Plant Manager

AxleTech International Chicago, IL
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

* Responsible for daily factory operations including production machining, test, building and equipment maintenance. Plans, directs, and coordinates all related activities to support factory production schedules with a high quality product manufactured

* Administer and control all of the plant's activities related to providing our customers with a high quality product on time at the lowest optimum cost while meeting Company objectives

* Promote and maintain positive employee relations.

* Lead supervisory project teams to enhance plant production, maintenance, quality and safety

* Ensure that the facility maintains its safe work environment and operates in compliance with Company and governmental regulations

* Regularly analyzes and appraises the effectiveness of manufacturing operations to ensure that objectives will be met, that policies are observed, and that prompt corrective action is taken where necessary

* Ensure that all products are manufactured properly to meet shipping commitments and customer standards

* Ensures that organizational effectiveness is maintained through selection, training, compensation, and motivation of manufacturing operations personnel

* Manage and coordinate staffing needs across all shifts to support production needs

* Support the maintenance of ISO certification as documented by the quality management system

* Ensure compliance to the standards of business conduct through familiarity with corporate policies and procedures and a commitment of plant vision

* Ensure compliance with all safety and environmental policies and procedures. Take an active role in reducing hazards and waste in the facility

* Support and adhere to all EHS policies and procedures

* Other assignments as required

REQUIRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Education

* Engineering or Business Degree (or equivalent technical degree)

Experience

* Five (5) plus years' experience in Manufacturing Operations.

* Multi-department Management Experience

* Experience in Budget and Forecasting

* Experience in P & L Management

* Experience in a Lean/Six Sigma environment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Must be computer literate

* Must possess strong communications and leadership skills

* Ability to interact effectively with others, excellent communication and organizational skills required

* Able to travel occasionally

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

* Sitting

* Standing

* Grasping

* Twisting

* Occasional lifting

NO OUTSIDE PHONE CALLS OR SOLICITATIONS ACCEPTED OR RETURNED.

EOE

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