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Applied Medical Technology, Inc. Molding Department Manager in Brecksville, Ohio

Job Descriptions:

Job Title: Injection Molding Department Manager

Department: Molding

Division: Production

Reports To: Production Manager, General Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt

Supervise the work of others: Yes

Overtime: Expected as Needed

Position Summary:

The Injection Molding Department Manager is a highly visible position responsible for supervision, guidance, and overall performance of the injection molding department for all shifts at 2 facilities (in close proximity.) The Injection Molding Department Manager is responsible for complying with procedures, policies, and regulation in order to assure component quality.

Duties and Responsibilities:

This list is not comprehensive but meant to represent the most common or important duties of the position. Other duties are required and/or assigned

  • Responsible for Injection Molding Department performance

  • Ensure all department personnel are following procedures and policies

  • Ensure appropriate employee training is performed and documented: maintain training logs

  • Conduct employee reviews

  • Schedule workflow, operators, and machine time to ensure production expectations are met

  • Effectively communicate between departments and shifts

  • Communicate with all levels within the organization to report and correct manufacturing/quality issues and identify opportunities for improvement

  • Ensure all parts and orders comply with specific work instructions

  • Component inspections including first and last articles and spot checks to ensure quality

  • Ensure smooth transfers of technology and components from Engineering to Production

  • Assist in the evaluation, acquisition, and implementation of new equipment

  • Ensure preventative maintenance is completed and documented

  • Improve upon current preventative maintenance procedures

  • Set productivity standards and monitor and report performance

  • Develop, collect, analyze, and report key metrics including scrap, utilization, and on-time delivery

  • Develop and work within budget

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Engineering preferred)

  • Advanced injection molding experience (scientific, decoupled, liquid silicone, etc.)

  • Experience setting up, troubleshooting and maintaining molding machines and processes

  • 3 years management experience in an injection molding facility (ISO certified preferred)

  • Experience working with ERP systems and proficient computer skills (MS Office)

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read, and interpret technical procedures and engineering drawings in English

  • Ability to effectively communicate in English

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to apply concepts of basic math

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to solve practical problems and interpret a variety of instruction furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

  • Ability to make data driven decisions

Essential Job Functions:

Critical Features of this job are described below. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

  • Mental: Must be able to effectively communicate with others; complete and understand analysis of numbers: read, analyze and interpret written materials; comply with company policies; respond appropriately to feedback; maintain positive working relationships; troubleshoot and solve problems. Attention to details.

  • Physical: Must be able to hear and verbally communicate. Must be able to sit for hours at a time. Moderate noise level, exposure to isopropanol, limited exposure to physical risk. Ability to handle and manipulate small components. Ability to see items 1/32" or smaller

  • Lab coats, hair nets, beard covers (if applicable), and shoe covers must be worn

  • Technical: Must have experience with Scientific/Decoupled injection molding. Must be able and willing to setup molds and machines and start processes.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Ability to establish priorities, work independently with minimal supervision, and facilitate teamwork.

Equipment Used (Includes, but not limited to): Pneumatic gauges, pin gauges, digital calipers, computers, barcode scanners, injection molding machines, temperature controllers, thermometers, hopper dryers/loaders, overhead crane/gantry, hot runner systems, sprue pickers

Special/Additional Requirements: Persons in this position may be required to pass a drug, alcohol, and/or criminal background check.

AMT is Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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Keyword: Molding Department Manager

From: Applied Medical Technology, Inc.