Line Lead Operator in Chicago, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 7/2/2019

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    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Line Lead Operator

Job Description Summary:

The role of the Line Operator is assisting the Assistant Production Supervisor and the Production Supervisor in overseeing and supervising the production output of the production line that they are assigned to while meeting on time delivery to our customers. It is their responsibility to ensure that Quality standards are met daily.  They are participating in the implementation of productivity improvements, reduce cost and scrap rate, minimize equipment downtime, ensure worker’s safety and food safety requirements are maintained. The Line Operator reports to and collaborates with Assistant Production Supervisor and with the Production Supervisor in all duties below: The candidate must be able to make challenging decisions to support organizational initiatives.


  • Oversees the daily activities required to process the current production jobs.
  • Supervise the production line.
  • Reviews the daily production schedule with the Assistant Production Supervisor and the Production Supervisor.
  • Coordinates workflow to ensure optimal use of resources with the lowest labor cost.
  • Supervises the employees for meeting acceptable efficiency and production standards.
  • Develop and mentor staff through, open communication, training and development opportunities and performance management processes; build and maintain employee morale and motivation.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives in the production area. Report production improvements and failures and recommend solutions.
  • Processes work regarding deadlines, quality assurance guideline, and production scheduling

Skills / Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Regular attendance is required:

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

  • The production Supervisor is required to work in an environment that is wet, very humid, and undergoes extreme temperature changes, from very hot to room temperature
  • Lift up to 50 lbs. throughout the day
  • Standing or walking through the entire day
  • Bending and stooping
  • Pushing and pulling pallet jacks. 

Bilingual Preferred


Bedford Park, IL 60638

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.