Austin, TX

Strong and recent experience managing a CNC machine shop at a manufacturer over roughly 50 hourly employees required.  Six Sigma experience in the automotive, medical device, or similar industry required.  3rd shift; 11:00pm – 7:30am.  $10k to $15k relocation paid.

Job Description:

  • 3rd Shift Position
  • Working Hours: 11:00 pm to 7:30 am Sunday Night to Friday Morning
  • This position will be managing 30+ manufacturing hourly employees in the CNC Machining area.
  • First-line manufacturing shift manager for a medium-sized sub-group of mostly non-exempt workers in a given area or areas.
  • Monitors daily operations and provides work direction and allocation of resources.
  • Establishes group guidelines, procedures, and policies.
  • Requires full knowledge of the functional area.
  • Plans work in order to meet assigned production, quality and cost goals optimizing equipment efficiency, and material supplies.
  • Develops and trains staff on various processes and procedures.
  • Ensures department or area is compliant with all processes, procedures, standards, and regulations.
  • Assists with manufacturing change initiatives.
  • Spends 70% or more of their time on management activities and complex projects that require the execution of discretion and independent judgment within defined procedures and policies.
  • Typically reports into a more senior manager.

Experience Required:

  • BA/BS in Relevant Field of study
  • 8+ years in a manager role in a manufacturing environment
  • CNC Machining proficiency (Mills, Lathes)
  • Prior Management Experience in Manufacturing (Medical Device, Auto, Aerospace preferred)
  • Experience in Six Sigma/ Lean Principles