Textron Team Leader - Snow Assembly in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Team Leader - Snow Assembly


About Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles, side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, and ground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, Dixie Chopper®, Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM, PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Its vehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories, airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.


The individual in this position will be responsible for providing day-to-day work assignment direction for a specified group of employees under the authority of the area supervisor. This individual may be required to perform the same work as the employees in that group.


  • Allocates work at the direction of the area supervisor.

  • Instructs, corrects and trains employees in the proper use of equipment and performance of their work.

  • Tests machine operations, set up or on other equipment.

  • Plans, schedules and coordinates the effort of the group.

  • Provides necessary assistance to turn out a superior product encouraging employees to do their best.

  • Reports poor quality and other matters detrimental to good operations to the supervisor.

  • Corrects or reports unsafe work conditions or practices.

  • Provide advice to Engineering and Service & Warranty on assembly methods, times, difficulties and techniques.

  • Works with area supervisor and Engineering in field test and engineering prototype builds.

  • Work with inventory control on accuracy of bill of materials and material delivery timing.

  • May perform other task assignments, as may be directed, associated with the general items noted above.


  • Focus on the situation, issue or behavior, not the person.

  • Maintain the self-confidence and self-esteem of others.

  • Maintain constructive relationships with your employees, peers and managers.

  • Take the initiative to make things better.

  • Lead by example.


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with others.

  • Familiarity of work area and employee groups assigned to.

  • Familiarity with proper safety/first aid policies and procedures.

  • Ability to properly use tools, instruments or other equipment necessary in work area assigned to; and be able to instruct group employees in the use of such equipment.

  • Knowledge of product and assembly techniques.


  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Experience working in manufacturing setting preferred.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Minnesota-Thief River Falls

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Team Leader

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266943