Production Manager in Rocky Mount, NC

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Berry Plastics   •  

Rocky Mount, NC 27801

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


8 - 10 years

Posted 59 days ago

This job is no longer available.


  • Under the direction of Plant Manager
  • Directs all production activities through the Production Supervisors, as a member of the Plant Manager's staff, coordinates interdepartmental activities with other department heads.
  • Manage under plant expense budget and the method of operation to remain within the budget and assures cost control and cost improvements projects.
  • Supervises Production Supervisors.
  • Approves departmental operating procedures.
  • Ensures the implementation of the Company's Quality Management System.
  • Monitors and controls regrind levels.
  • Maintains employee welfare, follows through with subordinate training and discipline.
  • Maintains job descriptions and procedures in order to ensure proper labor utilization.
  • Provides leadership in maintaining safety, quality and efficiency throughout the department.
  • Standard supervisory and administrative responsibilities of the department Manager.
  • Administers and enforces the Company's safety program.
  • Determine proper utilization of workforce based on production demands.
  • Recommendation for more efficient methods of operation.
  • Conducts daily production meetings and communicates with all departments to direct support group activities.
  • Consults with the Tooling and Maintenance Departments on mold revisions, improvement projects, new products and CAPEX projects.
  • Prepare Production department budget.
  • Monitors production and labor efficiencies to ensure that Company standards are met and maintains proper production practices.
  • Adherence to quality standards established by the Company to maintain customer satisfaction.
  • Optimizes budget expenses to minimize the cost of operation consistent with productivity.
  • Maintains an efficient workforce through communication and training of personnel.
  • Trains and develops production personnel.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment.
  • Controls all raw materials and finished goods within the production area.


  • Must have basic math skills to include addition, subtraction, division, multiplications, and decimals. The ability to understand statistical math.
  • Able to read, write, and speak to all levels of employees.
  • Must be able to compose and write policies, programs, procedures, letters, and reports used within the Company send to customers.
  • Good comprehension skills at a normal business level.
  • Must be capable of retaining detailed instructions and information.
  • Must be able to analyze, interpret and react to changes and challenges in our operation.
  • Must be able to organize and plan daily activities, training and meetings as necessary.
  • Must be willing and able to handle independent action. Must have the ability to give direction in an assertive manner as necessary.
  • Must be able to use office equipment necessary to carry out the job.
  • Ability to gather information quickly, communicate to others and react in a timely manner.
  • Able to respond in emergency situations and be able to direct all personnel in accordance to the Company's Plant Emergency Response Plan.
  • Must have above average planning skills, interactive skills, assertiveness and ability to administer policies, procedures an discipline as needed.
  • Working independently or as a team with the other department heads.


  • Must have a bachelor's degree
  • Prior supervisory experience

Valid Through: 2019-9-13