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Plant Manager - Stainless Steel Manufacturing

Stainless Process Systems Ventura, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

BACKGROUND:
Stainless Process Systems (www.stainlessprocesssystems.com) is a rapidly growing ASME equipment manufacturer that engineers and builds precision vessels for the Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor, Aerospace, and Food and Beverage industries. SPS fabricates stainless steel equipment both as an OEM and custom (based upon our design) equipment supplier to domestic and global customers. SPS provides engineering services to ASME standards for the highest quality fabrication or repair of pressure vessels, technical processing equipment and non-rated tanks.

 

ROLE:
The General / Production Manager at Stainless Process Systems organizes and directs critical company workflow and manufacturing operations. This position works closely with the President and is ultimately responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating the efficient operations of the production facility in order to produce high quality finished products. The Production Manager is also responsible for evaluating financial information including budgets, and resource planning based upon quoted pricing to manage daily operations including the use of materials and team member’s resources to ensure timely delivery of our quality metal fabricated products demanded by the pharmaceutical industry. Duties include hiring, supervising, and reviewing the work performance of shop personnel. The right candidate will proactively plan for and quickly adjust company resources to rapidly changing customer demands (i.e. shortened delivery schedules). The result of these initiatives contribute to the overall health and financial growth of our OEM manufacturing company. For additional information on our product lines, please refer to our website.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage a team of 15+ employees in our manufacturing facility. Team is comprised of engineers, QA staff, shop foreman, welders, polishers, shipping and receiving individuals.

  • Coordinate across project management and engineering to facilitate the creation and implementation of objectives that enable the company to reach sustainable growth goals.

  • Estimate and monitor production and labor costs, prepare company and project budgets in order to establish and enforce realistic and challenging delivery schedules all within quoted prices for equipment.

  • Recruit, interview, hire, manage and evaluate manufacturing and production staff. Develop all team members to fullest potential and establish career progression opportunities within their department and organization. Conduct performance reviews to ensure team is operating efficiently and delivering the highest quality products.

  • Monitor and optimize daily production performance in relation to company established goals.

  • Create a safe and positive work environment by continuously communicating, resolving issues, and developing incentives and retention strategies.

  • Responsible for a safe working environment by impressing on staff the need to maintain safe working techniques and monitoring employee behaviors to ensure compliance. Ensure all employees follow industry standard health and safety guidelines.

  • Oversee and establish a routine preventive maintenance plan for all equipment.

  • Creating production shifts that optimally utilize labor and capacity, responding to seasonality issues by adjusting headcount, workload or shifts accordingly.

  • Review manufacturing processes, cost, labor, and machine utilization in order to proactively reduce expenses and increase productivity across all product lines.

  • Maintain and update all production inventory weekly/monthly at sufficient stocking levels required for manufacturing of product. Minimize expensive “expedited” materials acquisitions.

  • Be able to review blueprints for accuracy, create shop travelers and job folders for manufacturing.

  • Lead weekly management production meetings to provide feedback on quality issues, internal and/or external customer feedback, determine impediments for project progression and be able to shift resources to overcome obstacles to meet delivery schedules.

  • Maintain and evaluate all production records to ensure the manufacture and delivery of finished highly cosmetic products.

  • Provide company-wide motivation, support and guidance to all team members while communicating any problems or obstacles to President.

  • Occasionally visit customer offices to ensure customer needs are met and / or exceeded where possible.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or 10+ years of relevant work experience supervising manufacturing operation to produce high quality products. Additional degree in business is a plus.

  • 10+ years’ experience leading teams to comply with ASME, AS9001(Aerospace Quality Standards), OSHA and EPA regulations.

  • Must be able to read engineering blueprints, data, manuals, or other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, adjustment methods, certification processes, formulas, or measuring instruments as required.

  • Proven track record of successfully training employees in productivity and safety.

  • Must have excellent project management skills and be highly detail oriented.

  • Knowledge of weld quality and symbols used in welding fabrication and machining of parts.

  • Must be able to convey status of production and final assembly to all levels of management. Must be a proven leader who can ensure that company quality policies are adhered to for all projects on the manufacturing floor at all times.

  • Must be able to quickly adjust yourself and the company to rapidly changing product requirements in order to meet demanding customer and production deadlines.

 

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Vacation Pay

  • Sick Pay (3 days)

  • Holiday Pay

  • Medical/Dental Benefits

  • 401k Plan

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER -- Stainless Process Systems does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, marital status or disability status in its employment actions, decisions, policies and practices.

Company Description
Stainless Process Systems (www.stainlessprocesssystems.com) is a rapidly growing ASME equipment manufacturer that engineers and builds precision vessels for the Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor, Aerospace, and Food and Beverage industries. SPS fabricates stainless steel equipment both as an OEM and custom (based upon our design) equipment supplier to domestic and global customers. SPS provides engineering services to ASME standards for the highest quality fabrication or repair of pressure vessels, technical processing equipment and non-rated tanks.

Stainless Process Systems

Why Work Here?

Rapidly growing ASME equipment manufacturer; opportunity to make a large impact on healthcare/pharmaceutical/vaccine industry.

Stainless Process Systems (www.stainlessprocesssystems.com) is a rapidly growing ASME equipment manufacturer that engineers and builds precision vessels for the Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor, Aerospace, and Food and Beverage industries. SPS fabricates stainless steel equipment both as an OEM and custom (based upon our design) equipment supplier to domestic and global customers. SPS provides engineering services to ASME standards for the highest quality fabrication or repair of pressure vessels, technical processing equipment and non-rated tanks.

Address

1650 Beacon Place
Ventura, CA
USA