Second Shift Production Manager

print/graphics manufacturing  •  Fort Wayne, IN

5 - 7 years experience  •  Manufacturing

$88K - $110K ($80K - $100K base + 10%)
Posted on 06/12/18 by Gary Daugenti
print/graphics manufacturing
Fort Wayne, IN
5 - 7 years experience
$88K - $110K
($80K - $100K base + 10%)
Posted on 06/12/18 Gary Daugenti


Growing print/graphics manufacturer is looking for a 2nd shift Production Manager. Hours will vary, but typically 2pm to 12 midnight. Work a 4/10 hours shifts per week.


Responsible for ensuring departmental daily goals are met and aligned with Corporate objectives.

  • Plan, direct, and schedule hourly employees
  • Responsible for maintaining shift schedules, quality standards, efficient and safe utilization of machinery and equipment
  • Ensure MRP is updated accurately daily with correct inventory and production data
  • Initiate corrective actions for any delays, equipment failures, and substandard yields
  • Maintain communication across departments with other supervisors to ensure an efficient and productive environment is maintained
  • Ensure all operations are performed in a safe environment
  • Responsible for ensuring that the employees follow all Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Work Instructions (WI)
  • Ensure that jobs are completed on time
  • Ensure that all shipping and receiving requirements are met
  • Ensure Quality Management System (QMS) is correctly in place and all production staff are trained
  • Ensure facility and equipment maintenance program is properly maintained
  • Attending weekly and monthly scheduled meetings


At least 5+ years of production management experience in the print/graphics industry. Needs to understand how equipment works (binding, presses, etc)

Highly prefer a bachelors degree

Needs to be a people person, enjoys mentoring and training employees


Strong interpersonal and team building skills

Good communication (written and oral) skills

Creative and able to think outside the box

Solid leadership skills.

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