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Lead Production Operator in Tempe, AZ at SVS Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SVS Group is currently looking to hire a Production Lead Operator for one of our best Medical Manufacturing Clients here in Tempe, AZ.  You will have typical Production Lead Operating job duties to include:

  • Operate machines maintaining productivity, efficiency and product quality. 
  • Perform visual inspection and testing to ensure all products meet quality standards. 
  • Supervision of operators including 1) assigning machines, 2) break schedules, 3) coaching reports, one-minute lessons and recommending disciplinary action
  • Co-ordination with technicians and QC
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and minor problem solving within the manufacturing process.
  • Perform reports, data collection and coordinate with maintenance for machine errors. 
  • Separate parts from scrap runners by visually examining for: flow lines, long gates, shorts, splaying, flash, etc. As needed, trim and clip excess plastic from parts. 
  • Pick up bins of parts from shelves under injection molding machines 
  • Create labels and transact material movements through ERP system. 
  • Print and distribute work order packages. 
  • Set-up secondary operation work centers.  
  • Involved in cycle counting and physical inventory.  
  • Program and operate weigh scales.  
  • Performance of the department to meet plant-wide goals

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a fast paced manufacturing work environment. Injection molding is a plus. 
  • Previous work experience showing good attendance levels and that used effective problem solving skills is highly desirable. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English; knowledge of techniques, tools, machines, equipment, fixtures, and assembly procedures. 
  • Must have good mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills, intermediate computer skills to generate reports.
  • Able to use basic measurement tools such as calipers.
  • Demonstrate good judgment, decision-making abilities and potential for growth within the company.
  • You must take direction well and you must get along well with others
  • You must have fantastic attendance and punctuality
  • You must be able to work 3rd Shift - Sunday - Thursday 11pm - 7am with overtime on Friday and Saturday if ever needed.