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Team Lead A99 (3rd shift 9pm-5:30am) Job

Date: Jan 7, 2021

Location: Assumption, IL, US

Company: AGCO

Job Title: Shipping Team Lead

Department: Shipping A99, 3rd Shift (9pm-5:30am)

Classification: Non-exempt                                    

Reports to: Sr. Production Manager


Job Summary 

The team lead will oversee and coordinate daily activities such as receiving, consolidating, and packaging finished goods, ensuring the efficient delivery of goods to the shipping area, supervising staff, and ensuring the safe operation of the warehouse.  Additionally, the team lead will participate in and lead improvement activities to enhance the efficiency and organization of final shipment for finished goods.


Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure the accurate delivery of material to the shipping area based on the daily shipping schedule.
  • Efficiently and accurately consolidate, package, and prep material for final shipment.
  • Direct and promote a work environment of continuous improvement through proactive process improvement programs.
  • Communicate expectations, assignments, and responsibilities clearly and professionally.
  • Provides quality customer service, interacting with leadership from various departments to mitigate backordering material. 
  • Promote a team environment through effective communication and delegation.


Safety Responsibilities

  • Comply with all safety rules, policies and procedures.
  • Report any unsafe practices and/or conditions to their supervisor.
  • Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE) and report any defective PPE.
  • Report all near-misses, incidents, injuries, illnesses, including mobile equipment or property damage.
  • Participation in the site Safety and Health Program.




Essential Skills  



HS Diploma or GED required


Qualifications and Experience

  • Strong leader and excellent communicator
  • 2+ years of progressively responsible or related experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience in warehouse organization
  • Prior experience in lean manufacturing preferred
  • Knowledge in use of SAP or other related ERP application software preferred
  • Experience with common software required: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and ERP Systems
  • Must be able to influence and communicate to all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to think conceptually with a real commitment to change and continuous improvement


Personal Skills

  • Ability to listen and clearly communicate both verbally & in written format.
  • Above average math skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to analyze data and develop strategic recommendations.
  • Must be capable of understanding all technical issues related to assigned products.
  • The ability to work independently on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Open minded, natural curiosity, and customer, market and product oriented.
  • Achievement/result oriented, consistent, and good organizational skills.


Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee works near large machinery and equipment daily. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The employee is exposed to a variety of extreme conditions including temperatures ranging from 40°F to 105°F.


Physical Demands

The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential job functions of this job.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and frequently required to use hands and fingers to handle or feel; and reach with hands or arms. The employee must be able to stand for up to twelve hours per day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The employee must wear personal protective equipment (i.e. eye protection, hearing protection, safety shoes, gloves, sleeves, etc.)



No travel is expected for this position.


Additional Eligibility Qualifications



AAP/EEO Statement

AGCO is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of inappropriate or unlawful conduct on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other protected group status as provided by law.


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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