Manufacturing Team Leader, Controllers at Husky Injection Molding Systems

Job Type
Full Time, Employee
Manufacturing - Other
Husky Injection Molding Systems
Milton, VT 05468

This role is responsible for managing a team of Controller Technicians over two shifts. The Controllers team is responsible for the mechanical and electrical assembly of Altanium Controllers and to ensure 100% quality and on-time delivery is met with each shipment. In this role, you will oversee daily production of Controllers including stock room (Controller only), assembly, and testing of Altanium Controllers.   Additional responsibilities and projects will be added based business need.


  • Provide leadership and daily direction to the Controllers team and drive execution of production requirements.
  • Lead and own capacity, flex capacity, and manage them appropriately based on work load.
  • Ensure the team is adhering to Husky specifications as determined by drawings, schematics, etc.
  • Assess the capabilities and training needs of the Controllers Team and drive development of team members to support this.
  • Responsible for manufacturing expenditures and budgeting
  • Work collaboratively with Controller peers globally
  • Lead and project manage product upgrades, SR implementations, Software and Hardware releases
  • Provide constant employee feedback, and conduct periodic performance reviews and employee coaching
  • Other special projects as assigned
  • Minimum travel required


  • Previous experience managing direct reports strongly preferred
  • Ability to multi-task, delegate, follow up, and prioritize
  • Demonstrated decision maker
  • Understand or have the ability to learn and effectively navigate our ERP production software
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships with all levels of the organization
  • Solid understanding of the basic principles of electricity
  • Project management skills preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including frequent presentations to the team and Management Team
  • Basic understanding of supply chain, inventory control, and stockroom activities
  • Experience in process improvement and lean manufacturing concepts and implementations
  • Flexible and willing to take on any and all task regardless of area of responsibility, a team player

Husky is an exciting company with tremendous potential. We have a great team and great expectations. If you are attracted to bold goals, believe in uncompromising honesty, support mutual respect, care about environmental responsibility, have a passion for excellence and a desire to make a positive contribution – then we want you to join the Husky team!

Husky is committed to creating a barrier free environment for people with disabilities and providing the tools required to reach one’s full potential. As such, accommodations are provided, as required, in all parts of the hiring process to ensure everyone has what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters to begin a conversation about how to ensure your individual accessibility needs are met.

Husky Injection Molding Systems is committed to equal opportunity employment and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Husky also values being a great place to work and strives to maintain a safe workplace. Accordingly, Husky conditions all offers of employment on satisfactory completion of background checks. No agency or telephone inquiries please.

Husky is an equal opportunity employer