Area Manager - Cold Draw

Precision Castparts Corporation Huntington , WV 25706

Posted 2 months ago

SUMMARY

This position responsible for the management, directing, and coordination of manufacturing operation for designated departments. Ensures the achievement of production requirements, necessary quality and reliability requirements, on time delivery, and lowest cost. These objectives are achieved in part by delegating authority to Engineering, Information Systems, Purchasing and motivating the Huntington production workforce. Responsible for and delivering results through; Lean Manufacturing techniques and philosophies, 5S, TOC, Six Sigma and problem solving.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Ensures that Company safety policies are enforced.

  • Accountable for safety, quality and equipment maintenance in your area.

  • Achievement of TOC, variable cost, and productivity, targets daily, weekly, monthly.

  • Ensure adherence to process control procedures, operating instructions, and all quality control instructions.

  • Prime responsibility to manufacture a quality product with minimal scrap or rework, while meeting customer specifications and delivery commitments.

  • Establishes and executes annual operating budgets for area under supervision. Takes appropriate action to correct deviations from budgets or operating plans.

  • Formulates long and short-range strategies for continuous improvements for all plant manufacturing functions.

  • Control quality, delivery, cost of production, work in process levels, and monitors production through manufacturing planning.

  • Recommends and purchases new equipment for expansion, efficiency, cost reductions, quality or improvement.

  • Maintains and enhances a team environment and motivates the Huntington production workforce.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Accomplishes all tasks as appropriate.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • B.S. in an engineering discipline or business. Advanced degree a plus.

  • Extensive training in manufacturing, accounting, manufacturing processes leadership, group motivation and behavior.

  • Background in related area of Engineering, Operations, and Material Management.

  • Successful experience in related production operations

SPECIAL SKILLS

  • Able to meet deadlines and be accountable for quality/ quantity.

  • Able to work flexible hours with a history of dependability as demonstrated with strong attendance record.

  • Comfortable using a team approach to problem solving.

  • Have strong sense of urgency.

  • Individual must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that gets along with customers, clients, co-workers and supervisors.

COMPETENCIES

  • The ability to handle high stress associated with high activity with tight deadlines.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills.

  • Must be a team player with a strong customer orientation.

  • Hands-on, take charge attitude.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

  • The Company retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS

PHYSICAL DEMANDS FREQUENTLY MOVES ABOUT THE PRODUCTION FACILITIES. MUST BE ABLE TO DETECT UNSAFE CONDITIONS FROM LONG DISTANCES. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ENABLE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS.

WORK ENVIRONMENT THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT REQUIRES THE EMPLOYEE TO WORK BOTH INSIDE AND OUTSIDE IN HEAT/COLD, WET/HUMID AND DRY/ARID CONDITIONS. FREQUENTLY REQUIRED THE USE OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT TO PREVENT EXPOSURE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ENABLE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS.

Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.


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