Production Unit Leader

  • Company: Adecco
  • Location: Janesville, Wisconsin
  • Posted: December 09, 2016
  • Reference ID: 1074520531
A Production Unit Leader job in Janesville, WI is available through Adecco Engineering and Technology. In order to be considered for this position, you will have a Bachelor's Degree in an engineering or technical field, and three to five years of experience as a Manufacturing/Process Engineer within a production environment, or three to five years of Production/Operations Management experience. In this role, you will be responsible for the performance of the production teams relative to key Quality Operating System metrics; including gross margin, scrap rework, direct labor costs, labor efficiency, on-time delivery, material usage variance, costomer complaints, and expense spending.

Production Unit Leader job responsibilities include:
• Ensure teams are continuously improving their performance and meeting or exceeding targeted goals for key Quality Operating System (QOS) metrics
• Lead the development of short-term and long-term manufacturing strategies and goals for the Production Unit
• Lead the continuous improvement efforts for the production teams, including the implementation of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma initiatives/projects.
• Participate in the production planning function to ensure optimal development of production schedules and ensure the schedule and associated priorities are communicated to the production floor.

• Bachelors Degree in a technical field (Engineering strongly preferred)
• Three to five years of experience in Manufacturing/Process Engineering within a production environment, or Production/Operations Management.
• Track record of accomplishments in the areas of Continuous Improvement (Lean/Six Sigma), product launches, capital equipment purchases and corrective actions.
• Ideal candidate will have some automotive production experience
• Must have CNC background (either hands on or in a supervisory capacity)

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