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Production Manager

M&M Industries Chattanooga ,TN
  • Posted: 29 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision, 401k
Job Description

 

Summary

To plan, organize and execute production in an organization to ensure that goods are produced safely, meet customer quality expectations, efficiently, on-time and within budget.  Directly oversees all manufacturing supervisors and production planners.

Key Accountabilities:

  • maintains a Safety 1st culture as demonstrated through Felt Leadership and by engaging employees at all levels
  • provide training to optimize talents of all resources and fostering opportunities for growth
  • implement and control the production schedule (coordinating with planners, maintenance, tooling and processing teams)
  • review and adjust the schedule where needed
  • develop and sustain KPI’s that drive results across Safety, Quality, Productivity and Cost Control
  • manage human and material resources to meet production targets
  • make decisions about equipment use, maintenance, modification and procurement
  • implement standard operating procedures for production operations
  • ensure that standard operating procedures are adhered to
  • ensure implementation and adherence to health and safety procedures
  • assist with establishing product quality standards
  • audit quality standards of products
  • analyze production and quality data to detect and correct problems
  • determine and implement improvements to the production process
  • prepare and maintain production reports
  • monitor and review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement
  • assist with developing production budgets and drive budget accountability
  • facilitate continuous improvement within department while collaborating with other departments to achieve and improve upon KPI targets in Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery
  • ownership of 5S with high standards of cleanliness and organization throughout all areas of responsibility
  • ensure Supervisors understand and support M&M culture and values.  Provide coaching where needed

 

Competencies:

  • critical thinking and problem-solving skills (Experience with Lean and / or Six Sigma techniques)
  • planning and organizing (Working knowledge of 5S)
  • time management
  • attention to detail
  • decision-making
  • communication skills (Oral and written).  Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
  • negotiation
  • influencing and leading
  • delegation
  • team work
  • conflict management
  • adaptability
  • stress tolerance
  • results-driven

 

Qualifications:

  • bachelor's degree – (Preferable)
  • knowledge and experience in production and manufacturing processes and techniques
  • Proven background in continuous improvement as an user and facilitator
  • knowledge of raw materials (Usage, variances, scrap)
  • knowledge of quality systems and standards
  • knowledge of health and safety standards and compliance
  • knowledge of process improvement techniques
  • knowledge of business, finance and management principles
  • knowledge of human resource principles and practices
  • knowledge of machines and tools
  • solid computer skills (Microsoft Office, ERP systems)
Company Description
We produce plastic containers and lids. Also we offer a printing service of one to eight colors to our customers.

M&M Industries

We produce plastic containers and lids. Also we offer a printing service of one to eight colors to our customers.

Address

Chattanooga, TN
USA

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