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Value Stream Manager

City:  Marshall
Country/Region:  US

Are you a highly motivated individual with a passion for innovation?


Are you seeking a role that will continue to challenge you in a company committed to championing your growth?


Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Spanning 50 countries, 112 plants, 25 research and development centers, and employing over 30,000 associates, we have a strategic footprint that allows us to service emerging markets and communities across the globe with ease. Prysmian Group is presently on a full integration path with General Cable. This growth is only the beginning. We are presently looking for top talent to join our team during this exciting time.




Position: Value Stream Manager


Location: Marshall Texas


Reporting to: Maintenance Manager




Prysmian Group, headquartered in Highland Heights, Kentucky, is a leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the communications, energy, industrial and specialty markets. The Company offers competitive strengths in such areas as breadth of product line, brand recognition, distribution and logistics, service and operating efficiency. Communications wire and cable products transmit low-voltage signals for voice, data, video and control applications. Energy cables include low-, medium- and high-voltage power distribution and power transmission products. The Industrial and Specialty segment is comprised of application-specific cables for uses such as electrical power generation (traditional fuels, alternative and renewable sources, and distributed generation), the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, mining, industrial automation, marine, military and aerospace applications, power applications in the telecommunications industry, and other key industrial segments.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:


Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Value Stream Manager has responsibility for managing the manufacturing process to effectively use materials, labor and equipment to meet the business plan for one unit, composed of multiple manufacturing cells. The VSM has responsibility for total production of the unit, to include production requirements, defect levels, waste and work order attainment. This position is responsible for the manufacturing operations of a unit within a manufacturing facility with an operating budget of $50 million.


  • Assures availability of all resources necessary to operate the unit, including adequate direct labor, technical and maintenance resources, and all other required direct support.
  • Coordinates with Production Control and the cell associates, schedule sequencing and load leveling in the cells.  Coordinates with Engineering and Quality to eliminate waste and improve process capability.
  • Champions health and safety, environment, and 5S programs
  • Uses Lean Sigma tools to troubleshoot recurring issues and eliminate root cause process failures.
  • Performs other related duties as required



  • Results driven with a demonstrated ability working in a high performance manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple, complex tasks with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to motivate, communicate and lead continuous improvement.
  • Excellent analytical abilities.  Solid planning, organization and administrative skills.
  •  Familiarity with Six Sigma and lean manufacturing



  • Engineering Degree or equivalent desired  Greenbelt certification desired.
  • 3-5 Years manufacturing management experience, preferably in a team-based environment.
  •  Project management experience


Work Environment/Physical Demands:


  •  Manufacturing shop floor & Office environment



Prysmian Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.



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