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Information Technology Manager in Sumter, SC at Continental

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

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    Sumter, SC
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Job Description

In this role, you will provide continuous, high quality IT services across all areas of the location including, but not limited to: Administration, Manufacturing, Shop Floor, Labs, Warehouses, Logistics and Security in a 24/7 tire plant in Sumter, SC. This position reports to the Plant Manager and is part of the Leadership Team.

Core Responsibilities

• Requirement to evaluate, utilize and consider guidelines, policies and solutions from various sources including, but not limited to: Corporate and Tire IT Competence Centers or their regional components.
• Responsible for recommending and implementing systems that are appropriate to the plant's operation.
• Formulate an IT strategy with the plant management.
• Manage the integration of the Manufacturing Suite together with Competence Center Manufacturing, Control & Drives and local departments in the plant including the Local Key Users.
• Direct overall IT security, internal and external IT audit compliance and IT Risk Management for the plant in order to avoid local production losses and a threat to Corporate. This includes ensuring the systems environment is protected against network intrusions, theft, and security breaches and data losses.
• Manage the Plant’s IT Disaster Recovery.
• Manage the IT Team, provide performance feedback, development and efficiency with the team
• Manage shift structure, plant size (physical), plant capacity and systems penetration into the plant operations to provide 24/7 coverage

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in related field with Professional Experience
• 7 + years of IT or Manufacturing working experience with at least 3­ ¬5 year’s relevant IT experience.
• 2+ years relevant project management experience leading projects
• Managed or team lead for 2+ years in a comparable business preferably in a manufacturing company.
• Experience in working in a multi international company

Preferred Qualifications

• Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Technical discipline
• IT experience in a Manufacturing environment


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