1+ months

Operations Manager- Forging

Kelly Services
Georgetown, KY 40324
Operations Manager (Forging) - Georgetown, KY


+ Develop a strong teamwork environment.

+ Develop group leaders and holding team members accountable for their actions.

+ Identify root cause of shift turnover and develop countermeasures to correct those issues.

+ Train new team members in all aspects of the job.

+ Administer disciplinary measure to team members who break policy and procedures.

+ Develop action plans to correct inefficiencies within all areas of manufacturing.

+ Direct across multiple departments in order to maximize troubleshooting efforts.

+ Identify key variables within the shift that are hindering metric achievement.

+ Collect data and putting that data into a presentable format for upper management.

+ Develop countermeasures to address failures and track the countermeasure to determine success.

+ Confidently direct up to 60 team members on shift.

+ Track performance of team member and give prompt feedback to how they need to improve and what they are doing successfully.

+ Hold meetings with team members and present management directives as well as training material.

+ Communicate in management meetings and show plans for necessary performance improvements.

+ Communicate required quality metrics and drive activities to adhere to process requirements. This includes auditing process work instructions and verifying all functions are being accurately completed.

+ Read blue prints and train employees on key factors affecting quality with the shift.

+ Teach and foster a kaizen environment.


+ Minimum of a Masters degree in engineering, management, or quality. Forging experience a plus.

+ Six Sigma green belt or higher. Quality training or formal troubleshooting training will be considered.

+ Proven ability to manage and sustain a 5S program.

+ Must have mastery of the PDCA cycle and ability to implement and follow through on the process.

+ Must have strong computer skills: (Microsoft Office)

+ Must have prior experience within a quality driven role. This would include understanding part specification and customer specification requirements.

+ Strong computer skills.

+ Strong analytical skills.

+ Proven leadership experience.

+ Demonstrated progression with increasing responsibility within an organization.

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

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-09-18 Expires: 2019-12-14

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