Group Leader (Welding)

Website MAT Holdings

Group Leader (Welding) Job Highlights

Title Group Leader – Welding
Type Full Time (1st shift)
Experience 3 Years
Function Production
Location Jackson, TN, United States
Company MAT Holdings

Company Profile

MAT Holdings is a diversified company with a portfolio of companies that manufacture, market, and distribute quality products and trusted brands to the hardware and fencing, automotive, and power equipment industries.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Group Leader (Welding) who will set up the right individual with the opportunity to work with a worldwide, growing, private company that provides job diversity and an upward career path.

The position will report to the Production Supervisor.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants may be required a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing setting, assembly experience (required)
  • Experience managing/supervising production workers (required)
  • Previous experience building and testing the finished product is necessary


  • Responsible for the daily activities required to meet the production schedule
  • Make sure proper manning is in place to support the welding line
  • Ensure adequate training is administered to the new employees
  • Meet all safety, quality, productivity, and MRO goals for the area
  • Properly fill out an hour-by-hour sheet each day, repair logs, checklists, etc.
  • Correctly production report items daily
  • Follow standard work as established and be responsible for taking time for observations and laying out standard work as needed.
  • Communicate clearly with supervisors and other team members at all levels in the organization
  • Responsible for monitoring repairs and scrap as well as providing corrective actions to the supervisor
  • Must supervise welders
  • Must be able to do basic math
  • Must be able to stand and walk for 10-12 hours per day and lift up to 40 lbs


  • Able to give and receive constructive criticism
  • Excellent attendance is required and safe work history
  • Has a good understanding of ergonomics and how they apply to the work area.
  • Has experience with lean manufacturing by working in a lean environment
  • Knowledge of compressor assembly and electric motors is preferred.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word and able to communicate through emails.
  • Must be proficient with Mig welding
  • Must be self-motivated and work well under high-pressure situations
  • Must have great communication skills
  • Must have leadership ability in the workplace
  • Willing to move to other lines as needed


  • The company offers vacation accrual on the hire date, insurance after 60 days, and more.

Employer’s Statement

MAT Holdings is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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