Production Manager

Dec 2, 2021, 15:04 PM

Title : Production Manager

Department : Manufacturing

City : Watertown

Country : United States

Department : Manufacturing

State : CT

This position is responsible for managing manual and automated assembly operations located in Watertown Connecticut using self-empowered teams, lean/six sigma principles, ERP-based scheduling/inventory management, and state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies to drive continuous improvement in safety, quality, service and efficiency.

Work with operations and supply chain support resources, including Planning, Customer Service, Logistics, Process Engineering and Automation Support to establish seamless supply chain integration among internal and external suppliers and operations through our end-to-end supply chain (e2e) initiatives whose goal is to deliver perfect orders at the lowest delivered cost. Collaborate with Purchasing, Product Management, R&D, Finance and IT to achieve business/financial objectives and key results. Share and adopt best practices to drive continuous improvement in new product introductions, process development and order fulfillment in full compliance with Siemon’s ISO 9001 certified Quality Management Systems.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Business Administration or related discipline

  • 2 years leadership experience in a high volume, high mix manufacturing environment

  • MS Office Professional and Outlook

  • Knowledge of ERP Systems (Oracle experience preferred).

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to run effective meetings and deliver presentations to staff and functional leaders.

  • Experience with budgets and financial aspects of production management

  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems. (ISO 14000 Environmental Management Systems desired)

  • Exceptional team building, motivational and coaching skills. Ability to work effectively, developing teamwork across various functional areas.

  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma Methodologies, including 6S, Gemba Walks & Daily KPI reviews. (Six-Sigma Black Belt Certification desired)

  • Organized, driven, customer-focused and detail orientated (Project management experience desired)