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Location: Hanover, PA (Plant), Pennsylvania, United States 
Requisition ID: 54708 

Schindler stands for mobility. Mobility needs experts.
Join our team in Hanover, PA (Plant).

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators, and related services. Schindler mobility solutions move one billion people every day all over the world. Behind the company's success are over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries.

With U.S. Headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey, Schindler Elevator Corporation is the North American operating entity of the Switzerland-based Schindler Group. Schindler is one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. Schindler employs over 5,000 people in more than 230 locations in North America. The company specializes in latest-technology engineering as well as mechanical and micro-technology products designed and rigorously tested for comfort, efficiency and reliability. Schindler products can be found in many well-known buildings throughout the US, including 4 World Trade Center, the Bank of America Tower and the Marriott Marquis in New York, Cowboys Stadium in Dallas and the Cleveland Clinic in Las Vegas.

Work Group Lead - Assembly

Mobility is the goal

Provides technical services in a discipline of specialization.  Provides technical expertise under the direction or guidance of Functional Manager / Engineer.  Oversees operations, machinery, functions or activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, condition and, quality. Has authority through functional manager to lead teams, processes or projects.  Determines manner and sequence of operations/set-ups/processing/scheduling within limits of authority and may provide direction to associates.  Directs processing of parts and / or equipment.  Compiles and prepares records, creates charts, communicates results and data.   Prepares composite reports from individual reports of subordinates. Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency.  Adjusts errors and complaints, suggests and implements corrective procedures. 



Conducts safety audits and inspections.  Inputs safety improvement suggestions.

Works as a production employee in assembly as needed.

Insures all work group members are trained properly

Plans daily work, schedules overtime, adjusts manpower within work group

Coordinates assembly and packing of material on assembly lines according to the factory schedule

Monitor open 500 Orders/Cat Sales daily and ensure they are packed and shipped on time.  Address 500 order issues related to packing, inspecting, etc.

Verify Daily Operator Takt sheets are filled out and turned in.

Monitor stock within the work cells and conduct inventory audits as necessary

Provide input to update work instructions and validate processes.


Mobility needs you

Requires the use of shop mathematics together with the used of complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables, and various types of precision measuring instruments and/or the training generally applicable in a particular or specialized occupation. Equivalent to 1 to 3 years applied trades training. Over 1 year up to and including 3 years of experience.


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