Arconic is currently in search of a Lead Area Manager to join our team in Davenport, Iowa and support our Global Rolled Products – GRP Operations Business Unit.
Since it opened in 1948, Arconic’s Davenport aluminum facility has been at the forefront of American manufacturing. Nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River in Iowa, the plant employs over 2,500 people and is a focal point of the global aluminum industry, with 20 percent of revenues coming from exports. Through continued modernization, including a $300 million investment to increase automotive sheet production, Davenport has maintained its position as the world’s premier aerospace supply plant and is today a hub of Arconic’s $4 billion aerospace business.
The objective of the Lead Area Manager is to be accountable for results within his/her respective Department and Area in Environment and Safety, Productivity, Customer Delivery, People Development, and Quality using ABS systems (Lean Manufacturing) such as TPM, daily Management, 5S etc. The Lead Area Manager has 24/7 accountability for a department consisting of approximately 230 direct and indirect reports, including production, maintenance and salaried employees. The Lead Area Manager will be the primary customer/supplier representative for his/her department and area in the horizontal help chain for its respective flowpath.
The Lead Area Manager will engage the resources at his/her disposal to meet the focus area objectives set by the Executive Managers in support of the business objectives. These objectives will be achieved without sacrificing a spirit of cooperation with other areas, to not detrimentally impact the vitality of Davenport Works. Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS): The incumbent recognizes that accident prevention is equal in importance to production, quality, delivery and cost control, and accepts the responsibility to work safely and promote safety consciousness among fellow employees.