Manager – Plastics Manufacturing Engineering
Details: Manager-Plastics Manufacturing Engineering Milwaukee, WI Full time – 1 st shift Here is a great opportunity to grow your management career, take it to the next level, with this progressive 100+ year old global manufacturing leader in Milwaukee. Job Overview: This position manages a group which includes Plastic Manufacturing Engineers, a Mold Tool Engineer and Tool Room Manager. This position will also oversee and coordinate the tooling projects, repairs, operational procedures, capital and process control and procedures for Milwaukee and the other “client” locations that require tooling and process support. This position will also be responsible for the following accountabilities: Monitor and manage the work assignments for the Tool Room through the Tool Room Manager. Monitor and manage the inventory of the Tool Room to include, perishable tooling, mold and die components, operating supplies and capital expenditures. Manage the personnel for the Plastic Manufacturing Engineering department. Review, organize and schedule the work requests and assignments for the department. Additionally, monitor and assist with the establishment of tool samples and design experiments for new and existing molds. Coordinate and manage the tooling demands and requirements, for “client” Milwaukee manufacturing facility and support the Nogales molding operations. Additionally, coordinate and implement standard processes for tooling, molding and process controls between Badger Meter molding locations. Manage tooling and piece part cost estimates for the “client” Tool Room(s), the “client” Molding facility(s) along with external vendor(s). Collaborate with staff to determine whether tooling should be manufactured in-house or procured from outside vendor(s). Lead project management of work taking place at outside vendors.Apply for this job.