Rittal is now hiring. Shift: 1st, Monday-Friday Rittal manufactures the world's leading industrial and IT enclosures, racks and accessories, including high efficiency, high-density climate control and power management systems for industrial, data-center, outdoor and hybrid applications. Rittal's off-the-shelf standard, modified standard and custom-engineered products are known throughout the world as high quality, affordable solutions for practically any industrial or IT infrastructure application - from single enclosures to comprehensive systems.
Primary Activities/Duties: Manage the Paint department that includes Load, E-Coat, Powder Coating, and Unloads operations. Meet/exceed all targets for quality, productivity, OEE, on-time delivery and cost. Implement continuous improvements to achieve a ‘World Class’ manufacturing environment through the support of the Rittal Production System. Continuously review new technologies or processes to improve productivity/quality. Develop ROI’s to justify capital expenses. Lead cross-functional meetings with vendors, staff, and internal support departments to improve quality, efficiency, and/or cost. Support the development of all employees to their full potential; establish clearly defined expectations and goals. Execute/manage production schedule to support assembly operations. Ensure TPM’s are executed on time, every time. Actively engage with peers & management in creation of positive workplace culture. Support and enforce Rittal Corporation’s safety and environmental policies. Drive 6S activities. Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Experience: Prior managerial experience in a paint or coatings environment preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred. Excellent communication skills. Experienced in managing and developing staff. Have an understanding of Six Sigma & Lean methodology. Thorough knowledge of E-coating and Powder coating. Working knowledge of all Microsoft products. Understanding of MRP/ERP systems. SAP experience a plus.