"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Production Manager

Location: Buffalo Grove, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00
Date: 1/26/2018
Job ID: 02563474
Job Description
About the Job
The Production Manager will report to the Operations manager in assuring that we manufacture first class products to our customers.
The ideal candidate will be a motivated, performance driven individual that will join our team and be responsible for all areas of production planning, scheduling, purchasing, and inventory control. This “hands on” position will manage and coordinate personnel to achieve quality, cost, productivity, and safety goals in all areas of production with a sense of urgency.

Plans, organizes, directs, and controls the production in a Precision CNC / Swiss CNC shop to assure the timely delivery of quality orientated products to our customer base while maximizing the profitability of the plant’s operations.
The production manager is involved in the pre-production (planning) stage as well as the production (control and supervision) stage. 
The production manager will be involved with the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes. They ensure that goods and services are produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality.
Establishes departmental goals and objectives, monitors and evaluates operating performance; provides direction, judgment, leadership, and technical expertise to the plants to maximize operating efficiency.
Provide the communications necessary at the plant level, acts as the main interface with customers.
Assures plant operates in compliance with all local, state, and federal environmental regulations.

Broad knowledge in CNC Machining. 
Must be self-motivated and achievement oriented to achieve aggressive goals in a highly competitive and demanding market and environment.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills. 
Must possess strategic market planning skills in a fast paced manufacturing environment.


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