 2020-10-11

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