The principal purpose of the Manufacturing Manager is to manage and drive change within the Polymer Additives and Nitriles (PANIT) unit at the Akron Plant to improve HSE, Cost, Quality and Productivity Performance.
Responsible for production schedules and performance standards for measuring progress. Monitors daily operations to identify and resolve problem areas relating to staffing, scheduling, tooling, safety, quality and production line arrangement.
This role will be responsible for scheduling production, overseeing welding procedures, coordinating the efforts of inspection associates, supporting inventory management/procurement, and directing the work of production associates with an eye towards optimizing quality and workplace safety. Hands-on welding skills are required in order to develop and prove out new welding techniques.
In this role, the selected candidate will plan and execute capital improvement projects for expansion and/or upgrade of aluminum extrusion and rolling mill facilities. Develop project scope, feasibility, cost estimates and schedule.
As the Manufacturing Engineering Manager, you will apply Lean Manufacturing strategies to create processes, tools, procedures, and culture that help bring CRL's product offerings to new levels of quality, reliability, and value.
In this role, the selected candidate must have strong leadership skills, Management and supervisory skills developed in a manufacturing environment, Excellent communication and proven team building skills.
Manage, direct and coordinate all operations directly related to production and shipment of all products produced by the facility: Materials Management, Manufacturing and Manufacturing Systems, Facilities Engineering/Maintenance, Quality Assurance, Shipping and Receiving, Process Engineering, Purchasing.
Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the plants lean activities. Will carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizations policies and applicable laws.