Hayward Industries

Shainin Processes Manager

US-NC-Clemmons
5 months ago
Job ID
2016-1403

Overview

Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control and energy solutions.

For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to our customers’ needs and makes sure they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process.  The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.

 

Working at Hayward

 

Position Overview:

The Shainin Processes Manager is the primary Shainin “technical problem solving” expert for Hayward and will report to the head of Global Quality.   The purpose of this position is to lead and facilitate the use of Shainin processes throughout Hayward Industries (Pool and Flow Control), and serve as the Shainin Coach for Hayward.  This position will work closely with and support Operations, Manufacturing Engineering, Design Engineering, Reliability Engineering, Quality, and Supply Chain.

 

Responsibilities

Major Tasks and Responsibilities:

  1. Serve as the Shainin processes expert for Hayward (Red-X™ Problem Solving, etc…). Be a Shainin “Champion” through continual education on the value of using Shainin processes.   
  2. Assist plant managers in identifying candidates for Shainin training. Screen candidates for training and certification as Shainin apprentice or journeyman.  Serve as the Shainin Coach for the training and certification of all candidates for apprentice or journeyman and be competent in coaching all aspects of Shainin Red-X problem solving.
  3. Mentor all Shainin trained personnel as appropriate to ensure their continued development and proper use of Shainin processes.
  4. Assist Quality and Plant leadership in identifying and assessing potential Shainin projects.    
  5. Prioritize Shainin projects, assign team members, and mentor/manage teams to ensure timely project completion.
  6. Develop and maintain Hayward internal processes to ensure consistency across all Shainin projects (use of Shainin techniques, project reporting, tracking of project benefits). Train personnel in these processes and monitor compliance.
  7. Track and report Shainin project completion and benefits accrued from Shainin projects to executive management.
  8. Explore and recommend, when appropriate and beneficial, additional Shainin tools/techniques (e.g., Rolling Top 5, Process Risk Reduxion, Product Risk Reduxion, Strategies for Reliability and Validation)

Perform other appropriate duties as assigned by the Global Quality Manager.  

Qualifications

Experience/Qualifications:

Required:

Shainin Red-X Journeyman certification.  In training for Red-X Master if not already certified.

Knowledge of and extensive experience in use and application Shainin tools.  Solid understanding of  statistical process control (SPC), statistical techniques for data analysis, and engineering principles.  Minimum 3 to 5 years work experience in Quality, Manufacturing Engineering, Operations, or related field.   Understand fundamental laws of Physics and apply them to everyday situations.

 

Desired:

Shainin Red-X Master certification

 

 

Education:

BS Degree in a Technical Field.  

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