Manager, Manufacturing in Tempe, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

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Job Title
Manager, Manufacturing

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Job Summary
Precision Technologies in Tempe has an extensive capability in mechanical manufacturing. Our customers are leading Original Equipment Manufacturers who require exacting precision mechanical production capabilities. Our product lines include Aerospace, Healthcare Scientific Instrumentation, and complex electro-mechanical equipment. Our Capabilities Include:
• Precision CNC 5-Axis Milling and Turning
• Precision 5-Axis Grinding of Aerospace Turbine Engine Nozzles and Blades
• Close Tolerance (Micron level) Instrumentation Grinding
• Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) NADCAP approved
• Complex Electro-Mechanical assembly and test (Class 1K & 10K clean room)
• Functional testing
• Medium to Large Coordinate Measuring Capabilities The Manufacturing Manager position manages various specialized aerospace metallic machined products and manual/electronic tasks associated with aerospace product manufacturing. Coordinates and manages resources to achieve delivery of quality products on schedule and within budget. Ensures team members receive necessary training needed to perform their job functions efficiently.

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Communicates effectively, in both written and verbal formats.
• Effectively mentors employees at all levels.
• Understands, leads & participates in continuous improvement initiatives.
• Drives solutions to complex planning issues with limited supervision.
• Supports a 24/7 global business operation as required.
• Effective analytical, planning, and organizational skills.
• Effective interpersonal skills with employees and customers.
• Effective negotiation and problem solving skills.
• Demonstrates discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment, and professionalism when representing the company.
• Demonstrates leadership and people management skills.
• Demonstrates teamwork and the ability to operate on diverse project teams with minimal direction.
• Solid financial understanding, risk analysis ability, relationship-building, and project management.
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Plans, directs and coordinates Production to achieve goals for resource utilization, quality, delivery and cost of products.
• Identifies and fulfill all personnel staffing requirements to meet objectives for production volume, introduction of new products and implementation of improvement programs.
• Develops and implements an annual operating plan for manufacturing, which is consistent with and supports the business plan.
• Develops and implements improvement programs consistent with the corporate and site objectives to improve quality, delivery, cycle time, cost and asset management.
• Develops, implements and maintains active programs in the areas of training and personnel development to improve job skills and performance, provide career opportunities both inside and outside manufacturing and build a cohesive and effective team.
• Works with Program Management and Planning to develop production schedules consistent with customer requirements and manufacturing capability.
• Identifies equipment and facility requirements to support the short and long term business plans.
• Actively participates in new product development programs to assure rapid transition into manufacturing.
• Evaluates worker performance; recommends salary changes, promotions, discipline, leaves of absence and terminations.
• Ensure team members comply with company policies and procedures.

• 5+ years aerospace manufacturing experience; contract manufacturing preferred
• 3+ years leadership role experience

4 Year Degree
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Job Location
Tempe, AZ, USA

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