Manufacturing Operations Section Manager

NXP Semiconductors   •  

Chandler, AZ

Industry: Manufacturing


11 - 15 years

Posted 114 days ago

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NXP Semiconductors enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, we are driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security & privacy and smart connected solutions markets.

Provide strategic and tactical direction for the NXP Chandler Fab Operations team. Partner with Process, Maintenance, and Industrial Engineering teams to meet area objectives and Factory goals. Must demonstrate abilities in leading and influencing people within the own group and outside of immediate work group.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for 24x7 fab execution (turns, cycle time, OTD, scrap, 5S, labor and productivity)
  • Lead cross-functional teams consisting of process, equipment, and manufacturing to drive capacity and cycle time improvements
  • Provide mentorship and career development opportunities for team
  • Drive institutionalization of ‘best known methods” and Total Quality Culture
  • Lead a large and diverse team of manufacturing supervisors, process techs, cell leads and associates (Operations Section Manager)
  • Lead a team of shift administrators and training coordinators, while closely partnering with Industrial Enginering (Line Manager)
  • Establish/communicate strategic operational factory direction
  • Identify and drive continuous improvement that enables the factory to meet ramp challenges, increase productivity, and reduce/eliminate human related scrap.
  • Establish strong working relationships with factory Staff and Section Manager teams. Develops strong team-work oriented environment across all functional disciplines that delivers strong operational results.
  • Maintain a motivated, skilled, flexible operator workforce to include hiring, PM and rewards activities.
  • Drive supervisor and cell lead development / training activities in support of QCC teams
  • Drive Performance Excellence through Performance Management process

    Required Skills/Experience:

  • BS Degree preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of semiconductor-related work experience required
  • Minimum 5 years supervisor experience required
  • Solid understanding of wafer fab processes, CHD-FAB technologies and process flows
  • Management experience across multiple process areas in a wafer fab environment required
  • Proven problem solving skills with creative solutions and exceptional execution
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to communicate factory performance required to meet objectives
  • Solid understanding of manufacturing performance metrics and goal-setting
  • Self-motivated; able to take initiative and effectively prioritize work for self and group
  • Able to influence people and/or methodologies outside immediate group, area, and factory
  • A strong desire to help create a positive, winning, world class working environment.

NXPis an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer regardless of age, color, national origin, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, status as a disabled veteran and/or veteran of the Vietnam Era or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, NXP will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified disabled individuals