Well established and very successful company in the Denver, CO area has an excellent opportunity available for a Manufacturing Manager with hands-on experience in plastic injection molding. The Manufacturing Manager provides leadership and organization to injection molding manufacturing activities. They are expected to exercise discretion an judgement in the management and delivery of their tasks and to contribute to the successful functioning of sales operations.
Management: Oversee daily injection molding plant operations; including:
- Schedule and deliver production and assembly activities in accordance with accounting projections.
- Establish production and assembly shift goals and ensure goals are achieved.
- Ensure machine performance, working with Process Engineer and Maintenance Manager to delivery timely preventative maintenance of equipment.
- Monitor technical staff and ensure machine repairs and improvements are identified and implemented.
- Organize assembly activities and ensure assembly staff understands the goals and objectives for their shift.
- Monitor part and assembly quality.
- Supervise manufacturing staff, ensuring all understand expectations and responsibilities.
- Manage incentive programs, including contributing to updates and changes as needed.
- Working with Operations Manager, establish training tools and ensure all staff receives adequate training and instruction.
- Prioritize safety in all manufacturing activities.
- Ensure employees always follow company policies and procedures.
· Identify necessary equipment and infrastructure needs and improvements and provide input to budgeting and planning activities.
· Work with Engineer to source equipment to meet established needs.
· Provide input to new product development; ensuring manufacturing feasibility.
· Provide support and input in raw material sourcing and evaluation.
- Problem solver
- People oriented manager with an interest in training/mentoring staff, team building and team work
- Technician who understands the importance of quality