Works collaboratively with subject matter experts on regional or global cross-functional project teams or technology committees; drives and captures intellectual property developments (patents and know how).
Assist in providing required documentation for external and internal audit needs; communicate with other functional areas regarding status on projects and changes in processes related to accounts payable and other transactions.
The Materials Manager is responsible to manage and oversee the production and raw material scheduling, inventory control, customer service, indirect purchasing and logistics functions within the plant to ensure processes and procedures are in place to effectively meet customer demands.
Responsible for providing leadership and systems improvements to efficiently operate all production activities as well as providing support towards corporate initiatives and continuously improve all processes while working with other departments as necessary to support these goals.
Develops and coordinates programs to recognize and reward groups or individuals for suggestions and actions related to process improvement; facilitates employee teams to build cohesiveness and improve the overall results.
Plans, directs and coordinates the Engineering activities for the facility to include program management, manufacturing engineering, launch programs, tool engineering and tool maintenance, quoting, and the environmental management system.