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Materials Lead

Requisition ID:  107613
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Kentucky (3015)

Danville, KY, United States, 40422

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East..

Job Designation

The Warehouse Materials Lead ensures team goals are met daily for Meggitt's customer requirements. A team lead is expected to act proactively to ensure smooth team operations and effective collaboration.  The team lead ensures equipment is safe for operation and materials needed for work is available at the time of need, while following policies, procedures and safety regulations.


Job Core Responsibilities

  • The main focus of the team leader is to foster team unity and boost the company’s day-to-day efficiency.
  • The team leader works alongside and guides the workforce in a way that encourages teamwork, cooperation, and productivity.
  • Assists all employees when there are issues that stop work flow such as blocked orders, missing paperwork, serial number issues.
  • Manages work flow by moving manpower as needed to ensure all areas are manned to get assigned work completed within the allotted time.
  • Follows and enforces all safety policy, procedures and safety regulations
  • Completes weekly Health and Safety Inspection Report for assigned area
  • Participates and encourages the group in continuous improvement activities on a daily basis
  • Understands and leads by example the 6S requirements for each area.
  • Capable of learning the DLA process, guiding and teaching the team the DLA process and reporting on, discussing, and resolving issues that result in a metric that is below target. (Problem solving skills)
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education : A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.

Certification: Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field 

Years Experience:3 years or more of relevant experience depending on the complexity level of the job

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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