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Plant Manager

Greenfield, MA, United States

Posted: 28-Jun-2017

Ref#: 12345706153


Company

Kennametal delivers productivity to customers seeking peak performance in demanding environments by providing innovative custom and standard wear-resistant solutions. This proven productivity is enabled through our advanced materials sciences and application knowledge. Our commitment to a sustainable environment provides additional value to our customers. Kennametal’s portfolio of well-respected brand names and broad global presence enable us to help customers of all sizes in virtually every geography drive success at every stage of their value chain. Strategically aligned across our two core businesses - Industrial and Infrastructure - our products and services touch nearly every manufacturing process. People around the globe can see and touch these results throughout many aspects of their day, from the light switch they turn on to the car they drive.

 

Tasks

The Plant Manager plans and manages the overall production activities of the Greenfield, Massachusetts plant. Responsible for production schedules and performance standards for measuring progress. Monitors daily operations to identify and resolve problem areas relating to staffing, scheduling, tooling, safety, quality and production line arrangement.

 

Requirements

Overall understanding of business objectives and influence on achievement of those objectives. At least 3 to 5 years’ management experience. Lead the Safety Leadership Committee and develop the site Safety Flight Plan, and monitor progress and clear any organizational barriers that may prevent achieving goal of 100% Safe. Establish and enforce safety environment with clear roles and responsibilities, and regularly monitor performance using Safety Reviews. Monitoring daily operations to identify and resolve problem areas relating to staffing, scheduling, tooling, safety, quality and production line arrangement. Responsible to assure customer satisfaction needs are meet – lead time, on-time delivery, quality of product. Responsible for reducing costs through lean and 6 Sigma programs. Responsible for plant financial performance. Responsible to assure proper manpower levels are in place to support demand. The position will report to Director of Manufacturing Global Round Tools.

 

Employment Fraction

Full Time Salary Professional

 

Branch

Greenfield

 

City

Greenfield, Massachusetts USA


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