Lakeshirts
  • Production
  • Detroit Lakes, MN, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

benefit package available after 90 days of employment, profit sharing option annually


Our culture, like your favorite t-shirt, is one of a kind and truly sets us apart, and we are proud of our humble beginnings and non-corporate style. We offer a unique atmosphere that sets us apart from any other manufacturer. We work hard to be the best and we seek only committed individuals that will help move our company forward and embrace our values and culture.

 Lakeshirts is one of the largest privately owned screen-printing manufacturers in the United States. The company is responsible for decorating and distribution of a wide variety of garments for the resort, college and K-12 markets. At our headquarters in Detroit Lakes, MN, we employ nearly 450 great people, proudly producing 30,000+ garments daily.

 It's not just a job but a lifestyle.  Our job descriptions support and guide you in the role you play to making our company successful. This is why life is better in a t-shirt!

 

Job Summary:

         

Under the direction of the Screen Print Supervisor, this position is accountable for overall supervision and productivity of sublimation and sticker areas. This is a working lead position and the lead will be spending time in the sublimation/stickers/lead position as demanded by work load.  Communicate with team members regarding priorities, work load and deadlines.    Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm     OT as needed

 

Essential Job Functions:  Team Lead

 

  • Ensure team members are appropriately trained in the areas of job responsibility, safety, and company policy
  • Motivate all team members to achieve personal and department success
  • Monitoring daily attendance and punctuality; keeping Celeritime updated and processing bi-weekly payroll sign-off procedures
  • Conducts weekly check-ins with team and reports performance/attendance issues to Screen Print Supervisor
  • Conduct quarterly performance and yearly increase reviews with employees in conjunction with Screen Print Supervisor
  • Manage and direct daily priorities set by Screen Print Supervisor
  • Understanding and utilizing production reports and work orders to organize and manage priorities
  • Requesting help from other areas to meet goals
  • Checking in materials as they are received in and rotating materials
  • Maintain Lakeshirts' acceptable standard of quality; meeting goals in the area of garments per employee hour, on time percentages and error rate
  • Follows safety practices. Identifies problems and works to resolve safety issues as they occur in accordance to OSHA standards
  • Works actively with others in the department and company to achieve positive results  
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

 

  • High school education or GED
  • Must be able to lift 60+ pounds
  • Supervisory background/experience required
  • Must have strong coaching and mentoring skills with the ability to get results through the team
  • Must have knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral), problem resolution, sound judgment, pro-active, people-oriented, flexible, organized, diplomatic, strong listening skills, reliable, enthusiastic, courteous, and result oriented  
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Hours must be flexible according to workloads
  • Must be highly organized with ability to work with deadlines and changing priorities
  • Must have 3 attendance points or less

 

Essential Job Functions: SUB Printroom

 

  • Maintain printers, filling inks, daily cleaning and quality checks
  • Prioritize work orders and hot boxes
  • Print sublimation orders, prioritize printed paper according to date
  • Help Sticker Department with packaging and other duties needed
  • Pressing, folding, tagging, kitting or staging in the Sublimation Department
  • Monitor inventory levels for Sublimation
  • Maintain Lakeshirts acceptable standard of quality per garment

 

Essential Job Functions: Sublimation

 

  • Analyze orders to identify design and placement.
  • Operate sublimation screen print press
  • Operate sublimation printer
  • Inspect quality of clothing and print design

 

 

Essential Job Functions: Sticker Machine Operator/Printer

 

  • Program and operate the sticker machine according to work profile
  • Complete work profiles for sticker orders
  • Package sticker orders
  • Cutting/folding/pressing in Sublimation as needed

 

Cognitive or Mental Requirements of the Job:

 

Employee must be able to see, hear, read and write.  Requires adaptability, analyzing, assessing, calculating, decision making, dependability, judgment, reading, speaking, following direction, handling multiple priorities, reasoning.

 

Physical Demands:

 

Position Requirements/Frequency

Never

0%

Occasionally

1%-33%

Frequently

34%-66%

Continuously

67%-100%

Lifts

 

 

X

 

Stand

 

 

 

X

Walk

 

 

X

 

Sit

 

X

 

 

Carries

 

 

X

 

Pushes

 

 

X

 

Pulls

 

 

X

 

Climbs

X

 

 

 

Balances

 

X

 

 

Bends

 

 

X

 

Twists

 

 

X

 

Crawls

X

 

 

 

Reaches

 

 

 

X

Lifting under 10 lbs.

 

 

 

X

Lifting 10-24 lbs.

 

 

X

 

Lifting 25-50 lbs.

 

X

 

 

Lifting over 50 lbs.

 

X

 

 

Carrying under 10 lbs.

 

 

 

X

Carrying 10-24 lbs.

 

 

X

 

Carrying 25-50 lbs.

 

 

X

 

Carrying over 50 lbs.

 

X

 

 

Reaching above shoulder height

 

 

X

 

Reaching at shoulder height

 

 

 

X

Reaching below shoulder height

 

 

 

X

 

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. This document should in no way be considered a contract or guarantee of employment. Employee may perform other related duties as needed based on the ongoing needs of the business. Minnesota is an Employment-At-Will state and implies no specific length of employment. 

 

 

 

 

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