21 days old

Value Stream Manager

Kelly Services
Brookfield, WI 53008
Kelly Engineering Resources is searching for **a Value Stream Manager** on behalf of our customer, a manufacturer of custom processing equipment that is based near Brookfield, WI. In this role, you will have full leadership responsibilities for the operational and staff performance of a division that generates $30 MIL+ revenue and consists of 10 direct reports and 60+ indirect reports. You will:

+ meet metrics related to: Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, Inventory, performance; profitability of the business unit.

+ lead operations that consist of engineered to order products in a low volume/high mix environment.

+ lead a culture of tenured employees in a positive, supportive environment

Operations include: mechanical & electrical assembly, machining operations, welding/fabrication.

Direct reports include: Engineering Manager, Manufacturing Engineer, 2 Production Supervisors, Planner, Scheduler and a Manufacturing Associate.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Achieve targeted Income Statement results for business unit.

+ Oversee the Engineering activities in concert with the Engineering Manager (Quotations, Sales Orders, Purchasing/Manufacturing/Service/Aftermarket support)

+ Oversee Manufacturing activities in concert with the Production Supervisor (Achieve all performance metrics)

+ Lead Business Team meetings for product line

+ Attend and contribute to S&OP

+ Contribute to CRB and major quotation opportunities.

+ Be a key point of contact and technical/operational expert for customers on new opportunities, existing sales orders, product in field, etc.

+ Lead efforts, in concert with the Service team, to efficiently resolve any field or service quality concerns

+ Attend trade shows and customer visits as appropriate

+ Work with other value streams to share knowledge, find opportunities for standardization of mostly custom products.

**Qualification of the Successful Value Stream Manager**

+ Education that is a mix of Engineering/Lean Manufacturing and Business

+ BS in Engineering & MBA or BA in Business with Lean 6 Sigma Training/Certifications

+ Plant Leadership experience that includes competencies in:

+ Staff management & development

+ Conflict resolution

+ Plant Safety

+ Product Quality

+ Lean Manufacturing

+ Strategic advisor to customer & business development

+ Strong knowledge of material & labor costs

+ Interpersonal skills: Team building, relationship manager, business acumen, adaptable to changing business climate, analytical problem solver, critical thinker.


**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: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01

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