1+ months

Manufacturing Manager

Kelly Services
Richmond, VA 23274
**Job Title:** Manager, Manufacturing Engineering

**Location:** Richmond, VA (Plant 1)

**What we are looking for:**

We are looking for a Manager who will be responsible for the Manufacturing Engineering Team. This position will also be accountable for identification of opportunities related to sustainability, leading improvement teams, training workforce, and obtaining measurable results.

**What you will be responsible for in this role:**

+ Analyze and assess current operational condition, define objectives and oversee the implementation of sustaining manufacturing projects and tools focused on PFMEA and risk reductions

+ Owner of Standard Work /Work instructions, its development and sustaining.

+ Promote, organize, plan, deliver and ensure adherence of Lean practices and concepts throughout the site

+ Identify and evaluate equipment requirements to support sustainability initiatives and incremental productivity/capacity gains

+ Build and facilitate multidisciplinary short- and long-term Lean activities and training

+ Implement and follow up on all Lean improvements and most importantly, sustain the results

+ Communicate plans, actions and results to the team through a visual management system

+ Participate directly and indirectly in all Kaizen events

+ Develop team members into Lean Leaders through a Lean Development Program

+ Responsible for optimizing current manufacturing methods and processes

+ Work closely with Product Development Engineering and Tooling Engineering for development of new product manufacturing processes

**What are the basic qualifications?**

+ BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

+ 10+ years of experience in transforming operations in a metal-mechanic manufacturing environment.

+ 7 10 years of managerial experience.

**What are the preferred qualifications?**

+ Lean or Six Sigma Certification a must

**To be a great fit for the role:**

+ Participate in or lead PFMEA meetings

+ Manage implementation of ECNs that affect the manufacturing process

+ Interprets drawings, schematics and technical specifications

+ Encourage growth and career development of employees by coaching and helping employees reach their goals

+ Influence all levels for Lean implementation, team builder and strong communication skills

**Whats in it for you?**

+ Medical, Dental, and Vision

+ 401k Retirement Plan

+ Flexible Spending

+ Paid Holidays


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-03-07 Expires: 2022-06-06

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