Main Duties / Responsibilities
o Develop, implement, and administer projects upon release of orders from Sales.
o Coordinates Engineering, Sales, and Manufacturing teams to develop drawings and fabrication schedules in accordance with customer and contract requirements.
o Effectively schedules incoming orders to ensure scheduled delivery dates are met.
o Transfers orders between company plants as appropriate.
o Maintains records control to assure organized and accurate records retention.
o Manages scope changes, change orders, credit memos, and customer complaints.
o Monitors job status on a daily basis.
o Provides accurate order status information as required.
o Develops and maintains relationships with suppliers.
o Resolves complicated customer issues with little or no assistance.
o All other duties as assigned by management.
o 4-year degree, preferably in Engineering.
o Master’s degree in Engineering / MBA is a plus.
o 5 years progressive experience in Project Management or Production Management.
o Minimum of 10 years manufacturing industry experience in construction, steel, and / or manufacturing industries.
o Kaizen, Six Sigma, or Lean Manufacturing experience a plus.
o Must possess solid communication skills, including the ability to write in a clear and concise manner
o Must be able to resolve conflict, both internal and external, when it occurs.
o Must demonstrate leadership including inspiring trust, mentoring, motivating, and positive reinforcement
o Must possess solid negotiating skills
o Must maintain a positive attitude and must facilitate teamwork
o Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical data, including technical drawings
o Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions
o Computer skills to include Microsoft Office Suite and functional knowledge of ERP systems (Syteline)
o Superior analytical skills
o Ability to effectively plan and organize multiple projects concurrently
o Attention to detail
o High standard of personal integrity
o Skilled at influencing worker behavior
o Ability to maintain professional partnerships with customers and coworkers
o The ability to follow direction or instruction
o Ability to travel on company business up to 10%