Production Manager

Garrettsville, OH, 44231, United States

Posted on 09/02/2019

Position Details




Manufacturing & Dist / Plastics


Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)


High School Graduate

Reference ID:


Custom plastic extrusion manufacturer with state-of-the-art production machinery is looking for a Production Manager to join their team.

Job duties/responsibilities:
  • Support all aspects of manufacturing.
  • Implement and maintain best manufucturing practices.
  • Schedule shift employees.
  • Train, direct and mentor employees.
  • Work with management to set daily/weekly/monthly goals.
  • Meet or exceed daily production schedule.
  • Provide technical leadership and training.
  • Focus on safety, continuous improvement, increased productivity and cost savings.
  • Troubleshoot mechanical and process issues.
  • Knowledge of all essential equipment and ability to oversee and schedule regular maintenance.
Ideal candidate will have:
  • Minimum two years of supervisory experience in an industrial environment.
  • Background in production supervision and facility maintenance; strong preference given to those with extrusion or plastics experience.
  • Mechanical troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience managing team of employees.
  • Thorough knowledge of workplace safety.
  • Knowledge of process set-up and machining processes.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Good mechanical and computer skills.
  • Ability to spot issues in efficiency/productivity and suggest improvements.
  • High School graduate or equivalent.