Nortech Packaging and Tishma Technologies are currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Production Engineering Manager located in Schaumburg, IL. The purpose of this position is to lead manufacturing operations including production members, team leaders, and support staff to create and sustain high performing customer-centric production. This individual will lead a team of approximately 20 (direct and indirect – salaried and hourly) to achieve targets established for safety, service, quality, cost, efficiency and continuous improvement.
Ideal candidates will have experience in mechanical engineering and a machine manufacturing environment with a proven record of achieving results individually and through others. Also a demonstrated record of promoting and maintaining a quality oriented culture and a leadership style which engages coworkers and employees.
Nortech Packaging and Tishma Technologies are Machine Builders and a Robotics /Automation Integrator, building products such as cartoners, case packers, pouch machines, palletizers and robotic integration.
· Work and lead mechanical engineering, manufacturing, assembly and machine testing teams
- Manage projects schedule through engineering department to ensure that all jobs are accurate and released on time
- Review and approve engineering drawings to be released into manufacturing
- Closely monitor machine build quality during machine assembly and testing process. Troubleshoot any technical design difficulties, work on problem solving and take appropriate action to prevent future occurrences of the problems.
- Perform Internal Factory Test with rest of the team to qualify machine readiness for customer Factory Acceptance Test visit
- Work with customer on scheduling updates towards the end of the project, manage final punch lists and host customer during their project acceptance visit.
- Continually seek to improve all processes to perform work, and continually improve products in terms of quality, performance, cost, etc…
- Responsible for team reviews, goal setting and performance management
- Recruit and train new employees