Hot Mill Operations Manager
6 days ago
This position is based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia:
This position is responsible for the management of entire operations in Hot Mill for product lines and achieving all production requirements, product quality requirements, on time delivery, all at budgeted levels. These objectives are achieved in part by coordinating with Engineering, Maintenance, Quality, and other Rolling departments. Responsible to supervise all the people utilized and control operational processes of Scalper, Pre-heat furnace, Hot Reversing, and Hot Continuous Mill and achieve production targets, and deliver results through; Lean Manufacturing techniques and philosophies, 5S, TPM, Six Sigma and problem solving. Promote EHS policy, implement the EHS management system and ensure continual improvement of EHS performance in day-to-day operations. This includes compliance to all Environment, Health, and Safety Policies and Procedures. Oversee all operational activities and housekeeping efforts in the Hot Mill to ensure employee and equipment safety. Maintain an ongoing knowledge of manufacturing processes, operations, and quality standards to help ensure the utilization of the best production methods and meeting of quality specifications. Ensure training and development of all operating personnel to meet the ISO/IATF standards. Ensure these skills are evaluated at appropriate intervals and developmental plan(s) established.
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Instrumentation).
Master’s Degree in Engineering with Lean Six Sigma Certification is a plus.
15+ years of demonstrable experience in operations of manufacturing industry (Preferably Rolling Mill).
Minimum 5 years impressive, demonstrable track record and skills/experience gained within a similar position(s), at a similar level.
Full knowledge and demonstrated use of Quality tools.
Expertise in Value Stream and Cause Mapping, Visual Management, etc.
Proven leadership and ability to drive operations teams.
Strong understanding of customer and market dynamics and requirements.
Willingness to travel and work in a global team of professionals.
Experience in working in multiple businesses.
International experience desirable.