Fabrication Manager

Atkore International is an industry leader in the manufacture of Electrical Raceway and Mechanical Products & Solutions, serving a wide range of construction, electrical, fire and security and mechanical applications. Our portfolio is comprised of two reporting segments (Electrical Raceway and Mechanical Products & Solutions) and three business units, Cable Solutions, Conduit & Fittings (Electrical Raceway) and Mechanical Products & Solutions. We are around a 1.5B International company that went IPO (June 10, 2016). Our Global locations range across the US, China, Australia and New Zealand and we employ approximately 3100 employees. Opening and Location Atkore Conduit & Fittings, a part of Atkore International, currently has an opening for a Fabrication Manager for our facility located in Binghamton, NY. Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Fabrication Manager's primary focus will be to plan, organize and control production in the Fabrication organization to ensure that goods are produced efficiently, on time, within budget and to standard. Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: o Develop, implement, manage and communicate plans to establish internal fabrication manufacturing within quality, production, and financial objectives o Responsible for developing and managing a team to be responsible for fabrication of products to meet customer demands o Determine and manage human and material resources in order to meet production targets and appropriate stock levels o Implement, enforce, and analyze quality control and tracking programs to meet quality objectives and correct any issues o Develop, implement, and manage departmental standard work o Ensure implementation and adherence to health and safety procedures o Analyze and report department performance on production volume, cost, and quality o Forecast, set, and manage fabrication budgets and implement cost control program o Analyze and report (written and/or oral) to the Plant Manager the status of high priority jobs or issues deemed to be priority by Senior Management o Plan and maintain resources for the department (people, equipment, etc.) to ensure on-time attainment of fabrication products and service requirements at the best cost and highest quality o Proactively identify and implement process and quality improvements and initiate corrective and/or preventive actions when out of compliance o Schedule and manage the fabrication team; set goals, monitor key performance indicators, hire staff, develop and document training plans to ensure employees are trained and in compliance with all procedures; coach and counsel to improve results, conduct ongoing performance appraisals o Provide leadership guidance to shift leads o Participate in inventory/scheduling meetings for planning of product requirements and subsequent scheduling of fabrication as needed o Liaison with employees and management teams to identify ways to continually foster and promote a positive work environment by direct involvement with all levels of employees o Ensure efficient collaboration and co-ordination between relevant departments including extrusion, shipping, warehouse, procurement and management o Participate as an active member of the Plant Safety Committee o Responsible for supervision of all Fabrication department staff, including shift leads and approximately 19 employees Requirements Qualifications o High school diplomarequired o Bachelor's degree in business administration, management, engineering, or industrial technology preferred o 5 to 8 years of similar work experience; or an equivalent number of years of education and work experience. o Five or more years of PVC Fabrication experiencepreferred. o Experience and knowledge of Lean Daily Management principles o Strong Computer skills in Excel, Word, and Power Point o Effective leadership skills and problem solving techniques is a must. o All associates must embrace and foster an environment that supports our core values of Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Teamwork and Accountability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
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Minimum Qualification
5 - 7 years

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