Integer Toolroom, Supervisor in Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The primary purpose of this job is to coordinate activities and provide daily direction to toolmakers and other team members to ensure that quality requirements, performance goals and improvement objectives are achieved. In addition, this role will identify deficiencies in tooling and tool setups that enable production to execute at an efficient level. Additionally, this role will work with production to ensure that gate calls are resolved in a timely manner to minimize inefficiency. Manage the day-to-day processes around performance management and attendance for each individual in the department. Leads or assists in the design and troubleshooting of all new or replacement tooling. Has critical company knowledge of processes and is responsible for projects and deadlines. Oversee and build all tooling in the course of a New Product Introduction. Acts as a lead technical resource while guiding toolmakers to meet deadlines and support the Engineering team.
Adheres to Company Core Beliefs and all safety and quality requirements including, but not limited to: Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, Company policies and operating procedures, and other regulatory requirements.
Provides direction in the resolution of technical and production-related problems to assure production efficiency by minimizing tool downtime.
Promotes an atmosphere of diversity, open communication and trust, affording opportunities for training and growth.
Supervises Toolmakers in a manner that fosters a safe work environment and self-directed team approach.
Creates and is responsible for organization of engineering build notes and documentation from all tool builds. Supports manufacturing and quality engineers in the creation of production documentation (tool setup instructions, tool tracking sheets and tool preventative maintenance schedules)
Provides value-add feedback to design engineer through pre-tool build reviews and post-design reviews.
Coordinates, communicates and is responsible for tool build schedules. Recommends necessary resources within project timelines and guides other toolmakers.
Responsible for the organization of toolroom resources to support production and new build.
Supports initial production builds and transition from engineering to production.
Leads toolmakers supporting New Product builds and production by providing guidance, technical expertise and support.
Assures scheduled tool preventative maintenance is performed in a timely manner that assures production readiness.
Provides leadership to Associates in all areas including: hiring, performance management, coaching, counseling and corrective actions.
Performs complex troubleshooting; repairs, modifies and maintains tooling.
Performs other functions as required
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 0-3 years of experience strongly preferred. Journeyman card or certified Toolmaker. Associate’s technical degree with 7-10 years of experience. Deep and shallow draw experience with titanium and stainless steel required.
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 0-3 years of experience strongly preferred. Associate’s technical degree with 7-10 years of experience.
Deep and Shallow draw expertise. Tool material best practices. Design knowledge of tooling required to manufacture complex deep and shallow draw enclosures. Knowledge in Microsoft Office products.
Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T). Strong interpersonal skills required and the ability to maximize asset utilization required. Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment. Excellent communication skills, ability to explain technical information and ability to work independently. Understands drawings, specifications, schematics, and sketches.
Integer Holdings Corporation (NYSE:ITGR) is the largest medical device outsource (MDO) manufacturer in the world serving the cardiac, neuromodulation, orthopedics, vascular, advanced surgical and power solution markets. The company provides innovative, high quality medical technologies that enhance the lives of patients worldwide. In addition, it develops batteries for high-end niche applications in energy, military, and environmental markets. The company’s brands include Greatbatch Medical, Lake Region Medical and Electrochem. Additional information is available at https://integer.net .
Integer is committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, veteran or military status past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local law. Greatbatch Integer complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law. Consistent with those legal requirements, Integer will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with a disability if such accommodation would allow the individual to perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel believe you need a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the ADA, please contact us at