USA, Birmingham. Bettcher Industries, Inc. announces that Kurt Miller has joined the company as vice president of operations.
Miller is responsible for directing and managing all operational activities at the company including planning, scheduling, manufacturing, procurement, product engineering, quality, inventory, warehousing, maintenance and facilities. A key focus of Miller’s responsibilities is implementing manufacturing best practices while leading the organization to World Class status via the application of 80/20 methodologies, lean production practices and continuous improvement techniques.
Miller has more than 30 years of progressive experience across a wide range of operational functions in engineering and manufacturing. Before joining Bettcher, he served in leadership positions at the Swagelok Company, including engineering and quality assurance management and spearheading business systems transformation. During his 25-year career at Swagelok, Miller was a multi-year recipient of the company’s President’s Award for outstanding performance and business leadership.