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Director, Manufacturing  Accepting Candidate

Location: Hatfield, Pennsylvania Country: United States Job Type: Permanent (Full Time)
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Published Date: 10-16-2019  
Sean M. Hill

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Job Description

Seeking a Director, Manufacturing to plan the utilization of facilities, equipment, materials & workforce to improve efficiency of the manufacturing operations.


  • Demonstrate integrity and adhere to the company’s code of conduct and business ethics standards.
  • Analyze work force utilization, facility layout and operational data such as production costs, process flow charts and production schedules, to determine efficient utilization of workers and equipment.
  • Discover opportunities for waste reduction and capacity improvement and proactively drive solutions with and without capital investment.
  • Manage Production Managers and Shift Supervisors
  • Identify, recommend and purchase new  equipment to increase capacity and maximize new and existing production line efficiency.
  • Review production schedules, engineering specifications, orders, and related information to obtain knowledge of manufacturing methods, procedures, and activities.
  • Draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and workspace to illustrate maximum efficiency using drafting tools and computer.
  • Study time, motion, methods, or speed involved in maintenance, production, or other operations to establish standard production rate or improve efficiency.
  • Plan the flow of work or materials to maximize efficiency.
  • Develop or implement programs to address problems related to production, materials, safety, or quality.
  • Modify equipment or processes to improve resource or cost efficiency.
  • Lead and manage significant elements of the company’s operational excellence efforts, including operational excellence training, 5S system, Lean, 6-sigma, key performance indicators- KPI’s, continuous improvement – C/I, operational communication systems, & best practices.
  • Recommend methods for improving labor’s efficiency and reducing waste of materials and utilities such as restructuring job duties, reorganizing workflow, relocating workstations and equipment, and purchase of equipment.


  • Perform process improvement training (Lean, Six Sigma) and train leadership in development and implementation of these systems.
  • Analyze data and process inputs to justify improvements.
  • Manage projects to a successful and timely completion.
  • Assist in financial planning & cost analysis- estimating production labor and equipment costs.
  • Ability to develop most efficient workflows
  • Ability to work independently as well as cross-functionally
  • Technical writing
  • Change management experience
  • Strong time management skills; Must be able to handle multiple projects and important issues at one time.
  • Proven ability to maintain and manage a dynamically changing schedule and balance overall workloads.
  • 3-5% travel to customer sites.
  • Managing 8 direct and 115 indirect team members
  • Exposure to AS 9100 -B,C or D, ISO 13485, ISO 9001 preferred, not required.
  • Exposure to RoHS and REACH Compliance, perferred, not required. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or other Engineering field
  • Minimum 10 plus years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience creating technical documentation
  • Exposure to MRP / ERP software
  • Supply Chain experience
  • Ability to manage multi shifts and sites (Sites within close proximity- 2 miles)
  • Status:
    Accepting Candidate
  • No. of Openings:
  • EEO Category:
    Exec/ Senior Offs & Mgrs
  • Industry:
  • Company Job ID:
    2019-Lead Ops
  • Skills

    Manufacturing: 10 years

    Manufacturing: 10 years

    Operations: 5 years

    Leadership: 5 years

    Process Improvement: 2 years

    Lean: 2 years

    Engineering: 2 years

    RoHS: 1 years

    REACH: 1 years

    ERP: 1 years

    Supply Chain: 1 years

    Med Device: 1 years

    Automation: 1 years

    Design: 1 years

    KPI: 1 years

    MEDICAL: 1 years

    Workforce: 1 years

    Aerospace-Defense: 1 years

    AS9100: 1 years

    ISO 13485: 1 years

    Medal: 1 years

    Alloy: 1 years

    Sustaining: 1 years

    Descrete Manufacturing: 1 years

    Continuous Manufacturing: 1 years

    Project Management: 1 years

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