Department Manager Location US-IL-East Alton Posted Date 10 hours ago Job ID 2017BE-30EA # Positions 1 Category Manufacturing Salary - All Openings Overview GBC Metals, LLC, doing business as Olin Brass, utilizes more than 60 different copper-based alloys to produce specialized sheet and strip products for a variety of end uses. Primary markets for our high-performance products include automotive, microelectronic, and communication interconnects, as well as a long history in the supply of standard alloys in the manufacture of ammunition, coinage, and builders’ hardware. We draw strength and success from the dedication of our employees, many of whom have spent decades working in our industry. We currently have an opportunity for a Department Manager
, at our East Alton, Illinois, facility. Responsibilities Purpose of Role
Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, the Department Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of his/her assigned department. In particular, the Department Manager ensures the department meets all established goals in safety, quality, OTP and cost performance.Core Accountabilities
Implement developed strategies to meet safety, quality, production, maintenance and planning needs of the area.Coach, mentor and/or discipline supervisors/ hourly employees in a consistent manner to maximize area performance in all categories.Utilize lean methodologies to develop strategies for year over year improvement. Work with supervisors to develop a work environment of collaboration and accountability.Collaborate with maintenance to implement strategies to maximize equipment availability. Maintain a detailed understanding of the bargaining unit contract and its application in the workplace.
Qualifications Competencies and Qualifications
Strong leadership and communication skills;Bachelor’s Degree (preferred) or equivalent supervisory experience; 5 to 10 years of manufacturing experience;Lean manufacturing experience preferred.Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veteran