Team Lead

Date: May 25, 2023

Location: St. Paul – Minnesota, US, 55127

Company: Heraeus

Team Lead
Location White Bear Lake
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and cutting-edge technologies to create products used all over the world with one thing in common: World-class quality.

About Heraeus Medevio

Together we improve lives. At Heraeus Medevio, we bring lifesaving and life-changing medical devices to market through partnerships with medical device manufacturing companies. Backed by Heraeus Group, a FORTUNE Global 500 listed company, we are committed to the growth of our teams and organization by providing an open space for open minds.

To reach our vision of improving 100 million lives every year, we foster a culture of curiosity that thrives on challenge, continuous learning, growth, and the opportunity to try new things. With sites in the United States, European Union, and Asia, and over 2,200 employees worldwide, together, we will meet tomorrow's challenges today.


The Following Challenges Await You:

  • Ensure scheduled jobs are met and gives work direction/assignments to assure customer shipment schedule is met. 
  • Supports technical activities and resources to avoid/minimize downtime, set production priorities and resolve manufacturing issues. 
  • Formulates explicit work directions to staff and maintains a visibly organized area.  
  • Drives and supports lean manufacturing methods throughout manufacturing.   
  • Requisitions ordering of manufacturing supplies and raw materials to maintain adequate inventory. 
  • Makes changes to and assures weekly time reporting is accurate. 
  • Assures availability of qualified technical resources on the production floor either through intra-department support or consulting extra-department expense. 
  • Coordinate development of tools and set-up procedures to produce high quality product with minimal setup cycle times. 
  • Initiates process changes to continually improve efficiencies.  Drives continuous improvements throughout the department.   
  • Utilizes established SCP and JIT techniques.  Ensures process capability, new equipment validation, and preventative equipment maintenance to optimize cell performance. 
  • Establishes and maintains records including, but not limited to set-ups, inspections, process control and traceability; handles controlled documents to assure only the most current instructions are available and accessible. 
  • Ensures department budget is met and within goal. 
  • Follows set training program for position and ensures training requirements are up to date.   
  • Manages department staff consistent with established human resource practices, Heraeus Medevio policies and guidelines including hiring, compensation and termination decisions.


Your Profile:

  • 2 - 3 years job shop experience.  
  • Ability to work 3rd shift
  • Solid record of time management/multitasking skills highly desired.  
  • Previous working experience with ISO quality system.
  • Lean manufacturing experience a plus in a regulated environment. 
  • High School Diploma required.  Post secondary technical education preferred.  
  • Can listen attentively to questions, concerns and feedback from coworkers and customers remaining focused on the issue without getting emotionally involved.
  • Can articulate clearly.  Legibly and accurately documents production and management data.   
  • Intermediate computer literacy, blue print reading, tolerance requirements and production capability measures (PpkCpk).  
  • Experience with staff supervision distinguished through consistent display of leadership by example in accordance with Heraeus Medevio's core values.  Ability to anticipate and practice participative management style.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis