Southern California, CA | Direct Hire
My north county client has grown rapidly in 5 years and is expected to double again in the next few. Owner-entrepreneur needs someone to help with this trajectory and allow him to focus more on growing the business than on managing daily details. Are you ready to role up your sleeves for this exciting opportunity to put your skills and experience into dynamic growth? Do you also have an entrepreneurial spirit?
This position manages a team of 25+ and to be successful you must be an excellent communicator and coach who lives and breathes quality production, metrics and results. You should be a decision-maker with the behavioral attributes to see a customers project to completion and exceed their expectations, including putting in long hours when needed. Calm conflict management should also be a strong suite. You should be experience with LEAN win a manufacturing environment. Six sigma a big plus.
Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: P&L, direction of employees and work in progress, scheduling, hiring and termination of employees, coordinating with design team, supporting sales and estimating for upcoming projects, upholding quality and safety requirements, ensure HR policies and labor hours are complete and compliant, lead continuous improvement.
You should have BS or BA in engineering, or relevant field (might consider business management or other degree in combination with experience) and have sufficient LEAN production management training or experience to take a leadership role. Due to safety regulations, you must pass a drug screen, background check, and have a clean driving record, prior to hire.
My client had a sense of urgency so please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to Shannon@lawtongrp.com as soon as possible. Your interest will be kept STRICTLY confidential and I will respond ASAP if you are deemed potential candidate.