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Team Manager, Components in Columbia, SC at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

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Job ID: 28778BR

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for a Team Manager in the Components Department at our Columbia Plant.

Your Day-to-Day:
1. Plan, organize, communicate and monitor department resources to achieve effective utilization of employees, equipment, and material consistent with safety, regulatory, quality, productivity and financial requirements through the use of Westinghouse Manufacturing Systems & Tools.
2. Foster a safety and quality conscious environment through the use and reinforcement of Human Performance.
3. Assure personnel compliance to safety, regulatory, and quality requirements. Monitor personnel and area to observe unfavorable trends through utilization of Visual Management and observations. Communicate discrepancies and solicit support as needed.
4. Determine task performance/skill requirements. Evaluate employee skill levels through utilization of the training skills matrixes, focus training plans on deficiencies, and reinforce employee development and training.
5. Create area metrics and reports concerning activities of assigned department and display metrics on Visual Management Center.
6. Through standardized huddle meetings, area learning clocks and visual management communicate and reinforce goals and the performance of the area including any changes to policies, etc.
7. Maintain established employee relations policies and safety/health regulations.
8. Conduct performance evaluations and recommend pay increases, promotions, transfers, and other personnel actions. Interview job candidates and make hiring decisions to fill any open positions.
9. Retain sufficient expertise to evaluate personnel and monitor area performance. Apply analytical skills to production or equipment issues to initiate proper corrective action.
10. Participate in or lead special project assignments and perform designated roles (i.e. Incident Commander, Mentor).
11. Identify and implement process/continuous improvements in assigned department.

Minimum Requirements:

Who You Are:
As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team
  • Bachelor’s degree or combination of experience and education in a technical discipline or equivalent. (Preferably: Bachelor’s degree with either a technical or business focus).
  • At least eight (8) years in a manufacturing and/or production environment. (Preferably: Three (3) or more years as a manager or supervisor in a Commercial Nuclear Facility).
  • General understanding of employee relations policies, industry standards, quality requirements and environmental/safety regulations.
  • Broad understanding of manufacturing and quality processes.
  • Fundamental knowledge of technical requirements for production, quality, maintenance and facilities.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

* Safety & Quality First

* Valuing Ethics, Integrity & Diversity

* Passion for Serving Our Customers Globally

* Dedication to Each Other Through Servant Leadership

* Creating Value for Shareholders, Customers and Employees

* Consistently Delivering Our Commitments.

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

Keep in mind that only applications completed and submitted via the Westinghouse Careers website will be considered. You can submit your completed application, and also explore other available options, using the following link:

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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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