Mgr General Manufacturing 1


  • Responsible for second shift in Crystal Growth and Thin Film Coating Departments to include: production scheduling, quality assurance, executing continuous improvement initiatives and maintaining safe and efficient manufacturing operations
  • Assist in training employees, auditing manufacturing and testing procedures, and troubleshoot manufacturing issues
  • Understand and properly execute emergency procedures
  • Partner with other area supervisors, managers and other operations resources to address and solve critical operational and employee performance issues in a timely manner
  • Lead the workforce to meet specified operational metrics and area goals including: leading Lean Savings projects, reducing Cost of Poor Quality, improving On Time Shipments and enhancing employee engagement
  • Serve as the backup for the second shift Fabrication Supervisor when needed
  • Supervise all Thin Film Coating's second shift employees, with a dotted line reporting structure to the department Supervisor

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate in Science Degree in a technical or business discipline
  • A minimum of three years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior Supervision experience
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate leadership behaviors to motivate, engage, build trust and confidence amongst employees, management team and peers
  • Strong computer skills utilizing Microsoft products
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing concepts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in an Engineering / Scientific discipline
  • Experience supervising a manufacturing operation
  • Experience with data analysis software, such as Minitab

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U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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