Nolato GW is a global leader in precision injection molding and contract manufacturing for the world’s most successful healthcare, automotive, and industrial OEMs.
Join an organization that is respected throughout the industry for our advanced technology, quality, and innovation – all while enjoying the benefits of stable ownership, a collaborative culture, professional development, continuing education, global opportunities, and an exceptional benefits package.
In addition to our competitive pay and full benefits package, Nolato GW is proud to offer a $3,000 hiring bonus for this position!
The Site Manager is responsible for the overall management, direction and profitability of our Bethel, VT facility by delegating authority to
production, quality, shipping, materials and plant personnel. The Bethel, VT plant is Nolato GW's largest molding facility, housing 50+ molding machines
and employing 175+ employees. This plant provides high precision, custom molded plastic parts and sub-assemblies to a variety of high profile
customers in the Medical market.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Directs all functional activities of the plant in the areas of production, manufacturing engineering, process engineering, quality assurance, inventory control, purchasing, shipping/receiving, tool maintenance, staffing and customer service.
Manages manufacturing schedules based on sales requirements and plant capacity to maximize machine and labor utilization.
Controls quality, cost of production, warehousing, receiving and shipping, of raw materials, using a variety of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma principals and techniques.
Oversees the maintenance of building and equipment, plant security and protection.
Interfaces with Corporate Tooling Engineers and Programs Managers to implement new programs by participating in Design Reviews, assigning production equipment, and overseeing IQ/OQ/PQ validation protocols to achieve release for production.
Participates in long-range plant expansion, conversion and equipment planning.
Reviews and approves recommendation of subordinates in matters of personnel and rate changes.
Interacts frequently with customers.
Maintains compliance with company policies, safety standards and good housekeeping practices, including 5S.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and apply hands on management style in a lean environment. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Engineering degree required with 5+ years' experience in a plant/general management, operations or engineering leadership role working in a large (150+ employees), high-precision injection molding plant environment.
Strong and broad understanding of plastic injection molding, including processing, tooling, automation, and facility systems.
Proven leadership skills to develop positive team approach that will ensure quality, productivity, and customer satisfaction.
Excellent communication and organizational skills and have demonstrated records of accomplishments.
- Excellent financial skills with strong profit motivation.
- Medical injection molding experience preferred.
- Ability to adapt under difficult and challenging situations in a 24/7 environment.
- Ability to function successfully across multiple corporate departments.
- Professional appearance and attention to details a must.
- Some travel required