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# of Openings: 1

Exemption: Exempt

Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Job Description

UCT is seeking an experienced and talented Manufacturing Manager to join our team in Hayward, CA! The Manager will coordinate among multiple departments to meet and exceed expectations, while clearly representing and improving existing limitations within the department. Capacity-planning and manufacturing-execution systems will be used to reach peak efficiency.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing all production related issues for the site.
  • Manage all day-to-day manufacturing related activities. Set priorities, capacity planning, level loading strategies, and headcount assessments.
  • Responsible for overall factory performance in terms of on-time delivery, quality, and cost (cycle time and overtime).
  • Responsible for initiating and implementing Manufacturing Process Capability and Continues quality improvement
  • Review and oversee manufacturing line design for optimal efficiency.
  • Drive for continuous culture improvement throughout entire factory.
  • Develop and maintain training / certification programs for manufacturing team members.
  • Hire, train, and develop manufacturing personnel
  • Work closely with all support organizations (Materials, Engineering, Quality, etc.) to resolve customer issues, mitigate delivery and schedule problems, and expedite closure of material shortages.
  • May manage facilities and EHS (Environmental Health and Safety) issues for the site

Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work effectively with operations and other groups to ensure that site delivery and quality issues are met
  • Working knowledge of MRP/ERP applications; Visual or SAP preferred
  • Excellent management, leadership and organizational skills
  • Strong technical leadership and semiconductor equipment knowledge desired
  • Strong experience with Process Control, KPI’s and engineering tools preferred
  • Ability to lead cross functional teams
  • Strong understanding of factory utilization and production efficiency
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of MRP/ERP applications a plus
  • Ability to work long hours as needed

Educational/Certification Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Engineering discipline/equivalent; APICS/CPIM certification preferred

Experience Requirement:

Work Experience:

  • 5+ years of directly related Manufacturing experience preferably in Semiconductor capital equipment industry highly desired
  • 3+ years of directly related Engineering experience preferably in Lean Manufacturing environment preferred
  • Proven strong team building and personnel development experience
  • Gas/liquid delivery systems experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of quick-turn, engineer-to-order environment a plus

Management Experience(for people manager job only):

  • 5+ years of Management in a Manufacturing environment; preferably in Semiconductor capital equipment industry.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This section is required for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA) Criteria:

Work Environment:

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment

Physical Demands:

  • Work may require the ability to lift 10-20 pounds infrequently
  • Ability to talk on phone and use computer for extended periods of time may be required.

Environmental Exposure:

  • May involve exposure to moderate noise levels from printers, faxes, computer etc.

Overnight Travel:

  • Work may require out of town travel depending upon assignment (training and meeting).

UTC offers an excellent benefits package to all full-time employees which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and paid time off.

UCT is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.

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