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Production Manager

Jobot Waco, TX

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Join our growing team!! We are a highly-respected manufacturing company with over 50 years in business!!

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Michael Duffy
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Salary: $100,000 per year

A bit about us:

The Production Manager will lead a team of production supervisors to meet the daily, weekly, and monthly output requirements of the Master Production Schedule in quality, compliant, and cost-effective manner.

Why join us?

  • Well-established company with over 50 years in business!
  • Excellent benefits!
  • Room for growth in a rapidly expanding company!
  • Outstanding work/life balance!

Job Details

The Production Manager is responsible for maintaining a safe work environment, ensuring compliance to the companies policies and procedures, and monitoring and improving metrics including labor productivity, product quality, compliance, and schedule attainment

  • Fosters a culture of respect for others, continuous improvement, can-do spirit, and meeting commitments.
  • Assures compliance with the company’s policies and procedures.
  • Develops, mentors and coaches staff on production management best practices.
  • Prepares manpower, line capacity, and budgets to meet production demand as defined by the Master Production Schedule and business objectives.
  • Monitors line-level KPIs (yields, efficiency, debug aging, scrap, etc.) as prepared by line supervisors
  • Prepares periodic reports on production KPIs and improvement activities
  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining acceptable quality levels, failure investigation, and resolution of workmanship issues.
  • Coordinates with Master Scheduler and Manufacturing Engineering Manager to establish and communicate production priorities.
  • Establishes annual improvement objectives for the production team based on business improvement targets and champions lean and six sigma projects in support of these.
  • Maintains a workforce of cross-trained operators and technicians that allows for flexibility in labor allocation to efficiently meet production objectives
  • Other duties and special projects as required.

  • Minimum of 5 years of production management experience running a raw material and final assembly manufacturing facility.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Self-starter with a track record of driving down costs while assuring product quality.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Lean Manufacturing certification preferred.
  • Six Sigma green belt or higher preferred
  • Must be proficient in Office programs
  • Experience in Manufacturing ERP or MRP required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Required/Preferred Education and Experience:
  • BS technical field or equivalent
  • Master's degree in business or technical field preferred

Other Duties:
  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
  • Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.
  • Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

Job Type: Full-time

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Flexible schedule
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan
Vision insurance

8 hour shift

Supplemental Pay:
Bonus pay

Bachelor's (Preferred)

Management: 3 years (Preferred)

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