Purple Innovations Work Cell Lead in Grantsville, Utah
Work Cell Lead
Grantsville - Grantsville, UT
High School Diploma
Purple combines uber comfort with science-backed technology to make sleep and sit products for everyday life. Their award-winning marketing represents the company's quirky, colorful culture and their over 100 granted and pending patents guarantee that this company is one-of-a-kind. Nestled at the base of the Wasatch mountain range, Purple sits as one of Utah's fastest growing companies. Poised to take over the world — or at least the mattress industry — Purple is looking for the most-rad, ultra-cool, totally-awesome peeps to join the team.
Conducts training of Production Laborers on processes for their assigned production line. As well as performs skill development activities with current Production Laborers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Champion safety rules and regulations
Perform and teach all basic processes and procedures within assigned department including machine operation, change overs, and advanced troubleshooting along with defect identification and inspection
Throughout new Production Laborers’ introductory period, review development of skills, ability, and knowledge of their department and Purple culture with the Line Manager.
Document training on individual training records and training matrix
Update Line Manager on completed and incomplete training
Evaluate all operators in the department for conformance with procedures periodically during the review period
Ensure production flow rates through continuous training of Production Laborers
Work with Line Manager and other trainers to solve training issues
Promote continuous improvement processes and procedures
Give feedback to the Line Manager regarding operator progress and evaluation of skills and abilities
Assists with the implementation of company training programs in assigned department
Maintain accurate data reporting in Purple proprietary software systems
Facilitate work cell process changeover from shift to shift
Works as an operator in various production settings to accomplish production goals
Drive machine efficiency and labor effectiveness
Ability to attend off-shift events. Overtime may be required
Assist line manager in promoting daily quality, safety, and throughput targets
Other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED
1 year of experience in manufacturing processing and/or assembly areas preferred.
6 months as a Purple Employee
Prior experience conducting training in a manufacturing environment is preferred
Basic lean principles and 5S knowledge preferred
Ability to stand for long periods of time (12-hour shifts)
Ability to lift 50 lbs independently
Excellent attendance record
BENEFITS AND PERKS
Medical, Dental, Vision
Earn a Mattress
Amazing Purple Products
WHY WORK AT PURPLE?
Make your mark: We expect that all employees to be innovative and think outside the box. We will empowered you to to perform at this level as you join Purple allowing you to make your mark.
Gain unique experience: Purple is one of the fast growing companies in Utah, which comes with unique opportunities. You get to work directly with decision makers and develop/implement processes.
Awesome culture: Purple focuses on company and individual team culture. Through out the year we host numerous internal events: a stand-out holiday party, BBQ's, birthdays and other fun corporate events
Purple provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.