Team Leader - $20.60 per hour
Litchfield, MI 
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Job Description

Job Description

II. JOB SUMMARY: A member of the work team with cross-functional responsibilities provides support to assigned team assuring quality products are produced which meet the customer needs. In support of production activities assures that standardized work is in place and followed. Serves as a facilitator to the work team in areas of problem solving, issue resolution, continuous improvement and training. This position ensures that a safe work environment is maintained at all times; is a working part of the production cell; must also be able to perform all the jobs on team.


Understanding of safety policies, practices and rules that apply to assigned area, including HazCom labels, MSDS information, LOTO procedures.
Promotion of Safety within in the cell and primary contact to ensure proper reaction to and reporting of injury and/or illness.
Coordination of shift production reporting and scheduling
Confirmation of part quality prior to and periodically during the shift, including receiving inspection.
Coordination of job assignments based on production needs and/or attendance concerns
Development and monitoring of rotation schedule
Monitoring of efficiency, downtime and scrap
Provide first response to line problems.Document problems, resolve when possible and follow-up with appropriate resource or group to ensure problem is corrected.
Facilitation of efficient meetings to foster continuous improvement and communication.
Facilitation of team through the problem solving process.Document efforts through use of BOS methodology.
Monitoring and Maintenance of 5S in the work place.
Provides daily update on operations to Supervisor.
Perform daily inventory counts for department.
Input OEE daily.
Additional duties may be assigned as needed.

Basic Reading and Comprehension
Basic Math skills
Good organizational skills
Ability to manage multiple priorities
Ability to work effectively alone or in a team environment
Ability to adapt to changing work requirements
Analytical problem solving, facilitation and decision making abilities
Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form
Ability to emulate strong interpersonal skills and effectively interact with people
Demonstrated professional and ethical leader
Ability to motivate high performance of work team
Willing to accept challenges and opportunities of acting in a leadership role
Willing to accept suggestions recommendations for professional development

Come to Work Everyday
Take Responsibility for Every aspect of His/her Work
Partner with Management to Meet Organizational Goals
Facilitate Communication on His/Her Assigned Line
Demonstrate professional and ethical leadership
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
Ability to use measuring and gauging devices
Ability to perform all cell jobs at Takt time
Mechanical aptitude with the ability to learn basic PM and minor machine adjustment

VI. TO APPLY: All Tenneco Employees are eligible to bid on these openings. Complete a job bid application and return to the HR Department on or before the closing date. Job Bids are available by the employee entrance, and in the Human Resources office.


1. Candidates will be evaluated based on the following selection criteria, including:
Attendance: Employees must maintain a "Good"Attendance rating to be considered for the position (minimum of 8 attendance hours)
Performance: Employees must earn an overall "Positive" on their annual Performance Evaluation
Mathematical Evaluation: Employees must score 70%
Interviews.Candidates will be evaluated on competencies: Motivation, Position Knowledge, Change Leadership, Team Leadership, and Communication.

Tenneco is an Equal Opportunity Employer

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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