DISH is a Fortune 200 company with more than $15 billion in annual revenue that continues to redefine the communications industry. Join our Manufacturing team with your high energy and desire to achieve at our state-of-the-art facilities in Spartanburg, SC, El Paso, TX, and Englewood, CO. Our teams ensure the high quality condition of millions of satellite receivers and remote controls by using innovative diagnostic tools and automated equipment to test, refurbish, and redistribute hardware to customers.
The Lead Production Associate directly assists the Production Supervisor in the day-to-day operations of a cell or multiple cells. It requires the ability to train employees as well as identify and resolve issues, concerns, and operational problems. The position requires a high level of understanding of all job roles and functions throughout the production floor and the ability to apply written standards in every area. The Lead Production Associate will be an advocate for quality control and process compliance, providing guidance to the team to ensure quality standards.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Support the production plan by filling in for missing personnel, accomplishing work results, driving established priorities, monitoring progress, revising schedules, resolving problems, and reporting results of the processing flow to the shift supervisor.
SKILLS, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIREMENTS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is not a comprehensive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, ability to adjust focus, read and interpret documents and instructions; frequent identification of letters, numbers, and symbols in a technology environment. The employee must have the ability to use a keyboard and equipment typically found in a manufacturing/warehouse work setting. Individuals must have the ability to lift 45 lbs. and stand for long periods of time and the ability to operate a pallet jack loaded with receivers.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position works in/near moving mechanical parts and may be in a non-temperature controlled work environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.