Lead Production (Compounding)


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  52360
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!


Stratasys is leading the global shift to additive manufacturing with innovative 3D printing solutions for industries such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products and healthcare. Through smart and connected 3D printers, polymer materials, a software ecosystem, and parts on demand, Stratasys solutions deliver competitive advantages at every stage in the product value chain. The world’s leading organizations turn to Stratasys to transform product design, bring agility to manufacturing and supply chains, and improve patient care.


The Production Lead will assist the production leadership in the daily coordination of work activities and the development of production employees. 


In this role you will ensure that safety, quality, policies and procedures are followed; production scheduled are achieved; and be the lead assembler on the assigned product work cell.


What you will be doing:

  • Ensure production team conformance to safety procedures through daily monitoring, documenting of issues and preventative action
  • Ensure product quality requirements are met and that the production team follows all the production processes
  • Lead the production team to ensure daily and weekly production schedules are met
  • Escalate production issues cross-functionally per established processes
  • Lead the production team to ensure daily and weekly production scheduled are met
  • Lead and engage the production team in daily Tier 1 meetings and communication issues to Tier 2 meetings


As a part of Stratasys, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. 


Must have for this role:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 8+ years of experience in manufacturing
  • ERP System knowledge


Nice to have:

  • Experience in Project Management
  • Experience with LEAN manufacturing


Travel required: 0%


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.


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