About the Job
Our client, a growing, southern Erie County plastic injection moldingcompanyspecializing in custom molding of engineered resins and gas-assist injection molding,is seeking an Injection Molding Professional to become a key member of its Executive Team. This engineering-oriented, ISO 9001:2015 company embraces a corporate culture where each employee is appreciated for his/her contribution both as an individual and as an integral part of the team. Reporting to the President/Owner, this position provides a long-term career opportunity for the right individual who possesses both the technical and soft skills required to be a successful leader in this unique business culture.
The successful candidate will demonstrate an exceptional track record managing injection molding operations. Initiallyresponsible for managing all injection molding functions at this 24-5, three-shift operation, this motivated leader will ultimatelyassume responsibility for all the Operations including engineering, material control, planning and scheduling, and all other operations-related functions at this growing company.
The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Plastics Engineering, 10+ years of “hands on” injection molding shop floor experience, high energy and a positive attitude,as well as applied knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing and continuous improvement experience. Experience with ERP, Six Sigma certification, ISO certification, and knowledge of IQMS are also preferred. In addition, the successful candidate will have the desire to facilitate production(molding) activities as part of a team, will be computer literate, well organized, and able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Other essential skills/traits of this individual will include:
- Experience in employee development
- Technical expertise coupled with exceptional leadership skills
- Customer Service skills (both internal and external customers)
- Strong work ethic
- Commitment to success
- Time management skills
This position provides an exceptional opportunity to become akey executive manager and an effective leader in this fast-paced team-oriented environment and offers,a competitivebase salary anda comprehensive benefit package,including relocation assistance if applicable.
Please reply in confidence with your salary requirements indicating why you are the best candidate for this position.