June 20, 2011
Hydraulic press and automated systems supplier Beckwood Press Co., St. Louis, has promoted Josh Schroeder to operations manager. In his new position, Schroeder has the primary responsibility of running the day-to-day operations of the company’s engineering and manufacturing departments. He is responsible for departmental budgeting, facilitating companywide programs and logistics, and evaluating process and employee performance.
Schroeder joined Beckwood in 2008 as manufacturing manager. He holds a Six Sigma Black Belt certification from Missouri State University and has completed certification programs in project management, industrial buying, design of experiments, and industrial ergonomics.