Kelly Services Production Coordinator-DIRECT HIRE in Taylor, Michigan

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Production Coordinator in our rapidly growing North American operation in Taylor, Michigan.

1st shift, 7a-330p, $40-$45K/year

Job Description:

The Production Coordinator ensures the smooth flow of coffee machine production by maintaining bills of material, and assembly manuals, assisting production staff with diagnosing problems, and coordinating day-to-day production activities. This position works closely with the local Production Supervisor and Production Team Leader, and reports directly to the Plant Manager.

Some examples of work that the Production Coordinator would do in an average week:

  • Assist production testers with a few unusual problems that they can't easily diagnose

  • Update a bill of material and work instruction due to a new part being used in a machine

  • Create new work instruction for upcoming option for machines

  • Organize machine production schedule for the week, checking in with the Sales Assistant on customer prioritization

  • Review production and quality metrics with the Production Supervisor and brainstorm solutions to bottlenecks or other problems

  • Fill in for a few hours in assembly for an unexpected absence

  • Review 5S status of a workstation

  • Propose change to assembly method based on hands-on experiments and train production workers on the new method


The successful candidate must have:

  • At least 5 years of experience in a production environment and have at least a high school degree or equivalent, or 3 years with a higher degree

  • Competence with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot technical and mechanical problems

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Attention to detail

Preference will be given for additional experience or schooling, experience in small manufacturing environments, previous positions where troubleshooting and/or instruction writing were integral parts of the job, experience with ERP systems, and background in 5S.

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