Knoll Inc. Manufacturing Supervisor -Tool and Die in Muskegon, Michigan
Manufacturing Supervisor -Tool and Die
Tracking Code 912-056
Knoll is a constellation of design-driven brands and people, working together with our clients to create inspired modern interiors. Since 1938, we’ve been thinking about how people interact with their environments, and how their environments impact what they do. Our strength in office systems, seating, furniture, textiles, leather, architectural accessories allows us to compose integrated solutions from products and services that naturally work together.
To learn more, visit www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/ .
This Supervisor role will support the Tool and Die function and associates in both the Western and Estes locations. The Manufacturing Supervisor will perform a front line leadership role in support of manufacturing associates in assigned work area. Supervise, plan, coordinate and control of all aspects of production, associate management and maintenance. Ensure that all products are produced safely, efficiently and that they are complete, correct and on-time. Form, lead and implement associate involvement and other associate participation endeavors.
Industry experience :
High school diploma or equivalent required
Three to five years of manufacturing supervisory experience preferred
Journeyman Tool and Die certification preferred
Assign work to and instruct, assist or direct die makers, tool room machinists and production operators
Oversee and perform machining operations to build, test, install, modify and maintain permanent and temporary tooling, dies, fixtures, jigs, gauges, etc., using company designs, specifications or concepts
Develop and use maintenance and operation guides for temporary and permanent production tooling, dies, gauges, etc.
Instruct production employees on the use, maintenance and operation of temporary and permanent production tooling, dies, gauges, etc.
Assume responsibility for the quality of workmanship, dimensional accuracy and efficient mechanical operations of assigned work areas
Technical Experience :
Must have experience with team building, process improvement, conflict resolution, and motivating people
Knowledge of manufacturing organization, controls and procedures
Knowledge of fundamental Safety principles for an industrial work environment
Should possess problem solving skills and facilitate group meetings
Skilled in the use of ERP systems, Kronos, Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Lean manufacturing knowledge & implementation
Maintain and enforce a Safe work environment
Make decisions and take action
Analyze and make recommendations
Maintain relationships with other departments and people
Champion Lean Manufacturing Principles
Assist in program launches
Assure integrity of manufacturing processes
Participate as a member of the Manufacturing Team
Perform other duties as necessary in support of business objectives
Job Location Muskegon, Michigan, United States
Position Type Full-Time/Regular