This position is responsible for leading the execution of new product implementation at the manufacturing level; injection mold processing improvements, and alternative injection mold resin-materials development. Previous experience in the Plastic Injection Molding and/or Assembly industry is essential.
Regular attendance is required to maintain the functions of the job
Responsible for collaboration with the new product development team to execute project launches on time and to the desired project cost and quality results.
Responsible for collaborating with the productivity initiative team to execute project launches on time and to the desired project cost and quality results (primary onshoring initiatives)
Responsible for designing, analyzing, specifying, and recommending tooling and equipment required to manufacture new and existing product as required
Responsible for researching and recommending predictable, reliable, cost-effective manufacturing systems that operate in accordance with expected capability. Support of Lean Manufacturing and other inventory control systems to increase raw and finished goods inventory turns
Responsible for integrating new products and processes into manufacturing operations
Recommends capital expenditure requests (BKs), procures tooling and equipment, controls capital expenditures within the approved budget, and secures then reconciles payback based on approved investment expectations
Responsible for participating in the preparation of standards/budgets in assigned areas of responsibility in accordance with the annual profit plan timetables and guidelines
Responsible for controlling spending in accordance with approved budgets
Ensures conformance to quality requirements via proper manufacturing process design and execution. Takes a lead role in daily random product quality checks and drives corrective actions as necessary
Proficient at the MOST work measurement systems methodologies and utilizes the system to set product manufacturing work standards that are consistent, reliable, and accurate in establishing cost baselines