Job Description

Fabrication Manager  (#9179) - AZ
Industry: Aluminum

An aluminum extrusion facility is looking for a fabrication manager.


This position reports directly to the Plant Manager. This position is responsible for general supervision of all phases of the Fabrication Center including; safety, production, quality control, maintenance receiving and shipping. They will work closely with the production team to increase safety, productivity and profitability within the fabrication manufacturing operation.


  • Demonstrate an unequaled passion for safety, and work closely with the EHS Manager to ensure all members of the manufacturing team are aware of safety policies to provide a safe workplace for all employees. 
  • Provide leadership for the successful day-to-day operation of the facility.
  • Work closely with quality personnel to review product consistency while monitoring scrap rates to determine trends and areas of improvement.
  • Review established production schedules to insure established inventory levels are met while operating at the highest efficiency possible.
  • Coordinate the hiring and training of all manufacturing personnel.
  • Monitor operation expenses and research ways to reduce costs while maintaining product quality.
  • Maintain Inventory levels and control flow of product from the extrusion plants
  •  Conduct performance appraisals and provide coaching and guidance to all operations employees.
  •  Encourage and promote operating in a continuous improvement environment working with the Genesis Team
  • Remove production constraints; allocate human and equipment resources and direct production employees to attain all established goals.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must possess a passion for safety
  • Abides by company rules, policies and procedures
  • Understands that performing job tasks in a safe manner is the highest priority
  •  7 + years progressive experience in a key leadership/management role at a manufacturing facility.
  • Previous experience/best practices implementing and using continuous improvement/lean tools such as; Six Sigma, 5-S, Lean Manufacturing, to drive improvement.
  • Proficiency with leading office software programs (i.e. , Excel, Word and Access).
  • Demonstrated strong leadership, team building and advanced coaching skills.
  •  Highly motivated, results oriented, driven.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the principles and application associated with manufacturing operations, maintenance and engineering.
  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Management/Operations or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years in a manufacturing environment

Salary 90-100k. Relocation assistance available.

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