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Production Manager (Buffalo, NY)



Posted on Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Our Mission:

Step into a new era of helmet technology with KAV, where innovation meets unparalleled safety. Our unique approach combines cutting-edge 3D printing technology with bespoke design, offering unparalleled protection and comfort tailored to each individual's contours. Proudly made in the USA, KAV Helmets epitomize innovation, quality, and a commitment to sustainable, personalized safety gear. Choosing KAV means supporting a brand that values excellence and a better way of doing business, focused on the well-being of our customers and the planet.

Your Role:
We are seeking an experienced production manager to join our team and run our latest fab in Buffalo, NY. This role is pivotal in driving mass customization via local manufacturing. The ideal candidate is experienced in every aspect of running an advanced manufacturing facility, from hiring, process improvements and management.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Hiring and managing the core team that will operate our 3d printers, assemble helmets and fulfill orders.

  • Improving best practices from our Silicon Valley fab and scaling operations, improving yields and optimizing efficiency.

  • Managing raw material inputs and production forecasts to balance production resiliency with working capital requirements.

  • Experienced managing a production line and/or factory.
  • Attention to detail and monitoring.
  • A positive attitude and strong work ethic, with the ability to thrive in a collaborative team environment.
What We Offer:
  • The opportunity to be a part of a forward-thinking company that is revolutionizing the helmet industry and scaling mass customization.
  • A creative and supportive team environment where your ideas and contributions are valued.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on enhancing rider safety and comfort, while also contributing to environmental sustainability.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our organization will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, marital status, familial status, veteran status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status with regard to public assistance or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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