Area Manager 003594
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

Job Description

The Area Manager is responsible for directing and coordinating activities that support the production of Kollmorgen products. This position is responsible for the day to day management of a group of associates as well as meeting daily, medium, and long term goals aligned with the overall strategy of the business. Key goals for the area manager are safety, quality, on time delivery, productivity and inventory.  This position will be joining the Kollmorgen team in Radford, VA.  Kollmorgen is part of Altra (AIMC). 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the following essential duties satisfactorily:

  • In alignment with business objectives, establish production and quality control standards, develop budget and cost controls, and to obtain data regarding types, quantities, specifications, and delivery dates of products ordered.
  • Plans and directs production activities and establishes production priorities for products.
  • Coordinates production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality control activities to obtain optimum production and utilization of human resources, machines, and equipment.
  • Reviews and analyzes production, quality control, maintenance, and operational data to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications, operating or production problems.
  • Supports and implements a Lean Manufacturing structure in all production areas.
  • Revise production schedules and priorities as need due to equipment failure or other production problems.
  • Manages performance of direct labor associates, including development, promotion and disciplinary procedures.
  • Responsible for achieving area and cell metrics and driving countermeasures and action plans where appropriate to achieve goals.

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required to perform this job:

  • Bachelor's degree, or high school diploma plus minimum of 5 years’ experience in manufacturing required. Lean manufacturing experience is preferred.
  • Previous experience in leadership or management preferred.
  • Proven excellent analytical skills required.
  • Proven ability to deliver results and meet goals is required.
  • Work well with others and have the ability to lead others.

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Radford, VA
  • Job Type: Manufacturing
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 2/8/2019

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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