DescriptionDirects and coordinates activities of production department(s) in processing materials or manufacturing products. Responsible for the effective use of manpower in the Manufacturing Area. Interfaces with various company departments to ensure timely movement of product for customers. Develops and initiates policies and procedures to maximize productivity and minimize operating costs. Responsibilities
Drives lean enterprise down into the operation.
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 operations.
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.
Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.
Inspects machine sand 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.
Oversees production to ensure company budgets are met on a monthly basis.
Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data.
Ensures strict adherence to all safety procedures.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
7 to 10 years management experience
Demonstrated knowledge of production operations
Demonstrated ability to lead and direct others to satisfy requisite production standards and expectations.
Ability to develop and initiate procedural changes to enhance productivity.