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Senior Production Manager

Job description

This global semiconductor company in Penang is seeking a Senior Production Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develops, communicates, and implements plans aligned with organizational goals, covering budgeting, resource planning, goal setting, and time management.
  • Responsible for WIP reduction, controlling Aging Work Orders, and managing Scrap reduction by identifying production abnormalities.
  • Leads Productivity improvement, sets departmental objectives, and manages teams to meet multisite demand.
  • Maintains a linear product rate by reviewing demand, encourages innovation, and provides effective work direction.
  • Coaches and mentors team members, collaborates cross-functionally, and works on continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Drives Kaizen/QCC events, ensures a safe working environment, and aligns activities with organizational requirements.
  • Performs other assigned duties.

Skills, Information & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent (Master's degree would be highly advantageous)
  • Collaborative problem-solving and leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English
  • Proficient in Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Effective negotiation and prioritization abilities
  • 8+ years in Electrical/Electronics Manufacturing and Operations Management
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing, PC hardware, and systems
  • Experience in high mix/mixed volume manufacturing
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Desirable: Cross-functional team management, SMT-related assembly experience, SAP ERP familiarity, 6 Sigma knowledge
  • This position is only open to Malaysian residents.

To apply, please click "APPLY NOW" or email Shan Li at Data provided is for recruitment purposes only.

Due to the volume of applications received, we regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

JTK Number: JTKSM 995 | Company Registration Number: 201301019088 (1048918-T)

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