The Process Leader leads & manages a team of 4 to 6 artisans (mechanical & electrical) in the delivery of safety, process reliability and efficiency.
The role serves as escalation point for complex process and technical issues and requires a strong liaison and collaboration with the Technical team.
Imparts technical/content training to the direct team. Performs skill assessments on machine minders/artisans and recommends training to address gaps observed.
Motivates the team and promotes team values of efficiency, productivity, quality and teamwork.
Process reliability - Continuous improvement of process reliability, preventive maintenance systems.
Process efficiency - Continuous improvement of output rates, product quality and material scrap levels. Process stability & product consistency.
Technical Leadership, mentoring & technical skills assessment - Skills development, Technical support and continuous improvement.
Leading and Supervising - Staff competency and morale.
Injection molding machine operations, settings, process & construction.
Mold cooling systems and cooling water treatment.
Mold changeover systems & SMED techniques.
Polymer grinding systems & regrind applications.
Polymer material properties.