Ø Experience managing small groups thru mid-size companies, (Engineering, Sales, Maintenance, Production, mid-level managers, etc.)
Ø Experienced, successful project management history.
Ø Strong operational, manufacturing background.
Ø Design of injection units and components. This includes injection unit up and downsizing, specialty screw design for individual applications, Thermoset and LSR applications.
Ø Design of standard options (special circuitry, pneumatic, hydraulic, electric circuits, etc) for injection molding machinery.
Ø Automation design, implementation.
Ø Training for customers, Engineers, staff and managers.
Ø Failure analysis.
Ø Risk analysis, Risk management.
Ø Thermoset, Thermoplastic and LSR processing.
Ø Beta-site testing.
Ø Vendor qualification.
Ø Mold trials, Processing, Process training.
Ø Customer support related to Plant Engineering, Maintenance, and Operations.
Ø Success with direct sales as well as sales support. Communicating features, benefits, mechanics and operations of new equipment.
Ø Strong presentation as well as public speaking skills.
Ø Design of all non standard, special request circuits – Hydraulic, electric, and electronic, devices, communications, interfaces, modifications, etc.
Ø Countermeasure implementation for OEM design deficiencies.
Ø Tooling solutions for product challenges.
Ø Good personal relations and communications skills helped with direct client interface for sales, technical discussion and conflict resolution.
Ø Have had direct responsibility for client / account servicing in Canada, U.S. and Mexico.
Ø Service, service training and service support related to injection molding machinery, automation and support equipment.
Ø Plant operations, manufacturing engineering, plant engineering, department leadership, plant leadership, company (division) leadership.
Ø Multi component and in mold assembly experience. Product efficiency design and cost reduction with quality / value enhancement.
Ø Strong organizational promotion and people skills.
Ø Design and implementation of work flow processes as well as manufacturing layout.