Fabrication Manager

Job Description:

The Fabrication Manager will provide leadership to Taber’s Fabrication organization as well as the implementation of processes, systems, and lean manufacturing. 


  • Lead and Implement lean practices & principals within the Fabrication group.
  • Responsible for the overall staff management of the Fabrication group including scheduling, training & development.
  • Reinforce Taber Extrusion’s culture of safety
  • Develop and incorporate production metrics for the Fabrication group as well as provide insights to management and other functional areas.
  • Maintain the annual Fabrication budget, assist with budget preparation and understand the balance sheet for The Fabrication group.
  • Drive improved efficiency, utilization and cost reductions through the implementation of lean manufacturing principles. Ensure a culture of continuous improvement within the Fabrication group.
  • Provide continual technical support and training to the Taber sales team on fabrication opportunities.
  • Program, troubleshoot and maintain multiple types of CNC machining centers. Ensure machines are optimized.  Determine appropriate product mix for machines and make recommendations on equipment related matters.
  • Perform fabrication quoting and maintain necessary recordkeeping



  • BS in Engineering related field
  • Proven record of successful fabrication management, technical abilities, and personal leadership.
  • A minimum of 5 years in a direct supervisory or management role; leading and mentoring teams, managing multiple shifts, etc.
  • Direct experience with aluminum fabrication including CNC machines and other value added processes.
  • Application of root cause corrective action tools
  • Lean Six Sigma Experience, Six Sigma Black Belt certification a plus.


Critical Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Understanding of machine tooling and specifications
  • Demonstrate a strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate solid communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word & Outlook.
  • Advanced Excel skills required (ex. Pivot Tables, V-Lookups, etc.).
  • Analytical & detail oriented.

Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-past, deadline-oriented environment.

Taber Extrusions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO-M/F/D/V and encourages Diverse Candidates to Apply

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2017-12-17T14:30:37+00:00 December 17th, 2017|
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