The Assistant Assembly Manager will be responsible for all requirements associated with product fabrication. Reporting to the Assembly Department Manager, this role will oversee production operations while managing a multiple shifts team to meet projected targets and goals. This role will manage and support Production Supervisors, Lead Hands, and Assembly Personnel through continuous process and productivity improvements.
This role requires an individual with strong interpersonal and communications skills to lead a team of 150+ people over multiple shifts. The successful candidate will have strong time management, organizational as well as public speaking capabilities. A team player with a positive attitude and the ability to motivate, mentor, and drive the team to success is needed to succeed in this position.
- Diploma/Degree in a related field (production management, industrial relations, etc.)
- 3-5 years leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
- Experience with Lean implementation including 5S and value stream mapping
- Familiar with welded assemblies