Materials Team Captain

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: Austin, TX, US, 78728

Company: Dover Corporation

Job Requisition ID: 35101 

Department: Manuf. & Operations (DEPT_MFGOP) 


Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), comprised of the most trusted names in the fuel industry, are global leaders in driving innovation for over 100 years. DFS, the industry's 1st end-to-end fueling solution, provides advanced fuel-dispensing equipment, including systems and payment, automatic tank gauging and wet stock-management solutions. The DFS business is comprised of industry leading brands including Tokheim, Wayne Fueling Systems, Fairbanks, ProGauge, ClearView and OPW Fuel Management Systems. We lead every market we serve with focused expertise, progressive thinking and customer-inspired innovation in order to push the boundaries of performance for our customers and shareholders. To learn more about DFS, visit www.doverfuelingsolutions.com. DFS is part of the Fluids segment of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV).


Position Responsibilities:

  • Foster an environment that empowers and holds employees accountable for maintaining a safe work environment; monitor and enforce all safety procedures, PPE, 5S, and continuous improvement tools.
  • Support the 2Bin system process
  • Develops schedules and manpower requirements for assigned areas.
  • Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. 
  • Owns the Tier 2 boards keeping them updated to support management team for strategic decisions.
  • Adapt and react quickly to changes based on Customer delivery requirements.
  • Analyze and resolve work problems, through assisting material handlers for continuous improvement.
  • Support managers on the employee performance reviews.
  • Owns the employees timecards controls.
  • Recommend training and development of existing personnel skills.
  • Work with the maintenance department to ensure all production machines are repaired and  promptly ready.
  • Take the lead in resolving quality issues and problems.
  • Ensure inventory accuracy on production floor, partner with warehouse to resolve inventory issues.
  • Recommend process improvement measures for cost reductions to improve material handling methods, equipment performance, quality of products and working conditions.
  • Owns the 5S program (organization of tooling, work stations) in assigned area.
  • Champion the company’s Vision, Mission and Culture Characteristics in every action and decision.


The successful candidate will have/possess:

  • Experience in a materials / logistics roles
  • Experience in manufacturing environment
  • A leadership style that is inclusive, communicative and data driven
  • Recognized by peers as a technical leader
  • Customer focused, both internal and external
  • Ability to collaborate in a cross-functional team environment
  • Strong organizational skills; ability to manage multiple complex situations daily
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Oracle and Microsoft Office suite of tools, including Outlook, Word, and Excel


Qualification Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equilivent
  • 3+ years of experience leading teams
  • Ability and willingness to stand for a minimum of 8 - 12 hours per day, and lift up to 40lbs unassisted as required


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Texas : Austin


Nearest Major Market: Austin

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