Adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities have an opportunity to whet their appetite for community-based employment at ArcWorks, where they assemble and package materials for local manufacturers. The workshop, located at the Canal Side Business Center, reflects the typical workplace, with supervisors, teams, performance goals, a structured work environment, but most of all a supportive and caring atmosphere. As a Manufacturing Team Lead, you will provide supervision, support and services to individuals with developmental disabilities in obtaining the necessary job skills which will allow them to work independently in community employment through the assembly, production and packaging of contract work for ArcWorks business customers. The Manufacturing Team Lead is responsible for the set-up, production, quality and on-time delivery of customer products as well as accurate and timely completion of required documentation.
Basic computer literacy (e-mail, Internet searches, simple edits to Word documents and Excel spreadsheets)
Ability to read and comprehend written information
Ability to perform simple mathematical calculations
Ability to coordinate and oversee multiple production tasks / jobs simultaneously
Ability to supervise and coordinate the activities of 20 – 25 people
Ability to assess, evaluate and document skills, abilities and areas of improvement
Ability to effectively communicate with people in variety of methods
Ability to communicate in ASL is desirable but not required
The ability to interact and cooperate with all ArcWorks employees
Displays commitment to the future success of individuals we serve, program areas, staff and agency
High school diploma or G.E.D, plus 2 years’ experience in manufacturing/production setting (manufacturing, food service or other applicable field). Experience as Group Leader, Team Leader or Supervisor is preferred but not required. One year experience in working with individuals with developmental disabilities is preferred but not required. Experience in training on one to one basis is preferred.
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