Houston manufacturing recruiting agency seeks a Fabrication Manager

Kappa Search, Inc. is a leading technical recruiting firm that specializes in the permanent placement of manufacturing roles. Currently, we are seeking a Fabrication Manager for our client. We are specifically looking for someone who is comfortable with the overall leadership of various fabrication shop processes and activities. This person will need to be an excellent communicator as he/she will be in contact, on occasion, with major project customers. In addition, he/she should be comfortable utilizing various established methods to determine what is needed to achieve and maintain sales and services requirements.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain staffing and  manage workflow through scheduling
  • Ensures safe work environment and processes
  • Proactive in determining improvements toward shop activities
  • Periodically review employee performance to identify growth
  • Interview future potential applicants and evaluate their qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 4 years of experience with direct P&L responsibility in manufacturing
  • An understanding of fabrication (equipment, procedures, and processes)
  • Prominent knowledge of safety procedures, cost management, and inventory control, and performances efficiencies
  • Lead and direct work teams/crews, as needed, under deadlines
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills