Operations & Engineering Manager
Waukesha, WI 53187
Are you looking to make a change in your current career?
How about working for a company that has been in the metal manufacturing industry for over 30 years! Currently there are locations in US, Europe, and India. We are seeking a director of operations for our Waukesha, WI location.
The Director of Operations and Engineering is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the plant relative to the following departments: operations, production control, engineering and technical while assisting the president with overall operations.
Manage and develop supervisory staff
Work with Human Resources in developing training programs for salaried personnel
Key participant in the company s safety program and will be responsible for monitoring compliance, developing training and promoting initiatives among direct reports
Sustain continuous process improvement.
Establish a 5S philosophy within the organization
Develop plans to reduce employee turnover and optimize talent
Coordinate various engineering personnel to optimize systems design, provide technical expertise within the engineering team and project execution teams.
Position will support Marketing and Sales to optimize and design cast products. This is accomplished through the ability to develop and implement manufacturing processes, troubleshoot foundry defects and introduce product enhancements.
Be knowledgeable in QMS and responsible for the Company s ISO program
Manage the costs of the department
Bachelor s degree in an engineering disciple (Metallurgical, Mechanical) is required. Advanced degree is desired.
Minimum of 15 years of technical management experience.
Computer literate with strong emphasis in process engineering, production planning and preventative maintenance.
Organized and has very effective time management skills.
Demonstrated leader among employees.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Must possess strong supervisory/managing skills.
Exhibit the ability to organize and prioritize the tasks at hand
Salary and Benefits:
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Company paid Basic Life Insurance and AD & D insurance
Supplemental Life and AD &D insurance
Flex Spending Health or Dependent care and HSA accounts
$70,000-$80,000 based on experience
If you are interested in the operations manager position please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can call 414-921-3158.