Operations Leader in Visalia, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES included but not limited to the following.
•         Adhere to all Kawneer rules and regulations.
•         Personnel and plant safety always before production.  Alignment on our uncompromising commitment to an incident free workplace
•         Under the direction of the Plant Manager, this position is accountable for the following product lines: Paint, P&D, Windows, Crib (potential for expansion into other areas in the future such as fabrication and logistics)
•         Lead by example, specifically with regard to the Arconic Values, EHS and ABS
•         Supervise to support achievement of all departmental goals in alignment with the plant business case (e.g. IFE, TRR, DART, Human Performance, OTIF, WCR, Operational Productivity, Labor efficiency, OEE, Inventory, Budget, Quality, etc.)
•         Support ABS actions established for the ABS department together with the Plant and Operations Managers.
•         Engage employees in department initiatives
•         Support implementation of policies and procedures and recommend improvements in working conditions.
•         Complete employee performance reviews and issue disciplinary action when appropriate.
•         Responsible for problem analysis and resolution showing improved process optimization.
•         Guarantee and follow-up on investigations of scrap with the quality department.
•         Responsible to guarantee the integrity of the system transactions on Oracle.
•         Other duties as needed to meet business objectives.
•         Implement, maintain and improve leading indicators processes that will prevent EHS incidents.
•         Communicate and follow up with Plant Manager and peers on daily/weekly/monthly requirements.
•         Communicate with other production and support departments (Quality, Engineering, PC, ABS, etc.).
•         Review production schedules, staffing requirements and make decisions in order to guarantee the safety and  productivity of the area.


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution 
  • Supervisory experience in a production environment
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis in engineering, business administration or technical-related field.
  • Five or more years supervisory experience in a production environment.
  • Driven professional aspiring for development for future career growth opportunities (i.e. location or service center manager)