Engineering Manager - Processes & Facilities in Cincinnati, OH at ITW Polymers and Fluids

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Company Description:

ITW Evercoat is the global leader in the manufacture of professional auto body repair fillers and putties, adhesives, professional car care, recreational marine patch and repair products. Evercoat is a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc within the ITW Performance Polymers and Fluids segment.  We are known for our unique 80/20 business model and core values of Integrity, Respect, Trust, Shared Risk and Simplicity. Illinois Tool Works (ITW) is a Fortune 200 Company headquartered in Glenview, IL.

Job Summary: 

Provides management of all facilities-related activities, including a wide range of mechanical, electrical, industrial, packaging and manufacturing engineering services. This includes direct management of the internal maintenance team as well as evaluation of external service providers.  Responsible for assessment of manufacturing processes, identification of improvement opportunities, and project management around implementation of identified solutions. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops, configures and optimizes manufacturing processes from ideation through implementation and certification.
  • Continually assesses processes and SOPs, utilizing measurements, simulations, and other available data to make recommendations on improvement opportunities.
  • Hires, trains and maintains a proficient workforce within allotted budgets. Motivates and develops high morale while implementing company policies.
  • Manages the completion of maintenance and preventative maintenance schedules. Utilizes a work order system to ensure that all work requests are acted upon promptly.
  • Organizes and maintains all maintenance and equipment records, data, information and blueprints.
  • Responsible for maintaining all buildings, grounds and utilities in safe working condition.
  • Makes recommendations to management on the replacement or upgrade of equipment, providing economic justifications as required. Advises on the proper methods of equipment operation and routine maintenance.
  • Evaluates outside service providers for suitability, prepares economic evaluations/justifications, assists in managing equipment installations and changes, and performs post completion audits of projects.
  • Manage all facilities-related service providers (ex- custodial, landscaping, exterminator, etc.)
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • BS in Engineering or related technical field.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in Engineering, project management, and/or technically related work in a manufacturing environment with proven hands-on manufacturing process engineering experience with experience managing capital projects from specification development and the RFQ process, through full implementation, including contractor supervision.
  • Previous supervisor experience highly preferred.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Strong PC skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, AutoCAD).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Thorough attention to detail in all activities
  • Professional presentation skills
  • In depth understanding of OSHA, EPA and DOT regulations and the ability to determine the applicability of these regulations to Evercoat’s processes, ensuring compliance
  • Travel required (<20%)

Physical Requirements:

The inability to perform any of the following physical requirements does not preclude an applicant from consideration unless, following an individualized analysis, it is determined that the physical requirement is an essential job function and the applicant is unable to perform such function with or without reasonable accommodation.  Please refer to the Essential Duties and Responsibilities.

ITW is an equal employment employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


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