Manufacturing Process Manager

  • location: Vonore, TN
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $75,000 - $110,000 per year

job description

Manufacturing Process Manager

Randstad is partnering with a boat manufacturer near Knoxville, TN to recruit an experienced Manufacturing Manager with a proven background in manufacturing processes, engineering methods and leadership. This position will pay $75,000-$110,000 depending on level of experience.  Requirements:
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Chemical engineering. 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience managing engineering groups.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience implementing lean manufacturing principles. 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of scientific problem-solving tools, automation, continuous improvement and statistical process control techniques. 


  • Manage, oversee, guide and support the manufacturing engineering team to resolve problems and make improvements in manufacturing processes
  • Coordinate process, material and design changes to continuously improve safety, quality and productivity throughout the plant
  • Manage Continuous Improvement activities
  • Identify opportunities and implement changes to reduce costs using knowledge of manufacturing processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, product design, materials and parts.
  • Develop processes to improve new model introduction. 
  • Assure accuracy of Bill of Materials Promote cohesive work environment between ME, Product Engineering, Quality and manufacturing departments
  • Manage a $2M departmental budget and forecast budget requirements for midterm and long-term planning
  • Plan short and long-term tooling and fixturing needs, tooling fabrication schedule and tooling budgets
  • Manage and lead subordinate staff in their day to day activity

  • production engineering
  • management
  • lean manufacturing
  • continuous improvement
  • Bachelors
  • Years of experience: 5 years
  • Experience level:Experienced
Shift: First

Working hours: 8 AM - 4 PM

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