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Production Manager

Reliance Recruiting, LLC South Bend, IN

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

PRODUCTION MANAGER – Polymer Extrusion

BACKGROUNDS: PVC Fence, Composite Decking, Sheet Extrusion, Window Extrusions, Custom Profile, Plastic Pipe, etc.

SUMMARY: As the Production Manager, you will lead and mentor all shift supervisors and will be responsible for all aspects of plant operations. In your success, you will prepare to step into a plant manager role! This is a profitable company that has been aggressively growing. They are looking for a TEAM BUILDER, not a dictator, and someone who can make work fun. Benefits and comprehensive relocation assistance are part of this package.



  • The primary function of the Production Manager is to manage all operational aspects of the 4-shift plastics plant which operates 24/7, ensuring the efficient scheduling of all production for the entire plant so that orders are met.
  • The Production Manager will manage, train, and review Supervisors, QC, Maintenance, fabrication, assembly, shipping/receiving
  • The Production Manager will ensure direct labor is at appropriate level and well-trained.
  • Manage the housekeeping such that the plant is are clean, safe, and well-maintained.
  • Manage & participate in continuous improvement initiatives.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Business preferred. Will consider non-degreed candidates based on years of experience and fit to industry.
  • The Production Manager must have a minimum of 5 years of management experience in manufacturing and preferably extrusion.
  • A background in PLASTIC EXTRUSION is perfect, such as decking, fence, sheet, profile, windows, compounding, and so forth..
  • The Production Manager must have excellent people skills, a "leader's" personality, and the ability to have a team rally behind them to meet the output and growth goals of the company.
  • Experience with continuous improvement initiatives such as Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, & 6-Sigma would be a benefit.

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