Chicago manufacturing recruitment agency seeks a Manufacturing Manager

Kappa Search is Chicago manufacturing recruitment agency that specializes in the recruitment and placement of manufacturing, production and supply chain professionals. One of our clients currently seeks a Manufacturing Manager with automotive or aerospace experience.


  • Will have overall responsibility for production planning, manufacturing and new process implementation.
  • Will setup PM plans and schedules for machinery and equipment.
  • Responsible for equipment and tooling selection for manufacturing, assembly and test.
  • Will utilize lean manufacturing to ensure a productive and cost efficient process is maintained.
  • Will oversee production processes, CNC programming and process designs.


  • Bachelors degree is preferred
  • Several years process experience with CNC machined components and/or plastic molding operations
  • Several years management experience in a production or manufacturing environment.
  • Must possess critical thinking and leadership skills.
  • ISO, Lean and Six Sigma expertise