Manufacturing (Prod) Manager

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Bowling Green, OH
$90,000 - $120,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jul 24, 2017
Job ID
Manufacturing Manager

Manufactures products by designing and developing methods; establishing priorities; supervising personnel.  Will lead a manufacturing unit in a safe and productive manner while adhering to all quality standards

* Establishes manufacturing quality standards, methods, facilities, policies, and procedures by studying product requirements; obtaining engineering consultations; determining equipment and facility budgets.

*Will create a culture of continuous improvement by setting manufacturing metrics and developing process changes in order to meet or exceed these metrics.

* Establishes an organization structure by assigning responsibilities; delegating authority; recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.

* Develops production plan by coordinating requirements with sales, engineering, procurement, and traffic departments.

* Completes production plan by establishing priorities; scheduling activities and employees; monitoring progress; revising schedules; resolving problems.

* Ensures operation of equipment by establishing preventive maintenance requirements; conferring with manufacturers; contracting for special maintenance services; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

* Maintains manufacturing staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; answering grievances; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.

* Achieves financial objectives by preparing the manufacturing and maintenance budgets; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; compiling and studying costs; initiating corrective actions.

* Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

* Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; visiting other manufacturing facilities; participating in professional societies.

* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

 - Bachelors Degree strongly preferred
 - 5+ years of manufacturing Supervisory experience preferably in a machining, welding, environment.
 - Experience working with Continuous Improvement or Lean Manufacturing required