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Manufacturing Automation Manager

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Location: Roseville, MN, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Job Title: Manufacturing Automation Manager

 

Job Summary:

The Manufacturing Automation Manager reports to the Director of Manufacturing and manages a team of automation engineers and automation maintenance technicians.  The primary responsibility of this role is to develop and implement processes to maintain and improve the equipment released to manufacturing.  The primary objective is to improve reliability and effectiveness of legacy equipment that supports the manufacturing team in meeting safety, quality, delivery, and productivity goals.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains and reports the status of equipment regarding OEE, preventive maintenance, and operational status
  • Oversees projects related to improving equipment performance including root causes, corrective and preventive actions
  • Assess the performance of equipment and the capability to meet the demands of a growing organization
  • Partner with the Manufacturing leadership team and engage in day-to-day operations related to manufacturing performance
  • Monitor progress of all engineering and maintenance projects, and provide leadership to guide and coach teams to completion
  • Establish and maintain team performance metrics
  • Work with manufacturing to decrease non-conformances and continuously improve work processes
  • Adheres to all safety regulations
  • Demonstrates support of CPC core values
  • Performs other job duties as assigned to meet business needs
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws, including interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
     
    Required Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline
  • Five years minimum supervisory or management experience
  • Strong communication and people management skills
  • Good general knowledge of business
     
    Preferred Job Qualifications:
  • Prior experience leading engineering teams
  • Experience implementing and using lean concepts (i.e. 5S, Kanban, SMED)
  • Structured problem-solving experience (i.e. DMAIC, PDCA, CAPA)
     
    Travel Requirement:         
  • Less than 5%                        

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands and fingers and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and/or stoop.
     
    Work Environment:
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
     
    This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of tasks, responsibilities or duties.  CPC reserves the right to amend to meet legal, business and organizational requirements as necessary.
    About CPC (Colder Products Company)
    We are Colder Products Company, the industry leader in the design and manufacture of specialized quick disconnect couplings for the life sciences, industrial, and chemical handling markets.   Used around the world in a broad range of applications, connection technologies from Colder Products Company allow flexible tubing to be quickly and safely connected and disconnected, reducing spills and increasing safety.  Colder Products Company, a Dover company, is based in Roseville with global offices and operations in Europe and Asia.


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