- Posted: over a month ago
Knapheide Truck Equipment Center (KTEC) in Buda, TX is looking to hire a skilled full-time Production Manager to direct and oversee the production of custom-built work truck bodies and equipment, while exceeding customer quality and delivery expectations.
We also offer great benefits and perks, such as paid holidays including Black Friday and Christmas Eve, paid time off, 401(K), medical, dental, and vision insurance, and employer paid life insurance.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Oversee and monitor the performance of the facility as it relates to quality, safety, productivity, and cost control
•Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production workers
•Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet goals
•Continuously improve operational performance through data collection, development of metrics, gap analysis, action planning, and implementing effective change
•Maintain an injury free and organized work environment
•Maintain working knowledge of all health and safety policies; perform regular workplace inspections; conduct regular safety talks with employees; report all accidents/incidents, conduct investigations and act on recommendations
•Work with the sales and fleet teams to set priorities, resolve issues, and communicate statuses
•Recruit, select, orient, train, and develop employees
OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE
Our ideal candidate is dependable, self-motivated, communicates effectively with team members, and is able to multi-task and prioritize job duties. Additionally, our ideal candidate has:
•Knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs, and techniques for maximizing effective production and distribution
•Experience developing and implementing process improvements
•Ability to identify and resolve issues
•Ability to motivate, develop, direct employees, and identify the best people for the job
•Strong mechanical aptitude
•Previous automotive experience with service work/vehicle repair; auto mechanics training; or ASE certification
•Ability to lift/move up to 50 pounds
•Bachelor's Degree or 5+ years of industry related experience
About Knapheide Truck Equipment Centers
Knapheide Truck Equipment Centers are the premier work truck equipment, accessory, and commercial upfit provider in the United States. With more than 25 retail stores and upfit centers across the county, Knapheide Truck Equipment Centers can handle any truck equipment, truck accessories, and commercial fleet installation needs.
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