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Manufacturing Lead – 2nd ShiftApply Now


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TEQ is a leader in the design and manufacturing of thermoformed devices and plastic packaging for the medical and pharmaceutical markets. TEQ is ideally suited to help medical device manufacturers meet the unique demands associated with medical packaging engineering, testing and validation, and supply chain optimization.


Job Duties and Responsibilities 
  1.  Manages the assigned production processes for his/her assigned shift.
  2. Ensures scheduled machines are in continuous operation per product specifications and with correct labor.
  3. Ensures quality production output is achieved for the duration of the shift.
  4. Verifies required production and quality paperwork on a timely basis.
  5. Keeps management informed on the status of production. Reports daily shift activity.
  6. Ability to set-up and fine-tune inline and offline thermoforming equipment for operation per job specifications.
  7. Engages machines to produce thermoformed parts and maintain continuous operation.
  8. Performs troubleshooting and quality control checks.
  9. Performs routine maintenance on equipment.
  10. Completes Lot Card production records and generates production labels.
  11. Works with Quality Assurance and Operators to resolve quality issues.
  12. Leads production, assigns tasks, and directs staff.
  13. Maintains a safe, clean and organized work area


Physical and Visual Activities/Demands:
  1. Standing, walking, bending, reaching, reading, writing and talking
  2. Lifting up to 50 pounds


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  1. Good leadership skills
  2. Ability to continuously lift, reach, stand, and walk throughout the day
  3. Good vision
  4. Attention to detail
  5. Good written and verbal communication skills
  6. Good manual dexterity and agility


  1. High school Diploma or equivalent
  2. 1 year previous production line experience preferred
  3. 1 year experience in a lead/supervisory role


Machines, Tools, and Equipment
  1. Thermoforming machines
  2. Form, Fill, Seal equipment
  3. Trim, weld presses
  4. Hand held tools
  5. Measuring equipment


Environmental Demands:
  1. Exposure to heat, toxic fumes, greases, and lubricants
  2. Controlled production environment



All full time TEQ employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package which includes a choice between two conventional medical plans or an HSA.  In addition, you may choose group dental, 2 levels of vision coverage and supplemental life insurance. 

TEQ provides basic Group Life, Holidays, Vacation and Personal Days, generous 401k match, Health Club reimbursement, prescription safety glasses, safety shoe allowance, and tuition assistance.


If you are qualified and seeking the next step in your career, please click the Apply Now button at the top of the page. 

Paper applications are also accepted on site.

TEQ is an equal opportunity employer for veterans and disabled individuals.

TEQ is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email hr@teqnow.com.  If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Kim Tennison at 847.961.7302 or ktennison@teqnow.com. This telephone line and email address is reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a response.