Job Title: Extrusion Team Leader - 3rd Shift

Department: Extrusion Department
Reports To: Extrusion Department
Location: Peculiar, MO Plant

Position Overview

This position works with and assists the Manager in raising the quality and productivity within the department on a day-to-day basis.

Essential Job Functions

  • Schedule and track manufacturing orders through processes and packaging ensuring all paperwork is filled out correctly and scrap is recorded.
  • Coordinate efficient product flow through the department.
  • Manage component inventory within the department.
  • Become familiar with and able to teach all equipment and process in the department.
  • Work directly with other Team Leaders in the department to ensure constant flow throughout the entire department.
  • Prepare and teach other to prepare product and complete tasks in a timely manner without compromising safety and quality.
  • Complete training and certification on each employee within the department.
  • Identify needs and assist in operator development training.
  • Write performance reviews, set goals and log events.
  • Maintain general housekeeping duties within the department.
  • Must comply with company and department rules and procedures.

Non-Essential Job Functions

  • Continue personal and professional development.
  • Fosters positive working relationships.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Previous manufacturing management experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Skill in organization, prioritization and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work without bias.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Team oriented and positive attitude.
  • Must maintain a complete understanding of general tools, gauges and terminology.
  • Must be or able to become certified on every process and piece of equipment within the department.
  • Must be willing to show up a minimum of 15 minutes before shift starts and able to work occasional overtime as needed.
  • Must be a good coach/facilitator.
  • Must promote safety and quality.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to 
No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.