Site Manager-Milwaukee WI at Henkel US Operations Corp

Posted in General Business 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Oak Creek, Wisconsin

Job Description:

United States, Oak Creek, WI, Adhesive Technologies

Site Manager-Milwaukee WI

HENKEL IS FOR THOSE WHO STEP UP. DO YOU? At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • This position reports onsite at the Harley Davidson, Milwaukee facility.
  • Provide leadership and coaching to direct the activities of the site team (3 locations)
  • Fulfill all contractual obligations (cost savings, delivery, quality, reporting, etc.) for a given site location
  • Manage and/or assist in new client ramp-ups
  • Primary liaison with client site personnel
  • Champion and delegate site continuous improvement projects
  • Provide support to client users, ordering group, EHS (Environmental Health and Safety), and Purchasing
  • Manage and direct all tier two suppliers and their on-site representatives.
  • Henkel Technologies communication link and technical resource for customer
  • Must develop and maintain strong rapport with client personnel.
  • Provide day-to-day customer service, trouble-shooting, and various client team meetings and projects.
  • Requires strong interpersonal skills, ability to interpret, understand, and assess verbal and nonverbal communication. Face-to-face, phone, and written customer interaction.
  • Scope management. Ensure the scope of the program is met and kept within the boundaries of the scope.
  • Assist Program Manager with contract set up and negotiations.
  • Develop and maintain the operations manual for the program.
  • Develop and track Key Process Indicators for the program and customer.
  • Receives guidance and direction from Program Manager, but largely self-directed in most aspects of this function.


  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, Operations, Chemistry, or related field
  • Two+ years of supervisory experience with proven track record of team achievements
  • Training and/or experience in negotiating skills
  • Two+ years experience in a manufacturing environment (engineering, technical sales, management)
  • Good interpersonal, communications, and documentation skills.
  • Proficient in standard Windows software (spreadsheet, word processing, graphics) and cursory understanding of mainframe systems
  • Ability to travel up to 40%
Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 21017894

Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular

Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067