Manager, Manufacturing Operations

The Machining Manager is responsible for operational execution on Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost associated with the Nordson ICS Amherst Machine Shop. The Machining Manager will work on strategic initiatives including capital planning, cost savings and productivity maximization in addition to daily management of the production, engineering and quality teams.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Provide leadership, direction and supervision to the Machining Organization to accomplish safety, quality, delivery and cost metrics.
Responsible for annual planning, budgeting, talent management and execution of operating plan.
Responsible for optimization of machining operations and capacity planning/utilization.
Work with cross functional team to manage correct material levels to achieve inventory targets.
Identify and action cost reduction opportunities that drive sustainable results.
Responsible for implementing practices to achieve acceptable inventory accuracy percentages for Machine Shop.
Develop and implement a sustainable workforce training program.
Drive growth in the Machine Shop through insourcing to make positive impact to P&L
Implement and drive continuous improvement using Nordson Business System tools and problem-solving methods.
Other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience Requirement:
BS in Engineering discipline or 8-10 years of relevant experience in managing machining operations
Minimum 10 years of experience in Machining Operations
Minimum 5 years in a supervisory role in Machining or Operations
Experience in Lean Manufacturing techniques and tools
Demonstrated performance in achieving cost reduction targets
Preferred Skills & Abilities
Strong personnel delegation, development and coaching skills through previous leadership roles
Demonstrated competencies with machining metrology including calibration and measurement processes and GD&T.
Knowledgeable of CNC machining and conventional machining and fabrication.
Proficient at AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks and Microsoft Office Applications
Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively at any level
A balanced professional capable of seeing the big picture while managing the details
Ability to drive aggressive implementation plans and schedules
Knowledge of Machining TPM methodologies
Problem solving and ability to handle multiple tasks effectively
Previous experience working as a machinist or toolmaker
Previous experience working in a union environment
SAP or related MRP system experience preferred
Working Conditions & Physical Demands
Office and Production environment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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