Production Manager – 2nd shift
Foods manufacturing facility has a need for a 2nd shift Production Manager to oversee all of 2nd shift. This job is newly created due to an increase in business
Will manage operations, processing, packaging, quality, and maintenance
This role will lead to an Operations Manager role on 1st shift in 2-5 years
Relocation assistance will be provided on a case by case basis
Sponsorship and visa transfers are not available
Sole responsibility for the 2nd shift and be responsible for managing 5 supervisors, 150 hourly employees, and 10 processing / packaging lines
Monitor and report daily production results, material usage, waste and downtime
Manage, plan, direct, and coordinate work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing, maintenance, quality, processing and packaging.
Efficient use of labor and materials, including planning all production activities, planning daily work flow, production scheduling and resource planning allocation
Ensure compliance with safety and quality standards in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Strategic involvement with leading continuous improvement initiatives using Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma and similar methodologies
Establish a culture of engagement and set the strategic direction for the team.
Perform other projects and duties as required
BA/BS degree required, preferably in Business Management, Operations Management, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Technology or similar
5+ years of food, consumer products or other related manufacturing experience
5+ years of managing leaders in a manufacturing environment as a Production Superintendent, Production Manager, Plant Manager, or similar role.
Must be capable of working in a high-speed environment utilizing lean manufacturing, and continuous improvement methodologies
Experience with following guidelines is preferred: ISO, SQF, AIB or USDA
Military veterans are a plus
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