Manufacturing Process Leader

in Lawton, OK

Manufacturing Process Leader Job

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Location: US-OK-LAWTON-PLT-0153-2170   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Heather Rodriguez  
Sponsorship Available:  No
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 


Primary Purpose of the Position:

Lead and drive activities toward meeting targets for Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost in the business team.  Ensure all team members have the right capabilities and certifications to perform their operational jobs. 

Promote a high performance culture in all the business competencies among their constituents.  Continously work to enhance people capabilites, implementing tools and systems to develop team members skills.

 Perform individual performance reviews and develop performance improvement plans accordingly.  Leverage Plant Optimization system and tools to drive their business team.  Ensure CSD (Continuous Skills Development) pillar deployment plan and activities in their incumbent area.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

 Ensure all processes/equipment count with the right labor according to the capacity design level.

Lead the team and prioritize activities in the day-to-day basis in order to meet all business targets. Participate in the Daily Operations review at business team and business center level, communicate actions and critical business's aspects to the proper stakeholders

Ensure all team members are being certified and performing their standard work with the proper knowledge and tools. This includes to assure new team members have the proper training and certification.

Work on continuously improving people capabilities, enhacing skills and promote cross functional training.

Perform Layer Process audits, coach team members and ensure compliance and communication of the non conformities as well as addressing them in order to preserve the integrity of Safety and Quality systems.

Participation on PO (Plant Optimization) pillars, align resources for the  CSD (Continuous Skills Development) and PEC (People and Environmental care) deployment plan.

Education & Certifications:
• 4 year Degree.  Desired Advance degree &/or technical 4 year degree.

• 5-7 years manufacturing management experience including managing a budget, managing staff & other managers.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Manufacturing leadership of a multi-discipline team.
• Knowledge of LEAN manufacturing techniques.
• Understanding of financial information related to manufacturing operations.
• Must have good communications, interpersonal, problem solving & computer skills including Microsoft software.  

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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Who We Are

At Goodyear, we’ve built our foundation on a commitment to forward-thinking innovation, and we pride ourselves on attracting and retaining the very best talent by fostering new ideas, teamwork, open communication and career advancement opportunities.
We strive to provide associates with a safe work environment and stress the need for continual learning just as much as continued experience. By providing ample opportunities for growth, we’re able to carry on a longstanding tradition of growing and promoting talent from within.
These objectives, coupled with competitive compensation and benefits, allow us to foster an environment where associates can work to achieve their full potential and contribute to the company's success.
Join a group of talented and committed associates and help grow our company and ensure its future success. Explore our career areas below, and consider launching your career with Goodyear.

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