Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Manager as follows: The Manufacturing Manager is responsible for leading and guiding an automated manufacturing system.
- The Manufacturing Manager will lead a staff of over twenty-five manufacturing personnel and supervision in a highly automated setting
- Create and implement the TPM program for all equipment
- Build change-over techniques and practices to enhance uptime
- Execute root cause analysis on product/equipment failure
- Organize inventory to guarantee best efficiency of the work force.
- Maintains a safe and healthy work environment
- Gauge and improve line performance
- Bachelors degree in engineering and manufacturing
- Experience in 5S and Lean manufacturing (Toyota Production System)
- 5+ years of progressive experience in a high volume high automation manufacturing environment.
- Working knowledge of hydraulics, PLC control and adjustable frequency drives (A/C motor control).
- Strong communication skills. (Bi-lingual English-Spanish a plus)