Forging Plant Manager



Advert ID



Columbus - Franklin

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Raleigh Engineering - (USA) 701 Corporate Center Drive Suite 375 NC Raleigh , NC 27607



Job Description

Responsible for managing and directing all operations activity in the Forging Department, including but not limited to: budget control, cost control, capacity planning, equipment efficiencies, product maturity and human resource planning.


* Our ideal candidate represents the company in a professional manner and demonstrates openness to accept change and innovative ideas while cooperating with others in a spirit of mutual respect and responsibility for the duties assigned to them.

* Establishing and maintaining production procedures to maintain high standard of manufacturing operations, product quality, reliability, and safety.

* Planning, analyzing, prioritizing, coordinating and facilitating all Lean efforts within operations.

* Developing and implementing cost reduction programs by process development and cost reduction programs.

* Define and implement reporting systems, including quality related costs, complaints, error development, trends, etc.

* Monitoring and communicating to the manufacturing team all department metrics including on-time performance, fulfilment rate, safety, productivity and customer returns.

* Ensure strategic development of operations are in accordance with company Long Term Strategies.

* Employee Leadership and development; Supervising the work of supervisor, Project Directors and contributing to their professional development; Oversees customer projects, processes and performance reports, data and analysis.

* Contact for customers (series production)

* Assist with: Planning of serial production starts/machines/forming lines and the development of new parts.

* Hiring and firing of the team members based on the approved headcounts and based on the performance.

Location and Commitments

* Monday - Friday, Onsite Columbus, OH

* Permanent, Full Time, Salaried Pos.

* Overtime, Alternate Shifts, and Weekends may b necessary for business needs.

Candidate Requirements

* 3-7 Years of Leadership experience

* Experienced in forging or metal forming.

Benefits we offer

* Comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, vision, and dental insurances.

* 401k Program

* 10 Paid holidays

* Fitness subsidy

* Employee Discounts

* Company provided uniforms

* Tuition Assistance