Production Manager

SERVICE WIRE COMPANY - Culloden, WV3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $70,000 - $94,000 a year
EducationSkills

This individual will develop and direct a strong production team to ensure objectives are met and exceeded.Responsible for understanding key areas of responsibility: Safety, Quality, Productivity, Cost and Service

Responsibilities:

  • Drive our Safety Culture throughout the facility to ensure the safety of employees, visitors, and contractors
  • Interface with production planner to establish priorities and sequences for manufacturing products
  • Coordinate production activities through planning with managers to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Coordinate with Maintenance and Engineering to resolve manufacturing problems to ensure minimum costs and delays
  • Promotes safe work practices and demonstrates a zero tolerance for non-compliance with safe work practices, policies and regulations
  • Provide leadership to accomplish the company goals and objectives
  • Provides direction, development and leadership to production supervisors
  • Build and engage employees that support our goals and objectives
  • Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and ensures positive work environment
  • Leads, encourages and supports continuous improvement projects
  • Implement cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and salaries.
  • Establish and monitor overall plant performance for production and quality standards.
  • Control and minimize labor overtime and supply disruptions
  • Assist in maintaining existing plant facilities and equipment; replace, or make adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary
  • Works with maintenance to maximize uptime and maintain preventative maintenance programs
  • Incorporates shop floor organization and plant cleanliness among plant personnel

Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related engineering field along with 5+ years of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5+ years of proven manufacturing leadership experience required
  • Knowledge of wire and cable products and processes preferred
  • Ability to apply technical knowledge or experience to define problems, generate alternatives, and execute solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to perform customary management and supervisory responsibilities, including goal setting, planning, direction, training and evaluation
  • Proven ability to lead a team
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills along with exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate our goals and objectives to a team and convey the part they play in achieving those goals

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Production Management: 5 years (Required)
  • Preventative Maintenance: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing leadership: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Location:

  • Culloden, WV (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)