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Production Team Leader I


Fieldsboro, NJ, US, 8505

Pay Grade: G 

Job Description

Responsibilities/Duties of the Production Team Leader - this position will work the hours of 4pm to midnight, Monday through Friday.
EHS&S: Create and promote an environment that believes in incident free performance.  
People:  Communicate goals, objectives, and expectations.  Hold employees accountable for action and/or in-actions.  Be consistent with praise and criticism.  Listen to understand.  Promote change for the better (empowerment, housekeeping, safety, work practices, etc).   Be a leader and remover of barriers.  Improve the skills and abilities of production team members.
Quality:  Produce all products “right the first time.”  
Operations:  Continue to develop a manufacturing team (production, maintenance, warehouse, engineering, accounting, and quality assurance all working together to meet our customer’s needs and wants).  Understand the interaction between the various production areas.  Meet plant objectives (on-time shipments, PPH output, cycle time reduction, batch yield increases, cost reduction, QAS, etc).  Improve plant equipment reliability (PM programs, decrease equipment failures, etc).  
Financial:  Controllable expenses are +/-2% of budget.  
Other:  Successfully complete other assignments as required throughout the year.


Previous Supervisor experience and manufacturing experience.

Self Directed.



Bachelors Degree

High School diploma

Established in 1932, Stepan Company is a major manufacturer of basic and intermediate chemicals including surfactants, polymers, as well as specialty ingredients that go into consumer, household, and institutional products such as laundry detergents, shampoos, and surface cleaners. Stepan Company currently has 20 global manufacturing locations and over 2,000 employees. We have a strong record of growth. Our growth allows us to provide meaningful career opportunities and stability to our team members. We have big goals at Stepan and know every team member will be crucial to achieving our objectives. Regardless of function, we are looking for team members who bring with them a growth mindset, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to thrive in an evolving environment.


We celebrate diversity at Stepan and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.





Stepan is a global specialty and intermediate chemical manufacturer that has been serving a broad range of industries for 88 years. Today, Stepan is a $2 billion revenue company. Our continued success is driven by the passion and commitment of our 2,200 employees around the world.

Why Work At Stepan?

  1. Stable & Growing
  2. Collaborative Environment
  3. Make a Difference & Be Recognized
  4. Committed to Safety & Sustainability
  5. Value Driven Culture

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