The IT site manager has the unique role of being the liason and main point of contact between plant management, local IT, and the centralized IT support structure. This position aligns the activities of the IT team to conform to corporate standards and methods while being absolutely responsive to local needs. An in-depth knowledge of all aspects of plant operations is essential to being able to direct IT resources to successfully support them. Nurturing the local IT team through coaching, education, and technical training is essential.
– Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related discipline.
– 7 to 10 years of IT experience with at least 4 years in a IT Leadership position.
– Fully Bilingual
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED
Demonstrated expertise skill level in project management.
Experience in an AS/400 RPG programming environment as well as Windows NT/2000 networking.techniques.
Excellent skills in personal productivity tools assumed.
Knowledge of J.D. Edwards World software is very valuable as is experience with the other MRP application.
Knowledge of high speed, repetitive manufacturing support concepts is essential.
JD Edwards World (ERP)
Avantis – (MRO)
WMS – Warehouse Management System (Custom RPG Application)
Kronos (Time & Attendance)
Ability to balance the need to adhere to central standards and methods while being responsive to local demands.
Demonstrate the ability to be proactive in recommending non-traditional solutions to problems, and to sell those solutions to a potentially skeptical management audience.
Must have the ability to adapt and help others adapt to changing business requirements.
Must have thorough understanding of the procurement, manufacturing, and demand management activities of the business.
Must have the willingness to participate shoulder to shoulder with others on the management team in special projects and assignments anything from material cost reduction projects to helping supervise shop floor activities in time of need.