Chicago manufacturing recruitment firm seeks a Process Manager with extrusion exp.

Process Manager

Location: Chicago, Il

Compensation: 75-90k

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales & marketing recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Process Manager as follows: The Process Manager is responsible for providing leadership and supervision to die room personnel.Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setting up work assignments, reviewing, training staff, repair and maintenance of equipment.
  • Provide technical support to all working areas utilizing tooling products and investigate tooling failures.
  • Monitor tooling design meets customer requirements.
  • Maintain adequate tool stock, perishable tooling, gages, and other equipment.
  • Maintain document control for tooling management, tooling design per established quality plan.
  • Monitor tooling performance utilizing quality system feedback mechanism.  Facilitate and mentor tool room staff daily to ensure material flow.
  • Populate production P-models


  • Bachelors degree, engineering emphasis preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of experience manufacturing and/or machining experience in manufacturing or tool shop environment.
  • CAD/CAM experience
  • Background in problem-solving and statistical process control training
  • Extrusion and finishing experience  with a background in computational fluid dynamics