Production Team Lead - Bus

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Why you should join our team

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • We totally understand. Your family and your health come first!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Team Lead organizes and coordinates their team's work to achieve expected results.

As part of your daily work, you would have to:

  • Ensure that the production rate is respected.
  • Supervise the quality of the department's products.
  • Respect safety and quality regulations.
  • Manage work methods compliance.
  • Analyze incidents/accidents/non-conformities and propose action plans.
  • Maintain a healthy and respectful work environment.
  • Help train new employees on the production line.
  • Help recover the delays and errors that occur in the department.
  • Manage the continuous improvement process.
  • Analyze the status of the line, irregularities and unusual situations.
  • Ensure a safe and clean work environment.
  • Give employees direction.
  • Work on the production line if absolutely necessary.
  • Apply and comply with safety rules at all times.
  • Apply and comply with company policies and quality systems.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…

What you need to succeed in this position:


  • Production line
  • Plant health and safety standards
  • Quality standards


  • Team player
  • Effective communicator
  • Meet deadlines
  • Very analytical
  • Good interpersonal skills and team management
  • Calm in stressful situations

Aptitudes and Approaches

  • Leadership
  • Team spirit
  • Autonomous
  • Focused on continuous improvement

Studies and Experience

  • High School diploma and relevant experience
  • Experience in a similar position in a manufacturing environment

We can’t wait to talk with you!

Exposure to open shop environment of humidity, heat, cold, and wet conditions. Exposed to all highway hazards during road testing of vehicles or deliveries.
Work environment requires the continuous operation of hand and power tools and the full range of shop equipment. Repetitive operation of mechanical or electronic office or shop machines or tools within high tolerances or limits of accuracy.
Requires medium to heavy work that involves walking or standing most of the time.

The Lion Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, mental or physical disabilities, veteran status, and all other characteristics protected by law. As a federal government contractor, we take affirmative action on behalf of minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. We are ADA compliant and provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are invited to discuss accommodations.

Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional work environment

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