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Human resource manager
Location: hickory, NC
SALARY: $83,000 annually (approx)
Our Manufacturing client is seeking an HR Manager that will provide staff services relating to employment, organizational development, compensation, employee welfare plans, and health & safety. This person will plan, direct,and coordinate the activities of human resources to meet company objectives.
Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
HR Certification preferred
Experience managing HR and Safety functions in a manufacturing environment is required.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite software (word, excel, power point and outlook) and ability to navigate and research the Internet and Payroll database software.
product DEVELOPMENT engineer
Location: lenoir, NC
Our Furniture Manufacturing client is seeking an experienced PD Engineer to join their forward thinking and award winning team! This position reports to the Director of Product Development for the Upholstery Operations
Must have a minimum of 4 years of experience in Upholstery Product Development
Location: LENOIR, NC
The person in this position is responsible for managing supply by cultivating a comprehensive understanding of commodities, suppliers, and production processes; coordinating supplier selection; actively managing supplier relationships and performance; and developing supplier capabilities. when appropriate. Serves as a primary liaison between Design and Suppliers during Product Development
BS in Engineering/ Design, Business or related field. MBA or relevant professional certifications desirable.
4+ Years’ Experience in Supply Chain Management or Strategic Sourcing role, preferably in a made-to-order manufacturing environment.
Experience with both Domestic and International Sourcing preferred.
Experience in Product Development Sourcing preferred.
Upholstery plant manager
Location: hickory, nc area
The person in this position is responsible for managing all aspects of upholstered furniture, providing leadership and directing tasks through hands-on leadership while being able to appropriately delegate responsibilities in support of corporate objectives. This person will report to the VP of Operations
Minimum of 4 years as a Plant Manager in an upholstery factory.
Strong knowledge of furniture manufacturing processes including balanced scheduling, BOMs, routings, labor piece rates, product costing…
Ability to lead change through support and collaboration of others
Experience in critical software applications. Including but not limited to Excel, Lotus Notes, Word, and SAP.
Location: lenoir, nc
Our manufacturing client is seeking an Inventory Controller that will report to their Director of Supply Chain. This position is responsible for managing inventory levels that balance having an uninterrupted supply to support sales while minimizing inventory carrying costs.
Inventory control role for a min. of 5 years
Working knowledge of and keen interest in Forecasting
Syteline or similar ERP system
APICS certification is a plus
Process & Quality engineer
location: hickory, nc
Process Engineer whose duties will range between Process Improvement, Quality Management, and Safety. Our client, within the Plastic Molding Industry, provides a competitive salary and 8-5 working hours.
Responsible for the plan design and implementation of robotics or fixed automation to improve manufacturing systems
Responsible for ensuring that systems are in place to continually measure and improve productivity while measuring and reducing scrap/waste. Compares current to historic results and reports findings to management for action.
Responsible for maintaining the quality management system.
Act as Safety Manager for the company
Our client, a Packaging Company in Catawba County, is seeking a Maintenance Technician to add to its staff. This position is Full Time and is a Direct Hire.
Pay rate is very competitive for the position and local market.
•Inspect and test machinery to diagnose and correct machine malfunctions
•Plans repair work using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, or schematics
•Records type and cost of maintenance and repair work
A minimum of 4 years as a Maintenance Technician in an Industrial Setting
Ability to read schematics, blueprints, etc.
Experience Welding and/or fabrication is a plus
industrial engineer (upholstery)
Location: Hickory, nc
Work with Product Development team to ensure accurate costing and inventory
Create Upholstery BOM’s and routings in SAP
Study process flow for maximum efficiency
Compare and Adjust Labor Rates
A Bachelors degree in Industrial (or comparable) Engineering
Excellent Math and Problem Solving Skills
Experience in Time Studies and Knowledge of Labor Rates