VP of Engineering Operations will:

·      Lead cross-functional teams to apply tools, systems and principles to analyze and improve lean manufacturing, world class quality operations, and knowledge based management practices.

·      Provide multiple manufacturing sites with diverse processes and product portfolio, and best practice training in manufacturing operations and project management.

·      Assess and improve critical manufacturing processes and support assignments in Manufacturing, Engineering, and Quality and Logistics.

·      Lead a highly skilled team to collaborate with manufacturing sites to assess and improve critical manufacturing processes and support development of quality-centric culture.

·      Provide expertise in lean manufacturing, world class quality, best in class, knowledge based management, and data-based decision making.

·      Identify areas of continuous process and manufacturing improvement.

·      Interact and form constructive working relationships with all level of leadership within manufacturing, engineering and quality operations.

·      Coordinate with product development team and technical services team to troubleshoot product design issues and propose resolutions.

·      Position requires up to 50% U.S. travel.


Minimum requirements:

Master’s degree in Engineering or related field plus 3 years of experience in manufacturing and quality operations.

Experience must include the following:

·      Theory and application of statistical concepts and statistical process control;

·      Root cause analysis;

·      Advanced Quality Planning tools (i.e. FMEAs, Control Plans, PPAPs, etc.);

·      Six Sigma and Lean process improvement; 

·      Assessing supplier capability using lean manufacturing and value stream mapping.


Job Location: 15 Commercial Street, Branford, CT 06405.
Send resume and letter of application detailing experience to:
Betsy Estes, Accounting Manager, 15 Commercial Street, Branford, CT 06405; bestes@ancera.com.