Production Manager

Robinson Township, PA

Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: Req-4031 Pay Rate: Negotiable

Job Description

An established manufacturing company, located west of Pittsburgh, is seeking a Production Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Will oversee a growing, fast-paced, and technologically advanced production facility.
  • Will manage all aspects of production including planning, scheduling, execution, and assignment of daily work schedules.
  • Ensure that production employees work at the highest efficiency while following company safety and quality rules.
  • Oversee and support a workforce of 30+ employees in the manufacturing department.
  • Devise production plans to meet daily production demands.
  • Lead work center Kaizen events to overcome production obstacles.
  • Devise and implement work center visual management and KPI’s, and communicate to management.
  • Continue and improve 5s initiatives.
  • Ensure employees have the tools to be successful with communication to Engineering and/or upper Management as needed.
  • Oversee the safety training of all production employees.
  • Build area leads to implement a floor to management communication structure.
  • Ability to plan for and overcome production capacity swings with minimal overtime.
  • Provides clear communication to sales about lead times and late shipments.
  • Act on Engineering Change Requests for production as needed.
  • Identify problems utilizing root cause analysis and organize plans to overcome.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma and/or AS Degree in Management, Industrial Technology, Engineering Technology, or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience using SAP a plus
  • Working lean methodology and implementation experience
  • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Able to work with minimal supervision and accomplish goals in a timely manner
  • Effective communicator and ability to work in a group setting
  • Expected travel will be about 10-15%

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm

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