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Production Manager

Location: Fremont, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $85,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 10/5/2017
Job ID: 02517289
Job Description
Production Manager     
Fremont, OH
Salary up to 85K + excellent benefits 

Do you enjoy overseeing production and operations?
Do you believe in making continuous improvement and striving to eliminate waste?
Have you coached your staff to high levels of production?
Would you like to join the team of a premier employer?
Don’t waste any time, learn more about this position! 

Manufacturer is seeking a Production Manager to oversee a unit of the plant.  The Production Manager will supervise, lead and coach direct and indirect reports to meet production, quality and safety goals.  In this role you will be responsible for the following tasks:
  • Make production improvements and implement cost saving initiatives
  • Analyze issues, project problems, recommend improvements and implement suggested changes
  • Coach, mentor and train the current supervision team
  • Coordinate production based on customer requirements
  • Assist with the development of production metrics, once established, track metrics and make recommended changes
  • Promote a clean and safe working environment
  • Communication with internal departments on production goals and deadlines
  • Analyze production related data
  • Other duties supplied by management
This is a fast paced work environment; individuals should be comfortable working in a team oriented environment that strives for continuous improvement.  This is a salaried position with medical, vision, dental, prescription, FSA, HSA, vacation, 401K and disability.  This is a day shift position; occasional Saturdays are required.
REQUIREMENTS for the Production Manager:
1. A minimum of a high school diploma, post-secondary education is highly preferred
2. At least three years in a similar manufacturing leadership role
3. Experience overseeing direct and indirect reports
4. Past experience making process improvements to the manufacturing process
5. Microsoft Office, including Excel

Skills preferred but NOT required:
1. Experience overseeing multi-shift production
2. Experience working in non-union production environments
3. MRP and/or ERP experience
4. Scheduling experience
5. Experience participating in Kaizen events

Why work for this organization:
1. Premier employer in the area
2. Good work/life balance
3. Overseeing an established product line
4. Good tenure among staff
5. This opportunity is due to an internal promotion

Candidates are preferred to be local to the Fremont, Ohio area.
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