Job Title: Injection Molding Department Manager
Reports To: Production Manager, General Manager
FLSA Status: Exempt
Supervise the work of others: Yes
Overtime: Expected as Needed
The Injection Molding Department Manager is a highly visible position responsible for supervision, guidance, and overall performance of the injection molding department for all shifts at 2 facilities (in close proximity.) The Injection Molding Department Manager is responsible for complying with procedures, policies, and regulation in order to assure component quality.
Duties and Responsibilities:
This list is not comprehensive but meant to represent the most common or important duties of the position. Other duties are required and/or assigned
+ Responsible for Injection Molding Department performance
+ Ensure all department personnel are following procedures and policies
+ Ensure appropriate employee training is performed and documented: maintain training logs
+ Conduct employee reviews
+ Schedule workflow, operators, and machine time to ensure production expectations are met
+ Effectively communicate between departments and shifts
+ Communicate with all levels within the organization to report and correct manufacturing/quality issues and identify opportunities for improvement
+ Ensure all parts and orders comply with specific work instructions
+ Component inspections including first and last articles and spot checks to ensure quality
+ Ensure smooth transfers of technology and components from Engineering to Production
+ Assist in the evaluation, acquisition, and implementation of new equipment
+ Ensure preventative maintenance is completed and documented
+ Improve upon current preventative maintenance procedures
+ Set productivity standards and monitor and report performance
+ Develop, collect, analyze, and report key metrics including scrap, utilization, and on-time delivery
+ Develop and work within budget
+ Bachelorâ€™s Degree (Engineering preferred)
+ Advanced injection molding experience (scientific, decoupled, liquid silicone, etc.)
+ Experience setting up, troubleshooting and maintaining molding machines and processes
+ 3 years management experience in an injection molding facility (ISO certified preferred)
+ Experience working with ERP systems and proficient computer skills (MS Office)
+ Ability to read, and interpret technical procedures and engineering drawings in English
+ Ability to effectively communicate in English
+ Ability to apply concepts of basic math
+ Ability to solve practical problems and interpret a variety of instruction furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
+ Ability to make data driven decisions
Essential Job Functions:
Critical Features of this job are described below. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
+ Mental: Must be able to effectively communicate with others; complete and understand analysis of numbers: read, analyze and interpret written materials; comply with company policies; respond appropriately to feedback; maintain positive working relationships; troubleshoot and solve problems. Attention to details.
+ Physical: Must be able to hear and verbally communicate. Must be able to sit for hours at a time. Moderate noise level, exposure to isopropanol, limited exposure to physical risk. Ability to handle and manipulate small components. Ability to see items 1/32" or smaller
+ Lab coats, hair nets, beard covers (if applicable), and shoe covers must be worn
+ Technical: Must have experience with Scientific/Decoupled injection molding. Must be able and willing to setup molds and machines and start processes.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Ability to establish priorities, work independently with minimal supervision, and facilitate teamwork.
Equipment Used (Includes, but not limited to): Pneumatic gauges, pin gauges, digital calipers, computers, barcode scanners, injection molding machines, temperature controllers, thermometers, hopper dryers/loaders, overhead crane/gantry, hot runner systems, sprue pickers
Special/Additional Requirements: Persons in this position may be required to pass a drug, alcohol, and/or criminal background check.
AMT is Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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Keyword: Molding Department Manager
From: Applied Medical Technology, Inc.