Production Lead Shipping Day Shift

Job overview

  • Deadline: Not set
  • Country: United States of America
  • Location: Alachua, Florida
  • Job-ID: R0026884
  • Job category: Supply Chain & Logistics
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Sandvik Mining & Rock Solutions in Alachua, FL is looking for

Production Lead Shipping Day Shift

Are you a Production Lead Shipping who wants to develop your career in the field of mining? If you have Production Lead Shipping experience in the mining industry and a background in heavy equipment, drilling and blasting, Sandvik Mining & Rock Solutions wants to speak with you!

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment, tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry. The product offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.

Key performance areas

The Production Lead Shipping Day Shift directs and helps coordinate daily shipping activities with assigned team at the Alachua plant, including all shifts, to achieve the production plans. Performs duties associated with picking, packing and shipment of surface drill rigs and parts while also providing support to the Production Manager.

Additionally, the Production Lead Shipping Day Shift will be responsible for:


  • Provide team members with the information and direction needed to perform his/her job to the best of their ability.
  • Provide coaching and assistance for personnel in promoting a way of working that ensures that the processes are in line with business while ensuring compliance with environmental and safety rules and regulations.
  • Encourages the values of cleanliness and order in the shop.
  • Promote and encourage a continuous improvement environment on the shop floor.


  • Assists Production Manager to plan and maintain workload for personnel according to predefined production plan and agreed targets.
  • Monitor and report day to day production data and business climate to the team and Production Manager as needed.
  • Ensures that daily operations are happening in a proper manner in order to protect the building(s) as well as the company’s assets.
  • Responds to unexpected maintenance needs on site and reports them to Facilities Manager.


  • Sorts, records, labels, stores and distributes parts according to system and written documents.
  • Understands shipping notice (shipper) or production request. Retrieves and distributes needed parts in-house or to shipping area for customers.
  • Conveys parts to desired location/positions by lifting, climbing, walking and operating equipment such as forklifts and cranes.
  • Records part-related and shipment-related information on computer and on forms.
  • Collect and pack orders per packing list and check for accuracy.
  • Prepares parts, packages or completed rigs for shipment in accordance with instructions. Including making crates and weighing parts.
  • Resolves shipping problems and/or reports to Supervisor for assistance.
  • Maintains clean and safe working environment in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure all hazardous materials are handled properly and in accordance with required regulations.
  • Other tasks as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.
  • Comply with policies, guidelines, regulatory requirements and meet objectives per Sandvik Alachua Integrated Management System (IMS).

Demonstrate respect and commitment to the IMS System (ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and OSHAS 1800:2007) taking accountability for its effectiveness and continual improvement.

Your profile

The Production Lead Production Shipping Day Shift will have previous shipping or warehouse experience. High school diploma, GED or Technical education preferred.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at to the Production Lead Shipping Day Shift position, Job Req. ID # R0026884.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0026884

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