Cincinnati, OH Opportunities

Title Quality Manager
Categories Cincinnati, OH Opportunities
Job Title Quality Manager
Start Date 2018-02-26
Location Batavia, OH
Job Information


Duties and Responsibilities: The Quality Manager is ultimately responsible for ensuring Core Molding is meeting and exceeding the quality expectations of our customers. They supervise a team of quality engineers who support our key customers on quality and program management.

They work closely with their team of quality engineers and plant operations leaders from production release to drive quality activities, reliability validation, and yield enhancements. Using quality systems, root cause analysis, and advanced problem solving skills, they are responsible for ensuring that Core products are produced to customers’ expectations.


Required Background:

  1. BS in Industrial, Manufacturing, Quality or Mechanical Engineering
  2. 10+ years in a manufacturing environment, preferably in mid-volume mixture of automation and manual operations supplying the automotive or heavy truck industry
  3. 5+ years of engineering leadership experience in an automotive or heavy truck manufacturing environment
  4. Demonstrated progressive track record of engineering leadership accomplishmentsRequired Skills and Experience
  1. Expertise in quality systems and tools to include Shainin, 6 Sigma, etc.
  2. Extensive problem solving and root cause analysis skills (5 Whys, 8Ds, A3s, etc.)
  3. Expertise in program management and automotive program launch and APQP process, FMEA and Control Plans
  4. Highly technical with the ability to understand customer specifications, blueprints, and GD&T
  5. Deep understanding of the molding of composite materials
  6. Demonstrated expertise in Lean Manufacturing systems
  7. Expertise in developing and implementing Poke Yoke systems
  8. Advanced mechanical aptitude with and understanding of manufacturing techniques and practices
  9. Advanced planning and decision making skills
  10. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  11. Ability to lead high performing work teams
  12. Advance knowledge of TS16949 or ISO9001 quality systems

Desired traits:

  1. Hands on approach to leadership
  2. High energy, assertive, and highly developed sense of urgency and action orientation
  3. Strong analytical skills
  4. Self-starter, independent but able to function in a team environment
  5. Knowledge of CAD, Solid works a plus
  6. Ability to travel approximately 10%
  7. Experience with Microsoft Project or similar project management tool
  8. Six Sigma Green Belt or higher
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Title Production Manager
Categories Cincinnati, OH Opportunities
Job Title Production Manager
Start Date 2018-02-26
Location Batavia Plant
Job Information

Production Manager

Location:  Batavia

Reports to:  Plant Manager

Direct Reports:  5


Position Overview:


Core Molding Technologies, a leading producer and compression molder of Sheet Molding Compound (“SMC”) for the manufacture of fiberglass reinforced parts for the heavy truck industry, is seeking an accomplished and results oriented Production Manager.  Our ideal candidate will have a progressive track record of leadership in contract manufacturing and be responsible for scheduling and production of a 140 employees in a three-shift operation.  Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Production Manager oversees the daily molding and assembly of heavy truck parts to include supervision, planning, scheduling, manufacturing, and delivery.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage plant operations and processes with respect to cost, customer service, safety, first run yield, scrap, rework, and quality
  • Accountable for achievement of plant performance objectives to include delivery, productivity, and quality
  • Monitor operations expenditures and budget
  • Ensure compliance with business plan, specifically direct and indirect labor, inventory, capital spending, and employee development
  • Responsible for development of first line supervisors and production employees
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives in the manufacturing area


Required Background:

  • Bachelors’ degree, preferably in business, logistics or operations management
  • At least 7 years of progressive leadership experience in a contract manufacturing environment assembling engineered parts for automotive clients, preferably as a Production Manager.


Required Skills and Knowledge

  • Hands on approach to leadership, team building, and coaching
  • Track record of success implementing and sustaining continuous quality improvement
  • Expertise with Lean Manufacturing,  Process Controls, and Quality Systems, specifically TS 16949
  • Outstanding problem solving and decision making ability
  • Priority development through the effective use of data
  • Disciplined approach to process and systems development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High energy level and strong work ethic
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and ERP systems


Desired traits:

  • Strong business acumen
  • Familiarity with RTM and RIM molding processes
  • Demonstrated success turning around underperforming work units
  • Hands on approach to process improvement
  • Strong data analysis skills
  • Experience in a heavy manufacturing environment


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Title Positions Available
Categories Cincinnati, OH Opportunities
Job Title Positions Available
Start Date 2017-07-28
Location Batavia, OH
Job Information


We have several current production opportunities in our Batavia OH facility. Starting pay $10.50/hour.  Please stop by the plant at 4174 Half Acre Road, Batavia 45013 to complete an application.

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