Plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing processes in industrial plant.
Upholds Andis Core Values of Excellence, Integrity, and Respect in all work-related activities.
Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods
Construct Project Plans to meet project goals and timelines.
- Use approved format to define project.
- Develop milestones to accomplish goals and deadlines
- Develop objectives to accomplish milestones.
Analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
Confers with planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
Confers with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts, and evaluates products according to specifications and quality standards.
Estimates production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
Confers with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
Applies statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.
Work with suppliers and tool makers to develop and maintain production tooling
Maintain records and documentation systems.
Develop and implement cost reductions.
Support systems to monitor and improve overall equipment effectiveness.
Support utilization of the A3 problem solving techniques.
Incorporate lean manufacturing principles into the processes design, work and material flow.
Collaborate with tool designers, drafters or tool makers on specific projects or assignments
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Bachelor's degree (B. A./B.S.) from four-year college or university and a minimum of three years relevant experience; or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Working proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Outlook is helpful.
Occasional work-related travel is expected.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate will need to have knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures; production and manufacturing processes; application of engineering science and technology; design techniques; and mechanical knowledge.