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Assistant Team Leader – D Shift

Seneca - South Carolina - USA

Mar 18, 2021

Full time


Position Summary

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the ability to be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

Standard Duties as an Assistant Team Leader:

  • Execute and oversee Dock A and Supermarket areas
    • Train and support Dock A and Supermarket Attendant employees
    • Support with KPI metrics
    • Complete and follow up on process flow
    • Support with continuous improvement projects
  • Support Team Leaders in day to day activity as needed.
  • Assistant Team leader will step in as Team Leader backfill when team leader is out of business (ex: call out, vacation, etc).
  • Assistant Team leaders are expected to display the BorgWarner core beliefs in every aspect of their role.
  • Develop effective relationships across all departments and teams.
  • Facilitates communication between team, support groups and management.
  • Expected to perform all the duties as outlined in the PC&L job description.
  • Delegate daily duties to team members and support operator activities as necessary.
  • Coordinate activities to ensure internal and external customer’s needs are met.
  • Support with Monthly Safety training.
  • Support with investigation and documentation for all safety incidents.
  • SAP entries and transactions required as needed.
  • Use appropriate hold tags to process defective parts through nonconforming material procedure.
  • Wear all required PPE and follow safety protocols.
  • Manually loads, unloads, and/or maneuvers materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, baskets, and shelves on foot and by hand as required (see physical requirements).
  • Support 5S / Housekeeping activities as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Standard Duties as a Production Logistics & Controls (PC&L) Associate:

The PC&L Associate is responsible for loading and unloading materials to and from production lines, storage areas, and trailers. The operator is responsible for following the job responsibilities within the plant and/or warehouse while operating in a fast paced environment:

  • Loads product, unloads product, receives product, ship’s product, moves materials at elevated heights, and issues material using system transactions.
  • PC&L Associate will be expected to safely perform all tasks assigned by Leadership including all positions within the Physical Logistics department. 
  • Safely operates all equipment to which the individual is certified (ex):
    • Sit-down Forklifts
    • Stand Up Lifts (Both Reach and Pacer)
    • Tuggers
    • Electric Jacks
  • Reads and understands work instructions and/or follows oral instructions to execute the material flow requirements.
  • Manually loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, baskets, and shelves on foot and by hand as required (see physical requirements).
  • Accurately and timely enters materials transactional information into SAP and other systems as required.
  • Reads electronic and manual bill of materials, pull sheets, pick sheets to retrieve and deliver necessary materials for operations.
  • Support 5S / Housekeeping activities as required.
  • Use appropriate deviation areas, hold tags, to process defective parts through nonconforming material procedure.
  • Loads/Unloads materials into trailers adhering to Dock Safety Protocol.
  • Meet physical logistics KPI’s,  Associate Engagement and Teamwork
  • Adherence to FIFO standards throughout all storage areas and material flow points.
  • Wear all required PPE and follow box cutting safety protocols.

Safety, Health and Physical Requirements:

  • Stand for long periods of time including during operation of stand up lifts.
  • Lifting shoulder high up to 35 lbs. repetitively.
  • Stepping up and down off lift; walking long distances over extended periods.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Repetitive motion activities including but not limited to box cutting, standing, lifting, loading/unloading carts.

All employees are responsible for knowing, understanding and complying with the safety policies and procedures.

Key Competencies

  • Safety
  • Initiative and high sense of urgency
  • Judgement/Decision Making
  • Teamwork/Interpersonal Skills
  • Internal/External Customer Service Orientation
  • Attention to detail and accuracy of work

Education & Experience

High School diploma or GED required


  • SAP/ERP systems, Operation of PIT and Experience in fast paced industrial lean environment
  • 1 year of physical logistics related experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of Dock A and Supermarket Processes preferred

Mathematical Skills:  Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability:  Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:  To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of SAP inventory software, excel spreadsheet software and word processing software

EEO Statement

BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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