Joseph McCormick began his career in 1985 with Boeing where he held numerous operations and business management positions. In 1999, Joseph joined Smith-Blair, a Sensus Company, where as the Supply Chain Manager, he quickly began to influence positive changes in the Company’s operations by lowering inventories, reducing lead-times, and significantly cutting overall purchasing expenditures. In 2000, Joseph was promoted to Business Unit Manager where he implemented operational disciplines such as Lean Manufacturing principals and Electronic Kanban systems. Joseph proved to be effective at building strong teams that were successful at making positive changes and earned an appointment to Vice President of Operations in 2004. As VP of Operations, Joseph assembled and led a team responsible for establishing a manufacturing presence in China. In 2007, Joseph was appointed Executive Vice President of Sensus’ Global Gas Division with operations in North America, China, and the United Kingdom. Joseph led a team in restructuring the go to market strategy, delivered engineered product enhancements, and acquired a competitor which led to double digit revenue and profit growth. In 2010, Joseph was appointed Chief Operations Officer of Conservations Solutions, a division of Sensus Metering Systems where he led teams in the establishment of several new revenue streams for the business that contributed to greatly the profitability of the business. After Sensus consolidated its North American Divisions into one in 2011, Joseph was named VP of Operations for North America. Joseph improved cross-division collaboration, reduced global material spend by millions, and provided additional savings in negotiated CEM contracts. Joseph was appointed President of Sensus PDC (Sold to DCI in November of 2014) in October 2012 after serving as Vice President of North American Operations for Sensus.
Joseph has significant global operations, lean manufacturing, and sales and marketing experience with a proven track record of transforming businesses to deliver revenue and profit growth. Joseph’s leadership positions have spanned in several different industries including, aerospace, utility industrial products, utility hardware and software, and automotive. Joseph has held Chairman of Board and director positions on several of Sensus’ international companies.
Joseph holds a BS degree from Emporia State University in Kansas and an MSBA degree from Texas A&M University-Texarkana, Texas.