2nd Shift Line Leader Craft 

LOCATION: Hanover / Pennsylvania (US-PA), United States | BRAND: Sheppard | REQUISITION ID: 1132 | JOB GRADE: 10 


Founded in 1937, R.H. Sheppard Co. Inc. has a rich history of innovative design and American manufacturing excellence. Headquartered in Hanover, Pa., our dedicated team of over 700 employees supply components for the trucking and transportation industry worldwide. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and a proud member of Knorr-Bremse.

Whatever your career path – whether it’s product innovation through engineering, working directly with our customers, manufacturing quality products or supporting our business in some other way, Sheppard – a Bendix CVS Company – delivers. Visit us online at www.rhsheppard.com/careers



 Functional Responsibilities:

In addition to working the production line, the Line Leader will assist his/her Production Team Leader with the following responsibilities captioned below and they are considered essential job functions:

  • Work the department production line
  • Transfer the relevant information from shift to shift to secure good communication
  • Lead the Daily Routine Management Meetings
  • Update and monitor the daily indicators
  • React in real time according to any deviation and launch first actions (e.g. QR6S, Quick Fix)
  • Ensure material availability on the line
  • Monitor and track scrap parts and involve VS Quality if necessary
  • Monitor safety, work instructions discipline, standard work and 5S
  • Support the team members in case of any problem
  • Support problem solving activities through the QR6S methodology
  • Help team members to clarify suggestions and monitor implementation
  • Training of operators on each workstation and validation of skill level
  • Other duties as assigned; required to be very flexible in their daily job assignments

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements: 

General shop and machine tool noise, dirt, grease, and coolants from the operation of machine and equipment.  Normal working position is standing, climbing, and walking throughout the plant.  Repetitive lifting/moving is required.  The weight can range anywhere from 1 to 125 lbs. in which proper lifting/moving techniques are required. 

Working Hours:

Monday through Thursday 4pm-2am core hours + overtime

What does Sheppard have to offer you? 

Paid Time-Off
Paid Holidays
Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents
Dental & Vision Insurance
Life, STD & LTD
Life Assistance Program