Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Lead extrusion department including die shop
Plan/schedule product through the Extrusion Department, while maintaining high percent on-time production.
Ensure quality standards and promote quality awareness
Ensure compliance with standard work and encourage continuous process improvement
Assist Engineering with quotes to ensure profiles are routed with the best information for recovery and pounds per hour.
Evaluate press production for possible improvements.
Retain and improve extrusion plant components to allow efficiency and quality of production process
Initiate and approve/control maintenance actions
Communicate with all departments regarding priorities, delays, or any other issues.
Develop processes and procedures.
Supervise production supervision staff for extrusion and die shop
Conduct departmental meetings.
Support handling of complaints using 8D system
Realization of departmental goals
Make agreements on internal targets
Promote systematical operation and continuous improvement
5 - 10 years extrusion and plant management experience.
Process orientation and team ability
Must be able to work overtime.
Knowledge of extrusion process, including die repair.
Knowledge of relevant quality features
A bachelor s degree or equivalent experience