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Director of Production, Additive Manufacturing

Director of Production, Additive Manufacturing

FPC of Vinings

FPC of Vinings

I am helping an early stage additive manufacturing company add a Head of Production due to growth.


Why is this a great opportunity?
- Cool markets: they make rocket components
- High growth, new company less than 5 years old. Excellent finanical backing
- Latest tech, these guys are on the leading edge
- They make single parts that would take 8 separate components if made by traditional CNC means
- A ton of variety. Orders are very low volume, like 1-10 pieces


What they are looking for in a candidate:
- Experience with or demonstrated passion for 3D printing & additive manufacturing
- Supervision of a production team of 25+ associates 
- Background in traditional CNC machining would be great
- Scheduling, work planning experience would be great
- Sense of urgency
- Technical background to assist in resolving process issues, GD&T skills 
- BSME, BS Materials preferred


Why work with me?
I provide a high level of support, coaching, and advocacy to the candidates I work with. If you are the right candidate, I will get your resume in front of the right people and help you put your best foot forward along every step of the process.

In addition to this role, I focus on growth-oriented opportunities in operations, quality, and materials, with most of my clients located in the Southeast, East Coast and Midwest. I take an active approach to recruiting and I especially value having exclusive and long-term relationships with candidates and clients. Candidates with excellent career progression who are looking for a new opportunity in a stimulating, high-growth environment are encouraged to contact me, preferably by email, even if you are not currently active in a search but are considering a move in the next year or two. Engineering degrees with high GPA’s and/or JMO / Veteran experience are particularly attractive to many of my clients.

If you believe that you are the right candidate for this role or other roles that I may have available now or in the future, email your resume directly to me for the most expedient, confidential review. Word or Pages format, please.




David W. Cole
FPC of Vinings
(you can get my email address from my public LinkedIn profile)


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