Lead Team Tech - Weekend Only - Part Time

at NSK Americas in Dyersburg, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

NSK Steering Systems America (NSSA) is a worldwide leader in steering system technology, proudly supplying the North America automotive industry. Our Dyersburg, TN location is looking for an experienced Weekend ONLY Part-Time Team Lead (12hr Shift Saturday & Sunday 6a to 6p).

The weekend Lead manages performance, production, safety, etc. for a weekend team of 15 to 20 associates. The hourly rate is $17.50 per hour. This position reports directly to the Manufacturing Team Leader.

+ Accurate KPI data collection and analysis.

+ Prioritization and facilitation of improvement activities.

+ Achieve line or shift KPI’s

+ Schedule and coordinate Lead Team Technician and Team Technician activities.

+ Coach and mentor Team Members; Plan Team Member development.

+ Assure safety in the workplace, practices and housekeeping; investigate and correct near misses and accidents

+ Facilitate problem solving activities. Shift Responsibility: encompass maintenance work order prioritization and direct labor prioritization/reassignment.

+ Prepare and conduct effective performance feedback, evaluations and corrective actions.

+ Conduct on a regular basis team building activities.

+ Assure quality of the product and effective containment of non-conforming product

+ Monitors and maintains weekend crew attendance, performance and activities such as training to include new hire training. This position is responsible for maintaining the work schedule, absenteeism, mandatory training, etc.

+ Any other projects and assignments as delegated by the Manufacturing Section Leader

+ Facilitate effective communication between shifts and work groups.

+ This position as well as all positions within NSK STEERING SYSTEMS AMERICA, Inc. are responsible for adhering to our Vision, Mission and Values including Continuous Improvement, Good Housekeeping Practices, Safety in everything we do and adherence to our Environmental Procedures and Policies.

+ To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


+ Ability to coach, develop & empower others; drive innovation; facilitate change and delegate

+ Proficient and effective communication skills to include both written and verbal

+ Proficient Computer skills required (Office 365 Suite)

+ Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve

+ Be assertive, self-motivated and work well under fast-paced situations

+ Must be able to give and receive constructive criticism; hold self and others accountable

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE – We’d love to hear from people with:

+ At least 2 years Management/Supervisory experience “Managing and/or Supervising Others”

+ Experience in automotive manufacturing is desired


+ While performing the duties of this job, the Manager is regularly required to stand 12 hours per work day. The Supervisor is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, hand, or feel; and talk to hear. The Supervisor is occasionally required to sit and reach with arms and hands. Occasionally lifting/or moving up to 40lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Other requirements may apply.

+ Paid Holidays

+ Bonus Plan

+ Uniforms & Laundry Service Provided at no cost

+ Safety Shoe Program

+ Wellness Program

+ Paid Parental Leave

+ Adoption Assistance

+ Employee Assistance Program

+ Competitive Salary

+ Employee Discounts

+ Company Mobile Provided

NSK is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, genetic information, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following website:

ID: 2021-4536

External Company Name: NSK Americas

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Street: 2962 Fort Hudson Rd.

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Job Posting: JC196584486

Posted On: Nov 04, 2021

Updated On: Dec 19, 2021