Plant Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Michigan Engineering - (USA) 2851 Charlevoix Drive Southeast Suite 323 MI Grand Rapids , MI 49546



Job Description

Job description

* Provide daily direction to assigned personnel to ensure all daily deliverables and tasks, are completed in accordance with Operations KPI structure.

* Ensure facilities have the properly trained, skilled staff and manufacturing resources to effectively manufacture high quality products and ensure all Danfoss customers receive high quality products per specifications and as requested to meet their production needs

* Monitor and react to key performance indicators and anticipate issues

* Develop and maintain thorough understanding facility processes and conditions

* Create a 'center of excellence' ideology within Production through perfect visualization and 5S standards

* Develop and follow a clear plan to bring all personnel to the expected skill levels necessary to operate the business at the targets set

* Partner with Operations Managers to support and provide input into the Strategy, Master Schedules and Plans

* Support and develop the Production team to focus on the right projects, deliver in a timely manner and ultimately benefit the overall business goals

* Consider and lead key activities within daily, short, mid, and long-term business growth

* Provide strong leadership and support within the organization by utilizing Root Cause

* Support and encourage Production to investigate and identify new ideas to foster the spirit of Kaizen.

* Attend, support, and contribute to all relevant operations business reviews.



Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to professionally present our client to the internal and external customers in both written and verbal form

* Possess Logical thinking and analytical thinking skills

* Experience working in a fast moving environment

* Ability to demonstrate good time management, flexibility, and organizational skills

* Strong skillset to lead and motivate employee teams; build and maintain positive employee relations.

* Strong production planning and scheduling experience

* Basic understanding and exposure to Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques

* Experience with, and good understanding of low volume production methods

* Experience in managing budgets, KPI oriented and data driven

* Must be open to shifts and overtime as needed

* 3-5 years in a manufacturing leadership role required

* 5-7 years in a direct supervisor role highly preferred