Hayward Industries

  • Team Leader 2nd Shift

    Job Locations US-TN-Nashville
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3/7/2019 10:51 AM)
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  • Overview

    Hayward Industries is the world’s leading manufacturer and marketer of residential and commercial swimming pool equipment, with strong markets in the U.S., Canada, France, Spain, Italy, Australia and over 60 other countries. Our success with innovative new products and new markets is creating opportunities for dynamic and challenging careers in a number of areas.


    For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to customers’ needs and builds in innovation during the design and manufacturing process. The corporate goal is to become the around the world brand of choice for residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.  The company, which has built its brand on innovation, energy-efficiency, safety and reliability, includes such brands asOmniLogic®,EcoStar®,TriStar®,Super Pump®,ColorLogic®,CAT Controllers®,AquaRite®andNavigator® Pro.


    We invite motivated professionals to share our vision of new growth and product innovation. For consideration please apply on-line at http://careers-haywardnet.icims.com/


    Hayward is currently seeking a Team Leader for our 2nd Shift.  The Team Leader will lead and provide direction to our 2nd shift assembly hourly team members in the areas of safety, production and quality.  Primary responsibilities include daily shift organization and communication with employees to ensure maximum shift output and efficiencies while following all safety policies and procedures.




    • Monitor production processes for compliance and best practice.
    • Train assembly team members according to standard work.
    • Facilitate production in the assembly areas to the best possible "lean" environment. Participate in three Lean/Kaizen events annually.
    • Use lean tools to improve production output and process.
    • Conduct employee safety training and ensures LOTO procedures are followed.
    • Insure that all operators perform their duties in a safe and efficient manner, and all PPE is worn at all times.
    • Enter maintenance work orders for machine repair as needed.
    • Lead assembly employees in stretching exercises 2 times per work schedule to reduce tiring and work related injuries.
    • Supervise employees to ensure timely return from breaks and/or lunch period. 
    • Monitor all assembly parts to insure quality products.
    • Have a working knowledge of all set­up operations, tooling, gauges, and operations.
    • Execute lock down procedures to ensure plant is safe and secure during shift.
    • Notify supervisor and Human Resources Manager of all employee relations issues, complete required HR forms and approve employee time-off requests.
    • Drive fork-lift as needed in absence of material handler.
    • Act as first responder for all first-aid type situations.
    • Demonstrate problem solving skills.
    • 2nd Shift Team Leader hours are:  Monday - Friday, 2:00pm - 10:30pm with overtime as needed/scheduled.
    • $1.00/hr. shift differential






    • Minimum of 2 years of assembly manufacturing related experience
    • Minimum 3 - 5 years Team Leader/Line Supervisory experience.



    • High School Diploma or GED. 1 ­year certificate from a college or technical school, AS preferred


    Competency Statements


    • Accountability  - ­ Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
    • Accurate - ­ Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
    • Communication, Oral ­ - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word. Communication, Written ­ Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
    • Creative  - ­ Ability to think in such a way as to produce a new concept or idea.
    • Customer Oriented  - ­ Ability to take care of the customers’ needs while following company procedures. Decision Making ­ Ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures.
    • Detail Oriented ­-  Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
    • Diversity Oriented  - ­ Ability to work effectively with people regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or job type.
    • Empathetic  - ­ Ability to appreciate and be sensitive to the feelings of others.
    • Energetic  - ­ Ability to work at a sustained pace and produce quality work.
    • Ethical  - ­ Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.

    • Goal Oriented  ­-  Ability to focus on a goal and obtain a pre­determined result.
    • Honesty/Integrity  - ­ Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
    • Initiative  ­-  Ability to make decisions or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goal.
    • Judgment  - ­ The ability to formulate a sound decision using the available information.
    • Leadership  -  ­ Ability to influence others to perform their jobs effectively and to be responsible for making decisions.
    • Management Skills  - ­ Ability to organize and direct oneself and effectively supervise others.
    • Motivation  - ­ Ability to inspire oneself and others to reach a goal and/or perform to the best of their ability. Organized ­ Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task. Patience ­ Ability to act calmly under stress and strain, and of not being hasty or impetuous.
    • Presentation Skills  - ­ Ability to effectively present information publicly.
    • Problem Solving  - ­ Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work­related problems.



    • MicroSoft Office,  Google Mail, AS/400, and MRP production schedules
    • CPR/First Aid Certified or ability to pass certification within first 30 days of employment.
    • Current, valid TN drivers license.
    • Fork-lift Certification or ability to pass certification with first 30 days of employment.
    • Ability to read blueprints and micrometers.
    • Mechanical aptitude
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.




    • Ability to stand and walk continuously over an 8 hour shift.
    • Sit occasionally
    • Use fingers, hands, arms and shoulders to perform duties
    • Steel-toe shoes required
    • Safety glasses at all times while on production floor
    • Hearing Protection required at all times while on production floor









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