The Area Manager is responsible for assisting the Plant Manager in managing all production operations and shop activities. This position directs and guides the Line Supervisors, and is a key driver of Key Performance Indicators, including, but not limited to, OTD, and Continuous Improvement activities and initiatives.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent discipline required.
Experience: Minimum of five years’ experience in manufacturing; and three years progressive leadership responsibility.
Skills/Abilities: Comprehensive knowledge of behavioral change methods and personnel management. Thorough knowledge of lean manufacturing and quality systems.
General knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
Other: Position requires light travel (less than 10%).