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Seeking a Field Service Engineer for our client, a small, family owned & operated, leading CNC manufacturing co. in Lexington, KY.
The Field Service Engineer will provide service & customer support during field visits; manage on site installation, repair, & maintenance; diagnose errors/technical problems & determine a proper solution; maintain communication w/ customers to ensure resolution & proper follow-up; & comprehend customer requirements to make recommendations.
Ideal candidates will be ethical, trustworthy & have knowledge of CNC Machining; understanding of CNC controls, electronic circuits, & fluid power; ability to troubleshoot, test, repair, & service technical equipment by proven Field Service experience; strong Mechanical & Electrical aptitude; & excellent analytical, interpersonal, & communication skills w/ the ability to communicate complex issues in an easy-to-understand manner.
This position will require 20% -40% travel by both car & air w/ minimal overnights/weekends possible. Company car provided & valid DL w/ good driving record required. Must be able to travel w/ short notice.
Great opportunity to be part of a close-knit, family-oriented company. Technical degree or cert. preferred. Client offers salary of $50K to $70K +, with GREAT benefits.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Our client in beautiful south-central Kentucky is seeking an energetic Production Supervisor for their facility. Reporting to the Dir. of Manufacturing, the person selected for this position will supervise front line workers and provide oversight, leadership, and direction over the department, as well as instilling a culture of accountability while managing performance, attendance, safety and quality.
Will also build & maintain strong relationships with direct reports to drive performance, as well as monitor daily results to provide feedback and identify and recommend opportunities to improve production.
5 years supervisory / leadership exp. in a mfg. setting required (Consumer Goods, Chemical, Packaging, Liquid, Blending, Mixing, Food and Beverage or Bottling industries highly preferred) along with thorough understanding of MRP systems and other PCIC concepts. Must have demonstrated leadership ability and excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal and written), organizational and presentation skills, and the ability to resolve problems on a professional level. Should have strong conceptual thinking and strategic thinking abilities.
Client offers a salary range of $60k - $80k plus an excellent benefit package.
For more information, interested applicants should send resume (MS Word Attachment) to email@example.com for immediate consideration.
Our client, a wonderful social mission driven manufacturer based in Lexington, is seeking an energetic, driven, entrepreneurial Controller to oversee and direct the organization's financial goals, objectives, and budgets. The person selected for this role will oversee the accounting department to ensure proper maintenance of all accounting systems and function; develop and implement and organization's financial goals; supervise cash management activities; prepare monthly financial statements, financial packages, and other informational reports/analysis; be responsible for overseeing policies in all human resource areas; and assist with facility planning, construction, and other special projects.
BA Degree + 3 years’ experience preferred within a small to mid-sized manufacturing company. CPA / MBA a plus. Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical and reasoning skills required.
Client offers a salary range of $65k - $75k range and a basic benefits package.
Our client, an automotive manufacturer located just south of Lexington is seeking an EHS Coordinator to drive compliance and performance improvement and provide leadership for assigned regulatory programs in air, water, waste, land and hazardous materials and is responsible for all areas related to health, safety and the environment. Interested candidates will be familiar with Title V air requirements, waste water treatment processes, hazardous waste management, ISO 14001 program and industrial health issues. Candidates must be proficient in reporting requirements such as Tier II, TRI, GHG, storm water and wastewater DMR’s; maintaining SPCC/SWPPP, ISO 14001 program and recertification; identifying sources of non-compliance & preparing countermeasures or recommending improvements and have a good working knowledge of workers compensation and all related health and safety programs such as LOTO, confined space, machine guarding, safety devices, and the ability to effective train employees.
Client offers a salary of $60 - $65k plus a good benefits pkg.
Candidates must be able to successfully complete pre-employment drug test - including urine and hair follicle - as well as a physical exam prior to employment.
Our client, an automotive manufacturing company in the greater Lexington, KY area, is seeking a motivated and confident Sales Representative fluent in Chinese/Mandarin Chinese to join their sales team. The Sales Representative will be responsible for attaining strategic growth targets through end-user accounts.
In addition to being fluent in Chinese/Mandarin Chinese, successful candidates will have superior negotiation and influencing skills; high level of confidence; knowledge in all areas of sales, including presentation, contract, and basic market research; and the ability to develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others. They must also have strong communication and analytical skills to define and identify problems and opportunities for success, along with ability to understand production efficiencies. Manufacturing background is required (automotive highly preferred).
Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Marketing, Sales or related field plus a minimum of 2 years’ experience (or equivalent experience). Additional requirements include a valid driver’s license; the ability to distinguish colors and shades; and proficiency in MS Office applications.
Client offers a base salary of $50k, bonus opportunities and comprehensive benefits plan along with basic relocation package.
Our client, an automotive manufacturing company in the greater Lexington, KY area, is seeking an experienced and motivated Sales Manager. The Sales Manager will be responsible for managing sales activities, developing sales plans, conducting market research and procedures relating to customers’ satisfaction, growth of market share, developing new markets and accounts, and cost competitiveness.
Successful candidates will need a strong understanding of business including Accounting, Marketing, Sales and Supply Chain Management. The Sales Manager should also have a broad knowledge of the manufacturing industry with automotive and/or glass manufacturing being preferred. Candidate should also be comfortable with long sales cycles.
Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Management, Sales Management, Marketing, or related field, MBA Preferred, plus a minimum of 6-8 years’ experience in Sales, Marketing or related field and 5-7 years of managerial experience. Along with excellent management and organizational skills, additional requirements include a valid driver’s license; the ability to distinguish colors and shades; and proficiency in MS Office applications. (When allowed, up to 50% travel required domestically and internationally to Mexico, Europe, China and Japan.)
Client offers a base salary of $100k, bonus opportunities and a comprehensive benefits plan, including a pension.
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Apply at: http://www.npramerica.com/careers.html
Location: Lebanon, KY
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