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Stanley Black and Decker Group Leader - Drawer Fabrication - 1st Shift in Holliston, Massachusetts


Participates in and actively supports corporate programs and initiatives; understands, supports and upholds Company policies and procedures. Manages the daily operation of the shift under direction from the Supervisor, maintaining LISTA's quality and safety standards. Directs employees in a variety of duties to complete the manufacture of products, working from customer orders, blue prints, verbal and written instructions. Uses judgement to plan, perform, make decisions and improvements as to the sequence of operations and processes in coordination with other departments. Guides employees in the department, distributes work schedule to employees, advises on policies, elevates employee problems, and conducts department meetings. Ensures that the department and equipment is being operated and maintained in a safe, clean and orderly condition, in accordance with safety procedures. Manages and performs work within the department as needed to meet business needs. Ability to organize and coordinate tasks; inspect, estimate, interpret and use judgement. Wears and ensures proper PPE is supplied to employees and worn appropriately at all times. Ensures equipment and machinery is working properly and safely notifies maintenance with issues. Ability to work with Detail Fabrication to get MRP/Kanban parts punched. Collaborates with other Dept Leads/Supervisors to coordinate daily production needs. Performs or assists with preventive maintenance of equipment. Performs other duties as required or directed.

Knowledge and Skills:

High school education or equivalent preferred Requires 1-2 year’s experience in a related job; 3-5 years in similar metal fabrication environment preferred Significant knowledge of sheet metal manufacturing processes such as punching, bending and resistance welding Solid mechanical ability and prior machine operator experience Working knowledge of Kanban system Must be able to drive fork truck throughout plant Must be able to make sound, fair, and consistent decisions regarding department operations Must be able to read and interpret blue prints which are in English and operate basic measuring instruments Ability to use hand, air, and electric powered tools and drive material moving equipment Ability to lead employees in a fair and consistent manner Ability to set up machine and tooling for employees Working knowledge of tooling and fixtures within equipment Working knowledge of the Peer (drawer welding machine) / Back Line Good communication skills

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to read, write, understand and communicate clearly in English as it pertains to the job

  • Ability to perform basic math calculations

  • Must be able to continuously walk/stand 4 – 12 hours daily

  • Must be able to perform frequent lifting up to 33 lbs independently and more with assistance

  • Must be able to frequently push/pull product on carts, racks, pallets and shelves

  • Must be able to work in a plant with seasonal fluctuations of indoor climate (heat)

  • Must be able and willing to work overtime as needed including weekdays and weekends.

We Don’t Just Build The World, We Build Innovative Technology Too.

Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means working in an innovative, tech-driven and highly collaborative team environment supported by over 58,000 professionals in 60 countries across the globe. Here, you’ll get the unique chance to impact some of the world’s most iconic brands including STANLEY TOOLS, DEWALT, CRAFTSMAN, MAC TOOLS and Black + Decker. Your ideas and solutions have the potential to reach millions of customers as we work together to write the next chapter in our history. Come build with us and take your career to new heights.

Who We Are

We’re the World’s largest tool company. We’re industry visionaries. We’re solving problems and advancing the manufacturing trade through innovative technology and our Industry 4.0 Initiative. We are committed to ensuring our state-of-the-art “smart factory” products and services provide greater quality to our customers & greater environmental and social value to our planet. We are unique in that we have a rich and storied history dating back to 1843, but that hasn't stopped us from evolving into a vibrant, diverse, global growth company.

Benefits & Perks

You’ll get a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits plan that includes medical, dental, life, vision, wellness program, disability, retirement benefits, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Time Off, including paid vacation, holidays & personal days, and tuition reimbursement. And, of course, discounts on Stanley Black & Decker tools and products and well as discount programs for many other vendors and partners.

What You’ll Also Get

Career Opportunity: Career paths aren’t linear here. Being part of our global company with 60+ brands gives you the chance to grow and develop your skills along multiple career paths.

Learning & Development:

Our lifelong learning philosophy means you’ll have access to a wealth of state-of-the-art learning resources, including our Lean Academy and online university (where you can get certificates and specializations from renowned colleges and universities).

Diverse & Inclusive Culture:

We pride ourselves on being an awesome place to work. We respect and embrace differences because that’s how the best work gets done. You’ll find we like to have fun here, too.

Purpose-Driven Company:

You’ll help us continue to make positive changes in the local communities where we work and live as well as in the broader world through volunteerism, giving back and sustainable business practices.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.

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