Chicago manufacturing recruiting firm seeks (2) Shift Lead(s) for Packaging industry

Kappa Search, Inc. is the city of Chicago’s leading technical recruiting firm that specializes in the permanent placement of manufacturing/production roles. Currently, we are seeking a Shift Lead for our client. We are specifically looking for someone who can effectively schedule all work assignments for his/her respective team and assist in the hiring process/employee selection. This person should also be proactive in administering employee reviews, when needed, and enforcing established work rules and procedures.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate expectations, results, and enforcing proper processes
  • Maintain adequate and consist flow of work
  • Ensure safe and clean work environment through direction or coaching
  • Verify employees’ time and attendance


  • Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree (or related experience)
  • General computer proficiency, including Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PPT)
  • At least 3-5 years of production (or similar) experience
  • Excellent leadership skills, on-hand coaching, and professionalism
  • Strong oral, written, mathematical and reasoning ability