Established international company has an opportunity at one of their plants which is commutable to the east of Columbia, SC for a Production Manager. In this capacity will lead production and operations and maintenance programs. Will be responsible for department budgets and ensuring working relationships that are good with other departments. Will also be responsible for supporting achievement of world class safety performance to include safety of all associates. Will develop and execute maintenance and manufacturing plans designed to meet world class quality, cost, safety and delivery commitments. Will lead in various areas to include: CNC machining, plastic injection molding, paper processing, assembly, bulk packaging and filter element production to include the management and distribution of work while ensuring production flow through close collaboration with the production planning team that is the best possible. Will be responsible to meet the required productivity improvements in the operation utilizing as requiredsupport departments. Using lean and visual technique will drive sustainable improvements in non-production disciplines by working with other departments. There is a bottom up approach to lean in their culture.