Perform assurance activities for engineering design and developmental tasks, systems analysis and design, and software and/or hardware development, individual component level, sub system level to system level Manufacturing, test and integration, etc.

More Uses of the Manufacturing Toolkit:

  • Establish: champion your organizations drive to implement a culture of continuous improvement through lean and six sigma principles while promoting a continuous improvement mindset in operational processes and innovations at all levels.
  • Systematize: partner with supply chain, Manufacturing and planning leadership to understand capability needs and to improve the overall efficiency of planning teams.
  • Ensure you head; understand the value proposition and Manufacturing capabilities and capacity across the P ands footprint, influencing decisions and investments based on forecast demand volumes and mix.
  • Ensure you accomplish; lead and support strategic projects to bring new Manufacturing capabilities into the facility through new capital equipment or modernization of existing equipment.
  • Head: actively participate in the design phase of products to ensure design for Manufacturing principles are incorporated and lean Manufacturing methods can be utilized.
  • Be certain that your organization assures that all operations are performed according to SOPs and procedures and any deviations from procedure are reported immediately to management.
  • Head: own development and deployment of key internal and external data performance analytics and dashboards to drive commercial excellence for the sales, marketing and Manufacturing teams.
  • Drive key initiatives in the areas of quality, safety, sustainability, cost, and service through continuous improvement management; ensure consistency and standardization throughout the facility.
  • Oversee all hardware in Central Manufacturing and ensure hardware is prioritized accurately to support the program schedule working with the Manufacturing leadership and scheduling teams.
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials.
  • Standardize: review and evaluation of customer drawing and specification requirements directly impacting metallurgical product integrity and Manufacturing practices.
  • Perform standard mechanical assembly procedures, perform rework, and repair of components and systems to drawing specifications on or off the unit and on manufactured equipment and products.
  • Ensure you win; lead market intelligence analysis to assess overall business performance and opportunities for Manufacturing sites to maximize capacity utilization.
  • Drive: through managers and professional staff, establishes and maintains quality assurance standards, procedures, and controls with internal and contract Manufacturing.
  • Use data driven, fact based decisions to maximize integrated profitability while participating as a key leader in budget development and capital planning.
  • Liaise with marketing, product development, Manufacturing, and supply chain to understand new product configurations, components and Manufacturing processes.
  • Provide quality assurance expertise and guidance for new product development/design control, risk management, Manufacturing, supplier qualification, material qualification, and product quality.
  • Make sure that your organization coordinates production activities with other functions as material, marketing, new product development, customer service, Manufacturing engineering, inspection, and the like.
  • Help create and solely execute a customer centric, content strategy that focuses translation between Manufacturing data and marketing information provided to customers.
  • Ensure all associates must embrace and foster an environment that supports your core values of Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Teamwork and Accountability.
  • Orchestrate: work directly with Manufacturing to implement and manage quality assurance activities and to enforce requirements as specified by raw materials, ingredients, products and package specifications, and regulatory departments.
  • Govern: actively participate in design review, technical review and program meetings ensuring that Manufacturing knowledge, process capability and capacity needs are being shared, considered and acted on by the program teams.
  • Develop: plan, organize and lead technical projects and phases of projects involving the design and development of new and improved products and processes.
  • Contribute to and / or present technical data in support of technical exchange meetings, design review, Manufacturing readiness review, and program status review with program managers and customers.
  • Drive: oversight and responsibility for the quality control processes of the production department in accordance with good laboratory and Manufacturing practices.


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