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Continuous Improvements Production Manager

Company:
Austin Allen Company, LLC 4225
Location:
Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Salary:
Up to $150,000 + Benefits & Paid Relo
Posted:
July 20, 2018
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Description:

Production Manager

Total Compensation up to $150,000 – Great Benefits & Paid Relocation the NE USA

Looking to work for growing company that has been around for over 150 years? Leading their industry international acclaim for innovation and product development. Utilizing state of the art technology in a lean environment.

Drawing upon your expertise, you will manage all manufacturing including the safety, staffing, and training of direct labor production personnel to meet our customer demand and product quality requirements. This Production Manager role will lead the compliance of the 5S programs, and continuous improvement initiatives to reach and sustain the highest level of operational excellence. This includes productivity, efficiency, and support system improvements. Reporting directly to Director of Operations, you will play a vital role in the production of next-generation technology. If you want to make an impact in the world, then we are looking forward to having you on the team.

Other responsibilities for this Production Manager’s position:

• Effectively manage the manufacturing areas to achieve corporate performance goals, satisfy customer requirements, and develop a culture of continuous improvement

• Direct management responsibility for the four shift Supervisors

• Exceptional team leadership and proven ability to work in matrix organizations working effectively up, down, and across the organization

• Lead with integrity and strong ethics always acting in a credible, transparent and truthful manner

• Resolve conflicts with productive results and to promote mutual growth of the department

• Communicate effectively and respectfully to execute strategic direction of operations

• Establish a solid understanding of the processes and support systems to yield the required product quality and consistency

• Evaluate, analyze and reduce production cost

• Ensure proper training and development of employees.

• Coach and develop Supervisors to maintain an open and respectful culture focused on teamwork and meeting the company’s goals

• Ensure that safety, product quality, on-time delivery, yield and uptime goals are clearly communicated frequently to the production staff

• Support and contribute to team activities in product development, supplier and raw materials development, and engineering products

• Contribute as a member of the Technical Review Board.

• Drive CAPA’s to timely completion.

Total Compensation up to $150,000 – Great Benefits & Paid Relocation the NE USA. Home to all major sports and a winter playground! Ski mountains in winter & lakes in summer! Lush rolling countryside full of American History. Close to Canada for a visit if you’ve already seen the many major metropolitan areas – NYC, Philly, Baltimore, and Boston! If you’re a foodie, you’ll have a chance to nosh a dish from every culture in this melting pot. Be in the heart of the city with all the amenities and culture or live farther out and visit the city when it suits you!

Qualifications for this Production Manager’s role:

• Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business discipline required, Master degree in engineering or business preferred

• Minimum 10 years of experience in a fast paced high-tech manufacturing environment; printing experience preferred

• Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Supervisor and/or Manager

• Ability to take necessary steps to ensure a safe work environment for all employees.

• Ability to make sound business decisions

• Strong analytical skills

• Strong written communication skills, with emphasis on the ability to create technical reports, test reports, specifications, and procedures

• Demonstrated communication and leadership skills, particularly in terms of negotiation and influencing skills

• Must be able to build strong relationships and collaborate well with business partners

• Lead and develop a lean manufacturing environment

• Be a Change Agent to lead the production team to higher levels of operational excellence

• Ability and willingness to work all shifts as necessary to reach outlined objectives.

TO APPLY: Email resumes to cindy@austinallen.com OR cindyATaustinallenDOTcom in MS Word or PDF (please remove the capital letters and replace with proper symbols). **Resumes sent with a link to an online resume or a video resume will not be considered. ** All Interview & fee expenses paid by companies. Excellent compensation packages, benefits, & perks.

Some Facts You Should Know About Austin-Allen Company...

*Successfully recruiting professionals since 1973.

*One of the most successful firms in the U.S. We consistently rank in the top percentile of a large national network of Technical Recruiters.

*Many of our staff are national award winning consultants with years’ experience and are C.P.C.’s (Certified Personnel Consultants).

Areas of Specialization...

* Engineering * Six Sigma Black Belts * Accounting * Distribution * Human Resources

* Materials / Purchasing * Quality Engineers & Managers * Manufacturing Management

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