Automation Leader

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina US


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Job Number: 20247

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The Automation Leader is responsible for leading cross-functional teams as well as designing, innovating, and improving EnPro processes and solutions to drive value creation and improved business results. Key activities include leading multiple, complex projects to enhance automation across the EnPro enterprise, driving modernization efforts, and enhancing performance through process optimization and improvement interventions. This position is Virtual Office based, with a high degree (up to 75%) of travel to EnPro's North American facilities.


  • Implement and operationalize EnPro's modernization strategy by identifying opportunities for automation
  • Leverage comprehensive understanding of how automation integrates with other disciplines
  • Provide knowledge and ideas for development of solutions to complex problems or projects
  • Responsible for product management on technically complex projects which could involve multiple disciplines, divisions, or suppliers
  • Focused on enhancing performance through industry analysis, target setting, trend identification, process optimization, and modernization improvement interventions
  • Accountable for product management plan, scope, cost, work schedule, design and build, and contractual deliverables for own work stream
  • Continuously develop and improve test strategies; Establish modernization roadmaps
  • Coordinate and manage automation efforts for concurrent projects
  • Create and maintain data sets to be used in automation activities
  • Contribute to the awareness of automation functions throughout EnPro Industries
  • Develops and maintains tools, templates, job aides, and other documentation in a central repository so that colleagues throughout the enterprise have easy access to problem solving and continuous improvement resources
  • To be able to forecast and track the return on investment for each automation project
  • Must demonstrate value to the organization greater than the cost of this position
  • Other special projects as assigned

  • 5+ years of automation related experience; extensive project management and operational experience
  • MBA or Master's degree in Business Management, Operations Leadership, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or related field, or combination of Bachelor's degree and equivalent experience
  • Experience and proficiency with Microsoft Office, Google G Suite, and ERP operating systems (Oracle, SAP, etc.)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, exceptional interpersonal savvy and team-building skills, technical competence, and managerial courage
  • Analytical skills with demonstrated proficiency with continuous improvement tools and methodologies
  • Ability to problem solve and identify creative solutions
  • Ability to accommodate important changes rapidly
  • Must be comfortable with a high degree of travel (up to 75%); this job requires frequent on-site presence at EnPro's North American facilities
  • Broad knowledge of multi-functional, multi-site, global organizational processes and financial business methods

Job Location
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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City: Charlotte

Location_formattedLocationLong: Charlotte, North Carolina US

State: North Carolina

Community / Marketing Title: Automation Leader

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Requisition Number: 2015464

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© An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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