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Production Manager

Company: Affinity Executive Search
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

The Opportunity:As a Production Manager, you are responsible for the day-to-day activities of maintaining the plant facility operations, including safety policies, personnel, housekeeping, maintenance, production activities, customer requirements, planning and scheduling. You will serve as a member of the management leadership team and must contribute to achieving sales objectives. You will also serve as a coach to team members and assist in the development and evaluation of direct reports. How you will impact:Provide leadership and guidance on the coordination of plant activities through planning with Superintendent to ensure the manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost-effective manner.Review customer requirements and specifications to identify improvement opportunities and implement solutions to increase customer satisfaction.Coordinate and maintain ongoing, effective, safety plans to ensure program adoption and implementation .Offer new ideas to support fulfillment of department goals and procedures for continuous improvement, retention of customer base, company profitability, and employee job satisfaction.Develop and manage defined communication channels across various stakeholder groups to build effective relationships and produce superior products.Manage P&L, capital expenditures, manufacturing costs and operating efficiencies to improve plant profitability.Monitor and control waste management to manage production costs and reduce environmental impacts.Formulate solutions to minimize lead times, as well as maximize product quality, production, employee job satisfaction, and profit margin.Control updates and distribute new and revised safety and quality standards to direct reports.Evaluate machinery or tools needing maintenance to communicate maintenance work ordersDevelop a working relationship with internal departments to deliver the most efficient customer care and service.Manage P&L to control manufacturing and conversion cost within budgetary limits to ensure profitable long-term growth.Develop and monitor operational forecasts and budgets to improve plant profitability.Monitor and control waste management to manage production costs and reduce environmental impacts.Coordinate and maintain an ongoing, effective safety plan to ensure program implementation.Champion a culture of continuous improvement by staying abreast of best practices and application to this company, while staying consistent with company culture.What you need to succeed: 7 to 10 years of experience in manufacturing industry.7 plus years of related leadership experience in a production facility.Demonstrated mechanical acumen.Proven experience using scheduling software.Ability to work in fast paced JIT (just-in-time) manufacturing environment.Demonstrated expertise in process management to ensure production efficiency.Relentless determination and courage to make things happen; strong execution skills; results-oriented.Ability to respond quickly to changing demands, processes, and updated information.Demonstrated understanding of quality processes and continuous improvement, such as Six Sigma certification.Excellent communication skills and ability to interact across all levels of the organization, while accomplish organizational goals.Demonstrated knowledge of capital management (P&L and capital budgets) and analyzing financial data.Established courses of action for self and/or others to accomplish specific planning goals.What we offer:Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence.Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities.An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies, and potential.Benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k with match and more!A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

Keywords: Affinity Executive Search, Montgomery , Production Manager, Executive , Montgomery, Alabama

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