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Lead Person


Job Summary

Salt Lake City, UT
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Lead Person

About the Job


Henkel´s Laundry & Home Care brands have been trusted by generations of families. To maintain the trusted quality it takes constant innovation, sound research, cutting-edge product development, smart marketing and sales. Above all, it takes people who share our passion and embrace change. What do you strive for?

WHY WORK WITH US? We know that people are the key to our success. In our organization, your ideas and suggestions matter. We want you to apply your skills in a variety of ways so that you are constantly learning and never bored. With us you will invest in yourself, be recognized, and grow. WHO WE ARE! Henkel & Sun Products are building a brighter future together! As a leader in the laundry and home care market we are proud to welcome Sun Products to Henkel. With our combined portfolio of well-known brands – including Henkel’s Persil® and Purex® and Sun Products ‘all®, and Snuggle® – together we are better able to serve our customers and consumers.

What we offer

Lead and/or participate in project teams related to Lean, quality, safety or other plant/production initiatives.
Lead safety initiatives and continually assess how to improve safety in the plant.
Resolve basic employee relation issues and understand how and when to escalate.
Train associates on how to properly perform all tasks and delegate work as appropriate.
Update boards and delegate related tasks.
Generate shift reports, analyze data and present summaries/findings as needed.
Lead pre-shift, safety and quality meetings.
Troubleshoot the lines for problems and implement corrective actions.
Fill in for Team Manager and perform Team Manager tasks when required.
Ensure shop floor is clean and organized at all times.
Continually assess and recommend corrective actions that will improve processes.
Actively initiate and execute on process/procedure changes and daily tasks.
Proactively interact with other teams and departments to get issues resolved.
Coordinate for changeovers and quality issues.
Fill in for operators by running machinery and making minor repairs.
Verify quality checks to ensure that all quality standards are met.


Who we are looking for

Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Previous lead and/or supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment required. Previous maintenance experience for maintenance leads.
Demonstrated ability to consistently execute on required tasks/expectations and act as a change agent.
Demonstrated process improvement thinking required – think through and solve problems, generate new and creative solutions and articulate improvement ideas. Experience participating in process improvement events (Lean) highly desired.
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Power Point and Outlook required. Experience with SAP or another ERP system highly preferred.
Experience preparing/delivering presentations and leading meetings required.
Excellent math skills/mechanical aptitude.
Excellent team building and human relations skills. Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
Apply online if this sounds like your next challenge. Refer to the job ID mentioned above and get one step closer to starting your new job at Henkel.
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