Career Opportunity Detail

Manufacturing Team Lead 1 St. Louis

Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Job Category: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 04/20/2017
Job Description

ControlTech Automation is a world-class electrical equipment manufacturer providing industrial control integration solutions for packaging, process, facilities, utilities, and other industrial applications. Design Group is a leading engineering, systems integration, and technology consulting firm, capable of providing complete operating solutions for consumer products, life sciences, and other industrial sectors. Our organization is staffed by almost 1,000 engineering and technical specialists, operating from over 30 offices in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

We are focused on providing our professionals with opportunities for leadership and career advancement within a thriving work environment and a unique “people-centric” culture. We offer a robust, centralized learning and development program to improve the career experience for every professional.

  • - Leading a team of manufacturing professionals and managing the production schedule
  • - Training, evaluating work performance, and providing feedback to manufacturing professionals
  • - Participating in strategy formulation by providing production metrics to the management team
  • - Ensuring successful implementation of various management decisions
  • - Handling technical and administrative issues that arise
  • - Performing special tasks as directed by the Manufacturing Manager
  • - Implement continuous improvement activities that support Barry-Wehmiller’s Lean Manufacturing initiatives and Safety Covenant

Bachelor’s degree in an engineering-related field preferred; minimum of Associate’s degree required

  • - Five or more years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment desired, preferably in electrical equipment
  • - Lean manufacturing experience preferred
  • - Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required
  • - Knowledge of MS Office Word, Excel, and Outlook required

Design Group offers a team focused work environment with a competitive salary, performance based incentive pay, and benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, and 401(k) with matching contributions.


No travel required


We are currently recruiting professionals local to our St. Louis office. Relocation assistance is not provided.

  • - Design Group is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V
  • - All applicants must be authorized to work in the US.
  • - Pre-Employment Drug Screening is part of our employment process
  • - This organization uses E-Verify.
Contact Information

To apply for this position, please click the “Click Here to Apply” button below and attach your resume and/or cover letter. A Design Group Recruiter will contact you within 5-10 business days if your qualifications meet the requirements of the position.

Design Group operates as an independent and autonomous unit of Barry-Wehmiller Companies, a leading supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology across a broad spectrum of industries. With more than 11,000 team members spread among 100-plus locations around the globe, we remain united by a common belief: we can use the power of our business to build a better world. For more information, visit our CEO’s blog at

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