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Director, Sales Outdoor & Recreation

Newell Brands Inc.

Newell Brands Inc.

Sales & Business Development
Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2024
Production Lead

Job Number:

2106436 United States-Virginia-Forest
Position Title: Production Lead
Reports to: Supervisor
Location: Forest VA
Shift: 2nd Shift

Company Conformance Statements:

In the performance of their respective tasks and duties all employees are expected to conform to the following:

  • Perform quality work within guidelines, deadlines, and processes with or without direct supervision.
  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers, and suppliers.
  • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments.
  • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations.
  • Perform all required duties as assigned and to the best of your ability.


Key Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for performing a variety of manual operations to expected productivity standards in support of the functions and processes within the Production Department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the overall operation of production; including, training, directing, and developing employees in department processes and procedures.
  • Monitoring new and veteran employees and reporting performance concerns.
  • Providing input for reviews to Operations Leader and acting as primary point of contact on the floor in the absence of Operations Leader.
  • Ensuring departmental flow of raw materials in and finished goods out.
  • Analyzing and improving current department processes.
  • Developing and achieving performance goals and objectives.
Any other duties assigned by Leadership
  • Minimum Qualifications:


- High school diploma or equivalent

  • Previous production and/or manufacturing experience is strongly preferred
  • Previous lead/supervisory/or training experience or the demonstrated ability to effectively train others required.
  • Computer experience a plus. Microsoft Word and Excel are strongly preferred.
  • Ability to exert physical effort for weights generally up to 60 lbs.
  • Ability to read and write in the English language is required.


    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to successfully prioritize one's own work and the work of others in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to relate well to others using strong communication, interpersonal, leadership and related skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving analytical and organizational skills, including strong attention to detail.

Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play.