Senior Regional Operations Project Manager - Manufacturing - DIRECT HIRE!



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USD100000-140000 per year

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Milwaukee Engineering - (USA) 100 Manpower Place WI Milwaukee , WI 53212



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Senior Regional Operations Project Manager - Manufacturing - Direct Hire!

Are you a skilled, hands-on Manufacturing Operations Professional with proven experience and success in leading projects? Are you interested in joining a growing, collaborative, fast paced organization who has an emphasis on serving internal (employees) and external customers? Are you looking for an opportunity to where you can have/make a direct impact, make the role your own, while having visibility throughout an entire business including at the executive level? If so, please keep reading....

Position Overview:

You will be responsible for leading multiple region-wide projects from conceptualization to implementation for a leading global engineering components & systems manufacturer headquartered in Southeastern Wisconsin with locations throughout North America, South America, Asia Pacific, and Europe. The nature of the projects will vary in terms of size & scope, but will be manufacturing operations focused (facility footprints, facility relocations, equipment moves).

Key Functions & Responsibilities Will Include:

* Provide support, technical expertise and leadership in the area of Project Management

* Will use established project management methodologies to lead multiple region-wide projects from conceptualization to implementation

* Develop and lead multiple concurrent regional improvement projects supporting business strategy including facility rationalization and growth initiatives

* Ownership of delivering project on-time and on-budget by utilizing established project management tools and leadership, including identification and management of overall project objectives, dependencies, project risks, critical paths, mitigations plans where necessary with project team members and key stakeholders

* Prepare communication plan, project reports, and conduct key stakeholder meetings to provide updates on activities and deliverables, as well as significant changes, risks and mitigation strategies. Identify and escalate issues to ensure resolution

* Appropriately identify risk and resolve negative consequence to timeline and budget.

* Act as a functional expert for operations and/or supply chain on project teams as required

* Participate and contribute to the on-going development and implementation of project management best practices and processes

Requirements and Desired Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline required. Master's degree in Engineering, or an MBA is preferred

* At least 10 years relevant experience demonstrating strong results in areas of Plant Operations, Facility Relocations, and Project Management

* Results-oriented approach with a track record of success in a fast-paced, multi-site, global environment

* Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with experience with experience presenting information to various levels of an organization.

* Lean tools understanding, development and implementation

* Strategic view and problem solving expertise

* Experience working with international projects and individuals is preferred

* Project Management Professional (PMP), or related certification preferred

* Ability to travel 50-75% regionally, including outside the United States without restriction