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Gemini, Inc. is a leader in custom manufacturing of architectural products for the signage industry and has been in business for more than 50 years. Our Corporate Headquarters is in Cannon Falls, MN with 18 plants across the US. Check us out on-line at www.geminisignproducts.com to learn more about our products.

Job Description

We are currently seeking an off-shift Team Lead Machine Operator to join our production team in Cannon Falls, MN. **Please note that this position operates on a rotating schedule of 12-hour shifts with varying days and hours. Typical schedule is Monday-Wednesday one week, Monday-Thursday the next, rotating. Hours are typically 5pm-5am. Schedule can vary to 9am-9pm or 11am-11pm.**

Day to Day Responsibilities

• Reviews and coordinates daily production requirements including; safety, quality, delivery and cost with supervisor. Leads team to ensure daily requirements are completed to deliver an outstanding product to Gemini customers
• Coordinates staffing and scheduling for assigned department(s). Assists in determining need for overtime. Schedules vacations for employees
• Completes a variety of production records and reports as may be required of the department.
• Develops and supports our culture of trust, respect and empowerment in all employees.
• Provides leadership to personnel to effectively utilize the talents, experience and training of department resources
• Trains new employees and works with them to develop skills and job proficiency. Trains employees on approved standard procedure
• Champions’ Lean improvements through the building. Fosters a department culture to empower and engage team mates to make improvements to areas as needed. May work with outside vendors and attend training and trade shows to increase knowledge.
• Observes and evaluates work performed by employees to ensure that individual and team work performance is acceptable by standards set by the company. Coaches employees on strengths and areas for improvements. Assists employees with development areas.
• Assists in the appraisal of performance of department personnel and may make recommendations to ensure that each employee is properly compensated for work performed in accordance with established policy
• Works with sales and customers to ensure customer satisfaction
• Has the qualifications and skills to fill in or back up in areas of responsibility requiring additional skills and knowledge relating to maintenance, repair and installation of plant equipment.
• Works on professional development with supervisor to continue to grow and learn
• May perform other reasonably similar lead duties as assigned.

Minimum Years of Experience

2+ years in production environment, supervisory and CNC machining experience preferred

Salary or Hourly Rate

Starting at $22.94 per hour plus a 10% differential in recognition of the shift


• Competitive financial compensation
• Profit Sharing Plan (historically averages 10% of base salary)
• Productivity Cash Bonus
• Traditional and Roth 401(k)
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Health Insurance
• Dental Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Short-term Disability Insurance
• Long-term Disability Insurance
• Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Leave)
• Use of company owned resort on Big Round Lake in Hayward, WI

Application Information

All we need is your resume to start!

About Company
Gemini, a family-owned company, is an industry leader in the wholesale manufacture of dimensional letters, logos and plaques. Gemini’s products are backed by a lifetime guarantee.

103 Mensing Way, Cannon Falls, Minnesota

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