Job Description

Do you want to be part of a team that aspires to improve the quality of life for others? Are you interested in efficient manufacturing processes that promote sustainability? Do you feel a sense of accomplishment in a job well done? At Carpenter Co., we challenge our employees to learn from and inspire one another – all levels of the company collaborate, communicate and constantly improve to achieve shared success. If that sounds like an environment in which you will thrive, Carpenter Co. could be a great fit for you!

 

 

Carpenter Co has an immediate opening for a 2nd shift Bedding Lead position at our Conover, NC manufacturing plant reporting to the Bedding Supervisor. This position is responsible for assisting the supervisor in directing and guiding operations in the Bedding department in an efficient, safe and quality-focused manner. The Bedding Lead will have daily communication with employees in the plant, department supervisors, other department managers, and plant management.  This position works in a normal manufacturing environment with constant exposure to temperature changes and different noise levels.  

 

Position Description

  • Ongoing communication with the department employees, supervisor, and manager. 
  • Major challenge of the position involves having responsibility to meet objectives.
  • Assist supervisor in coordinating daily production.
  • Coordinate the priorities of material (pick list) to be cut. Control samples from fabricating to point of delivery.
  • Q.C. product in every stage of the production.
  • Assist supervisor in training employees.
  • Coordinate material to be reissued for rushes, missing pieces, or special orders. 
  • Able to take on supervisor's roles when they are not present.    

 

 

Skills/Requirements

  • Prior leadership and management experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems; Analyze information; Develop alternative solutions
  • Exhibit sound judgment; Make timely decisions; Manage employees fairly and consistently
  • Be flexible with work hours
  • Must be able to read and interpret a tape measure.
  • Forklift experience a plus

 

 

 

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including excellent health insurance, generous profit-sharing plan, and much more. We offer long-term career opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. We also offer tuition reimbursement to our employees after 1 year of service. 

 

 

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.

 

Skills / Requirements

Skills/Requirements

  • Prior leadership and management experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems; Analyze information; Develop alternative solutions
  • Exhibit sound judgment; Make timely decisions; Manage employees fairly and consistently
  • Be flexible with work hours
  • Must be able to read and interpret a tape measure.
  • Forklift experience a plus