Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.

Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.

Valmet's net sales in 2015 were approximately EUR 2.9 billion. Our 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.

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Production Manager, NA Service Center, Aiken SC

Business line: North America
Country: USA
Location: Aiken, SC
Job description: As Production Manager for the Roll Service Center you are responsible for developing and overseeing the annual budget for the production area. This includes developing workshop action plans and setting key performance indicators. You will work closely with others in Customer Service and Sales to coordinate scheduling, estimating and reporting of the work in process. You'll also address any manufacturing issues to ensure on-time deliveries and targeted profit levels. Monitor and control of manufacturing inventory levels through the ERP system is also a responsibility of this position. Implementation of 5S, TPM, SWI and PDCA's through best practice with Lean Enterprise.

Valmet provides quality in products, processes and services and as a part of the location's Management Team you will help to ensure customer satisfaction is achieved while working in a safe and clean environment.

Requirements: For this position, we're looking for a Bachelors degree or equivalent from four-year College; or a HS Diploma plus four years related work experience and/or technical training; or an equivalent combination of education and training. Knowledge of the Lean Six Sigma process; certification in Green Belt or Black Belt and/or Lean principles applied to a manufacturing environment. Prior Engineering or Production Management experience required, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Please note that any offer of employment is contingent upon a background check and drug screen.
We offer: In addition to competitive wages, Valmet offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage as well as a pension plan, 401k with company match, paid vacation, company holidays, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, and Business Travel Accident Insurance.

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