Fortune Brands Home Security Pine Grove , PA 17963
The Manager, Manufacturing Plant I is responsible for leading the Pine Grove Sink plant to include Management, Engineering, Quality, Human Resources and Finance
Strategy Development and Delivery
Build productive and constructive relationships with the global operations team and business units to deliver bottom line results for sinks.
Lead the development of a clear vision and strategy with the Pine Grove manufacturing organization, including the identification and implementation of strategic initiatives.
Lead the optimization of the Pine Grove facility through collaboration with Engineering, Sourcing, Supply Chain and New Product Development.
Operational Metrics Achievement
Continue to establish a culture of world class environmental compliance, health and safety through the use of a behavior based safety system.
Establish a culture and process to facilitate and implement continuous quality, service and cost improvement.
Manage the plant manufacturing operations to ensure excellent quality and delivery performance.
Manage the plant financial performance, including the review and approval of monthly financial forecasts, quality forecasts and staffing levels.
Develop and analyze value stream maps in the plant, identify opportunities and eliminate non-value added to reduce year over year costs, increase flow and reduce lead-time.
Drive the identification and implementation of cost reductions and improvements.
Develop the culture (people, skills, processes and systems) to create a sustainable competitive advantage.
Develop excellent communications with internal and external customers, associates and suppliers.
Serve as a principal communicator and coach responsible for career development, performance management and succession planning at Pine Grove.
Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in Engineering; an advanced degree (MBA) is preferred.
Minimum of 8 years of experience in manufacturing/production management is required; experience in mechanical power press and robotic systems is preferred
Strong understanding and application of plant Employee Health & Safety (EH&S) requirements
Strong manufacturing background and experience in lean/six sigma techniques including: Inventory management, Kanban, Kaizen, cycle time reduction, flow manufacturing, process variation reduction, statistical methods, etc.
Strong Project Management skills.
Exposure with managing a union environment and assisting with contract negotiations.
Demonstrated ability to lead an organization and achieve excellent business results.
Strong business acumen and working knowledge of business operations.
Results-oriented with a commitment to safety, quality, service and customer satisfaction.
Strong analytical skills and timely decision making ability.
Ability to communicate effectively in a distributed organization.
Proven leadership skills team building, collaborating, presentation skills, strategic and innovative thinker, self-starter with a high energy level.