Responsibility for operational leadership of repair centers located in 12 different countries. (12 independent repair centers and 6 co-located with manufacturing operations); Management of a combined direct (currently 5) and indirect staff of 200+ employees in total. Including the multiple international facilities and Inventory Control Manager and staff. This position requires up to 20% domestic and international travel.
Key focus areas: 1. Developing global manufacturing strategy for the Asset Management & Reliability business. 2. Execution of key productivity initiatives: process, system and people; develop a sustainable productivity process for continued leverage, specifically around total turnaround time.
Manages processes, monitors performance, acts as a liaison to the Business Unit, Operations and Customer Care, and leads an organization. More specifically:
Continued deployment of Rockwell Production Process thru KPI's and performance expectations across all global remanufacturing/repair facilities, with a specific focus in FY17 around TAT.
Effectively manages team in the areas of performance management, compensation, goal setting and the training and development of staff.
Execution of key productivity initiatives: process, system and people; develop a sustainable productivity process for continued leverage.
Ownership of Global Repair foot printing roadmap supported by appropriate financial planning.
Oversee warehouse operations for after-market exchange support and remanufacturing operations for Allen-Bradley products.
Interface with various levels of the organization to resolve customer issues.
Must have the ability to exercise good commercial judgment and operate in a highly visible, high pressure environment.
Defining and/or leading lean/productivity activities in alignment with business goals and objectives provide regular progress reports on the implementation of these projects.
Ensure thorough familiarity with policies and procedures relating to the purchasing and operations departments and standards of business conduct. Conduct tasks in accordance with applicable health, safety, quality and environmental regulations (state/federal laws, ISO 9001, ISO 14000, etc.) as well as Rockwell/Rockwell Automation policies and procedures.
Makes budgetary recommendations regarding and, at higher levels, controls capital expenditures and direct/indirect labor.
Selects, develops, and evaluates employees to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of the company.
Participates in corporate development of methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for projects, programs, and people.
Ensures budgets and schedules meet corporate requirements.
Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Engineering or related field preferred.
At least 8 years of related work experience including direct plant operations management
Familiarity with IFS/SAP is desire
Key Competency Requirements
Strong team leader/contributor, comfortable in leading cross functional and multi-cultural teams.
High energy, driven and enthusiastic about opportunities to establish and implement new approaches.
Possess well-rounded knowledge in supply chain, materials planning and logistics.
Exceptional problem solving and project management skills.
Excellent presentation and communication skills (written and verbal) to various levels of the organization.
Proficient in dealing with language and cultural barriers.
Capable of capturing and transforming an idea/concept into business opportunity and deliver positive results.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an all-encompassing list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Reasonable accommodations to essential functions of the job will be made if necessary.
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Engineering and Technicians, Supply Chain and Operations
Milwaukee - Wisconsin
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