is an on-site partner and tier one supplier for Mazda Toyota
is seeking applicants for a Die
Maintenance Assistant Manager
at their facility in Huntsville, Alabama. YKTA is a joint venture of
three successful automotive supplier companies- Y-Tec, Keylex, and
Toyotetsu. YKTA products provide structural safety for the vehicle
and important functional parts that must operate as designed.
MANAGER, DIE MAINTENANCE
activities of group leader and team members to ensure smooth and
efficient manufacturing operations while promoting a team environment
and improving all methods.
leadership and technical support to the die maintenance department.
as manager of the department in absence of the manager.
a combination of analytical thinking, problem solving skills, flow
analysis tools and industry experience to evaluate material delivery
to the line side in a JIT/Kanban sequencing process.
production schedules to ensure the manufacturing of product(s) is
completed and scheduled delivery dates are met.
and track new die arrivals, schedule die trials, DMR’s and ECI’s,
the appropriate personnel based on skill sets.
develop and ensure appropriate training processes for die maintenance
members in die maintenance troubleshooting and problem solving
quality requirements and procedures for the area are understood and
team members in solving problems/ concerns that affect their
the issue and consult Manager and/or Human Resources as needed to
determine the most effective resolution.
plant KPI and lead PDCA to meet expectations for safety, quality,
productivity, cost and 5S
to travel as needed for training or business needs
to rotate shifts if required.
be flexible to work in all areas and in your department regardless
of duties listed above in order to accomplish YKTA Goals and
Note: Work is conducted in an industrial office/ plant
setting. Frequent movement throughout an industrial plant
environment being exposed to high noise levels and equipment
normally used in stamping / welding/ Ecoat environments.
plus years’ experience in a tool and die manufacturing maintenance
years previous supervisory experience is preferred
degree in industrial maintenance or similar program is preferred
to pass mechanical aptitude pre-employment test if required
to read and follow instructions.
programming capability is a plus
provides a comprehensive and affordable benefits package for our team
Should you have special needs that require reasonable accommodations, please notify AIDT at 334-280-4400 so proper arrangements can be made.
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