Martinrea is seeking applicants for Production Team Leaders at their facility in TUSCALOOSA, Alabama. Martinrea is a diversified global automotive supplier engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of metal parts, assemblies and modules, complex fluid management systems and aluminum products.


PAY: $21.52 - $24 PER HOUR



  • Assist the Supervisor to assign/delegate tasks to operators, set-up technicians and forklift drivers
  • Assist the supervisor to ensure that all appropriate documentation is being completed correctly; Quality alerts, inspection sheets, production reports, product identification, traceability, operator instructions, packaging instructions, etc.
  • Monitor production output of operators, inform supervisor of any potential problems related to equipment and processes to minimize unnecessary downtime
  • To ensure that all equipment and tools are maintained properly so there is no interruption of production and to minimize unnecessary downtime
  • Analyze downtime to identify and provide resolutions on all problems as required
  • Minimize costs of operating through proper planning and efficient use of all available resources
  • To ensure that all first off/last off procedures are being followed at all times, notify the supervisor of any infractions sign off
  • Ensure LPA’s are performed as per schedule, follow up and communicate, close all outstanding issues within a reasonable time frame
  • Troubleshoot cells that are not efficient and to communicate to the Supervisor
  • Monitor/accountable for efficiencies;
  • Monitor production boards
  • Required to fill in for team members on production line as needed.
  • Accountable for scrap in the area of responsibility
  • Responsible for ensuring all training within the department is completed in a timely manner, documented and posted. Provide on the job training and retraining as required.
  • Evaluate operator performance, utilizing performance evaluation sheets and make recommendations to the Supervisor
  • Ensuring end of shift reports are filled out at each shift for their areas
  • Oversee approximately 15-25 people
  • To train, develop, mentor and discipline subordinates to ensure a productive, efficient and competent workforce to meet scheduled requirements in a safe work environment


  • 5-7 years of experience in Production & Manufacturing environment, experience in leading a team
  • Ability to work independently and draw from experience with minimal supervision
  • Strong knowledge of the production process
  • Good understanding of Occupational Health & Safety Act and Regulations


  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance.
  • Safety shoe and prescription safety glasses reimbursement.
  • Supplier discounts.
  • Tuition reimbursement and training opportunities.


Equal Opportunity Employer

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