Assistant Production Manager


Waycross, GA

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 209 days ago

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Supervises and coordinates activities of direct reports and cell/department to ensure a quality product is produced safely, in time for delivery, and within budgeted costs.




?        Oversees all aspects of production departments by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors

?        Reviews production orders or schedules to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operation

?        Uses lean manufacturing principles to continuously improve associates and the flow of production through the facility

?        Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products

?        Prepares operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications. Directs quality teams and CAPA process

?        Ensures that all associates are held to productivity standards in accordance with company policy

?        Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays

?        Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization

?        Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards

?        Completes and maintains accurate records of Production Manager Standard Work

?        Plans and implements safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state and federal OSHA rules and regulations




?        4-7years job related experience in a lean manufacturing environment

?        Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

?        Strong written, oral, and analytical skills

?        Problem identification and resolution skills

?        Basic PC skills in Windows environment

?        Understanding of plant procedures and policies.



This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilitiesassociated with the job. Other job-related duties may be assigned.


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