Manufacturing Manager

Date: Jul 24, 2021

Location: Roseville, MN, US

Company: Dover Corporation

The Manufacturing Manager will lead a team of supervisors and production personnel at our Roseville location.  The Manufacturing Manager is an ambassador for the CPC culture – cultivating a passion for serving customers, operational excellence, and employee empowerment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that product is manufactured safely, to the highest quality standards, and on time while ensuring continuous cost improvement
  • Communicating with all the relevant stakeholders and coordinating all inputs (people, plant and processes) to ensure production output and on time delivery targets are achieved
  • Develop processes to deploy labor and execute production to meet throughput volume and on-time delivery targets
  • Ensuring that the shop floor has the necessary, competence, skill, knowledge, plant and tooling required to achieve production targets
  • Drive a customer-centric culture within operations that supports CPC’s mission, vision, and mindset of ‘Complete Performance Change’
  • Promote & maintain awareness and compliance to workplace health and safety requirements in accordance with best practice and legal requirement
  • Responsible for capacity planning within the sales and operation planning processes. 
  • Develop and execute staffing and space plans
  • Collaborate with the Manufacturing Technologies group on equipment, technology, and process improvement plans to support growth
  • Manage raw inventory storage and inbound logistics
  • Direct ownership of the following KPI’s:
    • Safety
    • Quality
    • Schedule Attainment
    • Productivity
    • Downtime
  • Attract, train and develop a world-class team focused on meeting the customer objectives
  • Drive employee engagement in problem solving and continuous learning


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing Management or relevant field. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Lean, Six Sigma, and/or continuous improvement
  • Manufacturing experience in controlled environments preferred
  • Strong skills in production analytics and reporting
  • Have a strong understanding of inventory management, production planning & scheduling
  • Have a deep understanding and/or education around supply chain management, inventory management and different flow management techniques especially within low-volume/high-mix business
  • Have a working understanding of quality management systems such ISO9000
  • Have a working understanding of health and safety best practice
  • Domestic and International travel as required

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.

CPC is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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