PetalumaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Petaluma jobs

Facility Director - Mesa Boogie

Company: Gibson Brands Inc.
Location: Petaluma
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

The Facility Director - Mesa Boogie responsible for the iconic Mesa Boogie production facility based in Petaluma, CA. This facility is a unique combination of art, craft of the highest degree, historical legacy, modern innovation, passionate culture and workforce, teamwork, accountability, and a developing best-practices balance of superb craftsmanship and efficient production processes. This role requires a deep appreciation and experience/knowledge of amplifiers, comfort managing a diverse and passionate group with artistic sensibilities, experience and leadership for Continuous Improvement in a craft environment, deals in facts and metrics as decision points, and can work successfully to budget/forecast as a Cost Center. As a relatively small facility, this position requires an energetic and involved approach on all topics around a structured Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Human Resources (SQDCHr ) framework.Essential Functions- Works with Leadership/Management teams to set strategic goals and priorities.- Transforms high level directional needs into a workable business plan and promotes execution of that plan with the appropriate metrics and timelines for business success- Monitors and influences daily production activities and metrics together with the Production Manager and supporting Team Members.- Manages Quality, Materials, Engineering, and Production professionals on a daily basis.- Manages cross matrix business integration with Finance, HR, Product Development, and Sales professionals who support the facility from the Petaluma, HQ, and other facilities.- High profile leadership - Walks the production floor daily and helps maintain an inclusive, servant-leadership based culture.- Reports up through the organization monthly on KPI's in a structured SQDCHr format with precise summarized input on variances from plan.- Working with cross functional partners, develops and promotes an appropriate timeline and skills/technology development for on-time delivery of new products.- Works closely with the site Controller to prepare, present and execute the Cost Center operational budget.- Prepares, drives approval and executes on Capital spending.- Maintains and further drives Safety as priority- Promotes and further drives a product quality focus that anticipates customer's expectations for a craft based premier-level product.Other duties- Employee can be asked to perform other duties that are reasonable within the area of expertiseSkills and Competencies- Excellent presentation and strong communications skills both written and verbal- Demonstrated ability to be creative, flexible, and adaptable to new situations and assignments- Must be independent, self-motivated and possess a positive attitude, operating well in a team environment that is focused on collaboration and accountability- Strong interpersonal, mentoring, coaching and conflict resolution skills- Proven ability to work with all levels of management and foster relationships with operational personnel- Proven experience supporting growth through transparency, consistency and disciplined execution- Strong organizational skills- Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and organize workload to meet organizational timelines in a fast paced, very high growth environment- Ability to work with Senior Executives of the Company- Leadership skills necessary to coach and mentor others; effective supervisory skills with an ability to develop a team, review employee performance, address escalated issues, generate assignments, and set priorities- Provide insightful ways/approaches to motivate others and identify strengths and developmental opportunities with talent- Good analytical and critical thinking skills, with ability to make effective decisions- Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or concerns- Technical and comprehensive knowledge of operating procedures- High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation, with a track record of delivering to plan- Flexibility to adapt quickly to changing circumstances; able to proactively question and challenge to prioritize and identify solutions in timely manner- Clear thinker with outstanding numeric ability supported by a rounded commercial awareness- Able to see the big picture but possesses a pragmatic /flexible approach to delivery- Hands-on high-end craft experience- Curious in nature and always looking to question, learn, and look for better ways to do things- Relish working in a company with a diverse and fast paced environment- Personable, fun, team orientedKnowledge- Thorough understanding and strong working knowledge of high-end electronic device/craft woodworking and production, with an emphasis on the amplifier industry.- Knowledge of business practices and procedures related to craft-based facility managementEducation and Experience- Bachelor's degree in a related field is required.- Minimum of 8 year's progressive leadership experience in production management- Experience successfully managing highly skilled artisans- A wood shop environment dedicated to all processes related to wood transformation and finishing.- Dedicated offices, cubicles, and meeting rooms.Travel Requirements- Occasional travel to and between the company's manufacturing and HQ locations.Physical Demands- Basic physical stances and actions (sitting, standing, walking); occasional 25 lb lifts.Salary range$215,000-$225,000 annual salaryWe celebrate diversity and Gibson Brands, Inc is an Equal Opportunity employer.
#J-18808-Ljbffr

Keywords: Gibson Brands Inc., Petaluma , Facility Director - Mesa Boogie, Executive , Petaluma, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Petaluma RSS job feeds