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Tool Room Manager - 32168

Leddy Group
Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
December 03, 2018


Leddy Group has an exciting direct hire opportunity for a Tool Room Manager in Merrimack, NH!

This is a permanent/direct hire opportunity with a reputable custom plastics manufacturer in the area. This company has been in business for over 35 years and has a focus on team work and results oriented processes.

Summary of Tool Room Manager:

Responsible for all aspects of in house tool manufacturing, maintenance, development and testing activities to ensure the business objectives are met.

Responsibilities of Tool Room Manager:

Provide specialist technical advice and support on all aspects of Tool design, manufacturing and estimating

Support Production and Engineering with tooling/technical problems

Support Production and Engineering to manage and guarantee on time availability of tools to ensure continuous production and increase of OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness)

Maximize the use of all resources, including IT and database maintenance for tracking all tools, implementing a planned schedule of maintenance and repair activity to ensure a computerized log is kept on faults and service history of tools

Implement budget for investment of new equipment and drive these investments

Implement storage of tools to facilitate highest standards within the department for good housekeeping, health, safety and environmental

Ensure all stock items, tool inserts and spares are organized

Oversee all work through the tool room efficiently and cost effectively and ensure that all target dates for tooling are met

Manufacture new tools from technical drawings to a high level of workmanship and in an efficient, cost effective manner

Provide quotations for new tooling, modifications and repairs

CAD and CNC programming may be required

Attend various meetings and action/communicate instructions

Produce written reports and make presentations

Undertake continuous training and development

Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems

Ensure Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are met by working to the overall plan, including management of, and reporting

Set department objectives/KPIs and review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports

Input and hold responsibility for Tool Room budgets

Qualifications of Tool Room Manager:

Excellent leadership and people-management skills

Excellent interpersonal skills

Ability to manage a variety of cross-functional team members

Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills

Excellent organizational and follow-up skills

Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making

To apply for this position, please email your resume to , call 603-666-4051 or apply online.