Develop and maintain merge team efficiency and quality through measurement and reporting of performance management; provide production resources to the new product introduction process for pilot builds, ramp and into volume production.
Leads cell/department activities and associates to ensure a quality product is produced safely, in time for delivery and within budgeted costs; key contributor to leading and managing change within the plant.
Monitors production status hourly, remove bottlenecks and take corrective measures to ensure daily goals are met; oversees continuous flow and materials delivery systems and work with associates to continuously improve the process.
Supervise 3 department leads and 20 to 30 staff, clearly communicate expectations and hold people accountable for their responsibilities in a polite and professional manner. This is critical to the success of this position.