PRODUCTION MANAGER
Reporting directly to the company Vice President, the Production Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the production floor and be in frequent communication with the Vice President.
Responsibilities:
  • Efficiency and productivity of the production floors
  • Quality, productivity, safety and morale in achieving positive results for all areas
  • Model and enforce all established policies and procedures including those related to safety
  • Resolve any issues that hinder production including working to identify and resolve root causes
  • Resolve production issues by working with management, cross functional teams and production personnel as appropriate
  • Ensure proper staffing quality and levels to meet customer requirements and achieve productivity; work with HR to address staffing issues
  • Provide guidance, motivational leadership, and communication to all team associates to ensure understanding and attainment of performance objectives
  • Provide constructive criticism and appropriate disciplinary action partnering with human resources
  • Provide direct oversight to production planning for effective production schedules to meet customer and internal company commitments as well as creating schedules in the absence of the planner
  • Ensure housekeeping and preventative maintenance of all production machinery by coordinating these functions as necessary with management and appropriate parties
  • Make suggestions for improvements to management and implement any approved projects
  • Collaborate on the identification and implementation of projects which support process improvement and advancement of manufacturing capabilities