Under the direction of a Plant Manager, oversees the daily production operations of the plant.
Monitors operations for efficiency and safety, ensuring that all applicable regulatory requirements are met/followed. Develops production schedules to meet internal goals as well as expectations of customers. Oversees production staff, including hiring/training of personnel. Responsible for formulating manufacturing policies, forecasting manpower and facility requirements, maintaining inventory controls, and developing production time and quality standards. Responsible for engineering and technical requirements of production operations. This includes tooling, manufacturing engineering, production sequence, material routings, the solution to critical manufacturing engineering problems, the analysis of methods to reduce operating time and cost, and optimizing product design for purposes of manufacture.
requires a bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires at least 8 years related experience.
Knows best practices and procedures for managing manufacturing facilities. Requires excellent leadership and team building skills. Knowledgeable about fiscal control, budget forecasting, standardized metrics and achievement in performance to plan. Excellent decision making and creative problem solving skills. A steady performer under pressure. Requires computer literacy in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Strong knowledge of health, safety and environmental regulations. Requires expertise in customer service. Requires good verbal and written communication skills. Requires strong knowledge of and commitment to Continuous Improvement.