The associated technology transfer, new product manufacturing and, if applicable, the initial market development for a full range of the location products. All product and market development activities will be consistent with the location business plan and customer requirements and align with future BU and Division business objectives. 2.Accountable directly and through others, to create manufacturing practices, procedures, systems and structures which support the transfer of new product technology to production. Assists manufacturing to identify and implement changes to improve productivity and reduce cost. Manufacturing practices, procedures, systems and the work culture will include the core values of worker safety, compliance with environmental regulations and the facilities quality systems. 3.Directly and through others, accountable for the effective and efficient allocation of all Product Development resources, capital and inventory. Accountable through others for all new product development Capital Appropriation Requests. 4.Going forward, ensures all product development activities operate consistent with the Plan and the budget. 5.Prepare and submit weekly, monthly and annual management reports to summarize all product development activities and successes. 6.Maintain membership and active involvement in industry, trade and professional organizations for the benefit of the company and the employee. 7.Maintain a self-improvement program through conferences, seminars, courses and readings to continue to develop expertise in manufacturing management, general management, relevant technical issues and the metals industry. 8.Detail oriented; process driven; organizational skills; level demeanor/customer service oriented attitude. 9.Customer focused and comfortable around all levels of management.
Lead multiple technical activities in order to retire technical risk associated with product concepts
Develop initial product-development timeline and resource plan
When necessary, provide customer support for integration of metal powders solutions.