Manufacturing Manager

Sterling Heights, 6125 18 MILE RD, STERLING HEIGHTS, Michigan, United States of America Req #1171
Thursday, June 23, 2022
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Position Summary

Plan, direct, implement, and improve all activities relating to the timely conversion of material into salable products by optimizing people, assets, and time. Satisfy customers. Set and achieve meaningful goals. Continuous Improvement of processes and products are an ongoing function of this position.

Position Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Manages manufacturing processes including but not limited to Heading, Threading, and Heat Treat Also, manages support functions including but not limited to Tooling and Maintenance
  • Evaluates, coaches, mentors and develops direct reports
  • Monitor efficiency and performance in order to remain competitive and perpetuate the business
  • Review operations and confer with technical or administrative staff to resolve production or processing problems
  • Develop and execute Lean Manufacturing practices
  • Establish standard work practices and effective training to meet those standards
  • Participate in open communication, discussion, problem-solving sessions, training and education
  • Participate in advanced quality planning and FMEA development
  • Ensure efficient collaboration and coordination between relevant departments including procurement, distribution and management
  • Create equipment manning schedule to satisfy delivery obligations and customers. Monitor, evaluate and react in a timely manner to manpower needs as demand changes
  • Manage capital investment projects including but not limited to planning and directing the layout of equipment
  • Other duties as requested

  • Cost of Goods Sold - Labor utilization
  • Inventory Dollars
  • Days inventory on hand
  • On-Time Delivery- Comply to Form, Comply to Ship
  • Scrap as a % of sales • Quality – PPM, internal and external

Qualifications-Education/Experience Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • At least 5 years’ experience in manufacturing environment
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead and works well under pressure

  • Master’s degree
  • Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing training
  • Fastener industry experience

We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, handicap, genetic infiltration, disability or status as a veteran. Fontana reserves the right to require a drug screening at any time during the employment process.

Other details

  • Job Family MNF Mgr - Manager
  • Job Function MNF - Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Sterling Heights, 6125 18 MILE RD, STERLING HEIGHTS, Michigan, United States of America