We seek a seasoned hands-on Manufacturing - Production Manager. Our client, a global manufacturer of industrial electrical - electromechanical products, offers many opportunities for growth and promotion. This has been proven over and over by the candidates we have placed that have been rapidly promoted. Working with the Plant Manager and Continuous Improvement Manager you will be driving the connected enterprise to life for an engineer-to-order facility.
Title: Manufacturing – Production Manager
Location: Northwest of Madison, WI. Great schools, reasonable cost of living. Choice of urban, suburban or rural lifestyles. An abundance of outdoor activities. Close to cultural activities and two major universities.
Compensation: A base salary, bonus eligible, additional incentives, along with excellent benefits. Full relocation is offered.
Required: Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years plant leadership in manufacturing. A proven track record of managing daily manufacturing operations, and driving Safety, Quality, Delivery, Productivity and Cost Improvements in an engineer-to-order environment. KPI charts, action plans and countermeasures. Leadership of Value Stream efficiency and improvement activities. Leadership of Six Sigma initiatives. Proven leadership of Lean implementation resulting in productivity gains. Continuous product flows. Pull systems. Documented success leading continuous improvement and employee empowerment initiatives.
Desirable: MA/MS. Managing a manufacturing – production workforce of greater than 150 direct and indirect manufacturing associates, team leaders and coordinators.