The purpose of the Production Manager is to provide leadership, manage daily manufacturing operations, and drive Safety, Quality, Delivery, Productivity and Cost Improvements that will add value to the Rockwell Automation, Richland Center facility.
Drive policy deployment for area including KPI charts, action plans and countermeasures. Coordinate operations and maintenance support for the Value Stream.
Coordinate Value Stream efficiency and improvement activities.
Use and promote Rockwell Production System (RPS) and Lean Manufacturing concepts to drive continuous improvement through Kaizen Develop and monitor operational budget for Value Stream.
Lead and monitor projects to improve Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory, Productivity, and Cost.
Lead 5S initiatives to improve department environment and efficiency.
Responsible for developing Value Stream strategy/metrics and implementation of related manufacturing strategies
Operational leadership including successful Lean implementation resulting in productivity gains. Meets with the Value Stream Leaders regularly, reflecting on problems, solutions, and challenges, thereby creating a culture of continuous improvement and contributing towards becoming a learning organization.
Leads the Value Stream in daily operations and continuous improvements which include but are not limited to: supply chain production control, establishing manufacturing priorities, coordination of activities with off-shift management and order shipments.
Emphasizes the creation of continuous product flow, utilize pull systems where flow is not currently possible, and works to level the workload.
Creates the basis for continuous improvement and employee empowerment by ensuring that standardized work/processes are followed, countermeasures implemented and the area is compliant with safety requirements.
Internal Number: 2566132
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