Department Manager

Company: Experis ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 3 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Experis is working with a global manufacturer in the Fox Cities area on a new Direct Hire/Permanent Department Manager role with some great things to offer. Our client is highly respected in their industry, has a very long and successful history, and they have a diverse portfolio of products that allows them to remain very stable. This current role would offer a strong/flexible base salary, a solid bonus plan, strong benefits, very minimal travel, and a great career path moving forward.

The Department Manager will coordinate and oversee the activities of a manufacturing department according to established procedures, standards and customer requirements. This position will have up to 135 total reports

Establish, maintain, communicate, and enforce safety, quality, waste and productivity standards to meet plant goals.
Maintain quality standards consistent with customers and the company requirements.
Oversee and manage systems for the department
Participate in Lean/Six Sigma committees
Mentor and develop Shift Supervisors
Oversee change management within the organization
Provides feedback on employee performance against standards.
Responsible for all elements of supervision including hiring, terminations, recognition, discipline, training, employee relations, performance management and salary
Ensures that investigations are completed for any injuries, incidents and near misses
Lead capital projects

A Bachelor's degree with emphasis on a technical field or equivalent combination of education and experience
Prior experience in a manufacturing environment
Prior supervisory/leadership experience

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)

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