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Paint Line Lead, Manufacturing (Mid Shift)

Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Kansas City, MO, US

Company: Blount International

Work Location : Kansas City, MO (Mfg Plant)   

Functional Area : Manufacturing 

Number of Openings : 1 


Blount International, Inc. has an exceptional opportunity.


We are committed to excellence in our people, products, performance, and profits. We believe our team members are the foundation of our Company's success, and we are committed to continuous improvement and learning, exceptional quality, connecting with our customer, and good relationships with our team members.


Blount International, Kansas City Manufacturing Plant, 4840 East 12th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64127



The Paint Line Lead will assist in coordination and development of all aspects of department including department setup, maintenance of quality control documentation, scheduling. Ensure full-time team members and contingent workers are properly orientated and trained. Provide a communication link between supervision and department personnel and assist manufacturing engineers, supervision, and technicians with improvement projects.



  • Maintain proper operation of the department equipment; Monitor the equipment including checking fluid levels and pressure settings operations(Total Preventitve Maintenance) Coordinate monthy and weekly TPM

  • Ensure proper operator training of full-time team members and contingent workers

  • Provide support for continuous improvement to include training

  • Coordinate department workload and department personnel

  • Coordinate training of department personnel and for personnel from out of the department



  • High school diploma or nationally recognized regionally accredited equivalent required.



  • Must currently have or be able to obtain fork lift license.

  • A minimum of four to six months operating production equipment, or work experience in a related field.

  • Experience training others to perform tasks.

  • Knowledge of department processes preferred.

  • Demonstrated basic computer skills

  • English fluency for safety, training and documentation purposes

  • Basic math skills are required

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work with others in a team environment

  • Stable work history with good employment references

  • Excellent attendance record



Must be available to work on site for the following shift(s):

  • Mid Shift:  Monday - Friday  3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

  • Overtime may be required to fulfill business needs


Blount is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for consumers and professionals operating primarily in two market segments: Forestry, Lawn, and Garden (“FLAG”); and Farm, Ranch, and Agriculture (“FRAG”).  Blount also sells products in the construction markets and is the market leader in saw chain and guide bars for chain saws.  We also supply original equipment manufacturers (OEM) with cutting attachments.


Blount offers products under the brand names of OREGON®, Carlton®, Woods®, KOX, SpeeCo®, ICS®, and Pentruder.  For more information, visit


Blount will only employ those who are legally authorized to work. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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