Waterloo, IA

$90,000.00 - $120,000.00

Automation Manager

Job Description

Job Title: Automated Systems Manager

Location: Waterloo, IA

Salary: $95-120K plus bonus

Job Summary:

The Automated Systems Manager will lead process improvement and automation efforts in the Assembly and Manufacturing areas. The goal is to increase efficiencies throughout production cells.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Obtain quote requests for capital expenditures
  • Create and maintain process documentation to ensure proper manufacturing methods
  • Be a results-oriented change agent and effective business systems thinker
  • Assist with product/process design for new/existing manufacturing methods
  • Provide training assistance on operations and preventative maintenance
  • Interact with individuals both within and outside the company
  • Be proficient in computer software applications relevant to the job
  • Lead and manage production process improvement projects
  • Stay updated on future technologies utilized in the industry
  • Collaborate with the Process Improvement Committee on project selection
  • Program different controllers/machines used in manufacturing processes
  • Evaluate feasibility of production improvement projects
  • Maintain manufacturing-related documentation/information
  • Integrate improved processes with other business activities
  • Comply with ISO and government standards and regulations

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related technical field preferred
  • 5-8 years of project management and/or technical experience desired
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in industrial engineering and manufacturing processes
  • Competent in data analysis, cost analysis, and problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to create procedures, instructions, and diagrams, and train personnel
  • Ability to ensure production processes meet safety, efficiency, and reliability goals
  • Ability to develop and use systems/software to organize work progress
  • Must be able to work cooperatively with others to produce innovative solutions

Salary: $90,000.00 - $120,000.00

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