Consumables Manufacturing Manager

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Mettler Toledo RAININ is currently looking to hire a Consumables Manufacturing Manager to provide strategies, direction and daily leadership to the Production Team.  This individual will also work cross-functionally with other departments in the organization such as Molding, Automation,  Manufacturing and Quality Assurance.

Responsibilities include the following.  
  • Managing and recommending Safety initiatives to ensure OSHA compliance and reduce Workers’ Compensation claims.
  • Managing the diversity-focused employment process of the consumables manufacturing department employees by interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
  • Driving technology development, department strategy, and planning for production operations. Ensure operational and quality objectives for the Production Department are aligned with manufacturing principles and processes.
  • Ensures compliance with policies, procedures and standards, including those specifically applicable to ISO-9001 and SOX.
  • Initiates and manages key initiatives to reduce cost and improve efficiency to optimize WIP variances with systemic use of lean tools for continuous improvement.
  • Contributes to the Company’s ITO (Inventory Turn Over) by maintaining the appropriate stock levels through the production schedule.
  • Works with Human Resources and Executive Management to determine staffing levels.
  • Identify, escalate, and facilitate resolution of manufacturing, supply chain, or quality issues that may adversely affect performance goals. Investigate, analyze, report, and track company and industry trends and apply lessons to production strategy and tactics.

What You Need to Succeed

  • A bachelor's degree from a four-year university with 5 plus years of experience in production or manufacturing operations
  • 5 plus years in management or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong business acumen and the ability to create strategies and maintain spread sheets, databases, and data displays.
  • Experience working with internal teams such as supply chain, strategic sourcing and logistics.
  • Black Belt Lean-Sigma certification a plus
  • Experience in a high-volume plastic disposables is a plus
  • Work experience using SAP is a plus
  • Language skills in Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog or Vietnamese in addition to English is a plus.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

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