Manufacturing Team Leader - 2nd Shift

Ashley, IN /
TRIN, Inc. – Manufacturing /
Full Time
Directs, supports, trains and schedules Associates in their daily work to meet customer requirements. Assures proper materials are available to produce a high quality product that meets customer requirements.


    • Assist with Associates with training, schedules.
    • Will direct and support Associates.
    • Will take responsibility that Associates have all their materials available to them to produce a high quality product.
    • Provides responsible leadership for all Associates in order to facilitate participation in decision-making and development of individual skills and abilities.
    • Reports machine and equipment malfunction to maintenance personnel.
    • Inspects products to verify conformance to specifications and directs setup and adjustments of machines.
    • Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment.
    • Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
    • Interprets specifications, and job orders to workers, and assigns duties.
    • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.
    • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
    • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
    • Maintains time and production records.
    • Estimates, requisitions, and inspects materials.
    • Confers with other team leaders to coordinate activities of individual departments.
    • Performs activities of workers supervised.
    • Monitors machines and equipment.
    • If applicable, the Associate is responsible for conducting his/her job in a manner that ensures compliance to Part 111 of 1994 P.A. 451,, RCRA and DOT.
    • Other duties, as assigned.


    • Education  
    • High School diploma /GED

    • Experience & Skills 
    • 5+ years manufacturing experience and 1+ years of supervisory experience preferred. 
TRIN Manufacturing, Inc. is a Japanese owned automotive parts supplier, serving the Japanese Transplants (Toyota, Nissan, Subaru, etc.) as well as the domestic OEMs (Ford).  Located in Ashley, Indiana, TRIN Manufacturing, Inc. is a subsidiary company of Tokai-Rika Co. LTD, which is located in Nagoya, Japan.  TRIN Inc. was founded in 1997 and currently employs 225+ people at our Ashley, IN location. We manufacture in-car switches for windows, steering, hazard and seat heater/memory. The TRIN Inc. location is an Automotive Assembly facility.