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.
Manages and directs all activities and employees in the tool room for support of injection molding, blow molding, and all other production departments. Provides technical assistance to all other manufacturing departments as necessary.
Major Tasks and Responsibilities:
Directly supervises all hourly employees in the Tooling Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, prioritizing workload and assigning and directing workforce accordingly; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Must be a strong team player who works well in a team-based environment, both in Clemmons and across Hayward with other tooling personnel.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, plus a minimum of five years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Actively participates in technical knowledge building through continuing education. Keeps well informed of technological advances in mold design and mold building and repair. May belong to one or more work related technical organizations.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Must read blueprints and have knowledge of AutoCAD or other graphics software to communicate ideas and concepts to peers and subordinates. Must have operational knowledge of the capabilities of shop equipment such as drill presses, band saws, lathes, milling machines, EDM, welding equipment and grinders.