LEAD PMO - D Shift

Nike | Saint Charles, MO, United States

Posted Date 4/16/2019

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development

Nike, Inc. Product Development is key to making next-level products. The first spark of an idea puts the team in motion, ultimately transforming a designer’s sketch into a commercially viable product. The teams of developers, testers, engineers and designers collaborate on refining each product’s construction, fit and style. Using advancements in technology and sustainable design, the Product Development teams accelerate innovation while reflecting the soul of sport.

Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.’s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike’s products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike’s rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.


  • As our Plastic Machine Operator Lead you will provide assistance to the supervisor in the daily operations in a production area. Your responsibilities will include the following:
  • Provide technical support to team members, maintenance, engineering and production services by ensuring the set-up of, running and adjustments to manufacturing equipment.
  • Audit production documentation to insure accuracy
  • Audit and ensure material availability
  • Ensure work area and work teams maintain safe and clean work areas
  • Ensure clean-ups and changeovers are performed timely and effectively
  • Assist the supervisor with daily operations such as: training, scheduling, and monthly safety training
  • Support your supervisor in his/her absence
  • Provide leadership to people who work on your team and other teams

High School Diploma or GED
Three (3) or more years of experience in manufacturing
Minimum One (1) year experience as a PMO in any platform, two (2) or more years preferred
Demonstrated leadership skills: ability to guide teams, set goals, set priorities, and provide constructive feedback
Ability to take initiative, prioritize multiple tasks, and follow-through on issues and problems until completion
Strong results orientation, attention to detail, and organization skills
Tolerance to ambiguity and fast changing priorities
Ability to network and utilize internal and external resources
Ability to handle confidential information and exercise good judgment
Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment
Strong Computer Skills – Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Visio
Excellent equipment operation knowledge and trouble shooting skills
Good understanding of mechanical, electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and pneumatic manufacturing principles
Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
Basic understanding of scheduling, training, monitoring, and coaching
Ability to read precision measuring instruments
Ability to support multiple machines on a frequent job rotation

One (1) or more years of experience leading teams
Formal technical or mechanical training or relevant military experience
Plastics Technology Certification, Associates Degree or Higher

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID 00441545

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