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Production Manager (1st Shift)

Lansing, MI 48917

Posted: 04/23/2024 Job Type: Permanent/Direct Hire Industry: Engineering Job Number: 25119 Pay Rate: $ 75000.00 - $ 85000.00

Job Description

Our plastics manufacturing client is seeking a Production Manager to lead and inspire their dynamic production team on 1st shift for direct hire. This is an opportunity to make a significant impact in a high-volume environment while working with cutting-edge technologies.

Responsibilities:
  • Participate in daily team meetings, fostering an environment of collaboration and innovation.
  • Lead and engage in team activities to meet and exceed performance objectives.
  • Coordinate the utilization of facilities, equipment, materials, and employees to optimize production.
  • Mentor and train team leaders and members, cultivating a positive work atmosphere.
  • Track time sheets and attendance records, ensuring timely completion of performance reviews.
  • Address staffing needs and resolve personnel issues promptly.
  • Implement ergonomic production layouts for efficient process flows.
  • Establish robust data collection systems for quality and resource tracking.
  • Ensure strict compliance with TS-16949 procedures and work guidance.
  • Contribute to advanced product quality planning, developing control plans and work guidance.
  • Identify effective monitoring and data collection systems for critical processes and parameters.
  • Assess personnel and resource capabilities, assigning tasks accordingly.
  • Maintain schedules and meet weekly production requirements.
  • Oversee information systems and production data procedures.
  • Ensure comprehensive training and development for all team members.
  • Collaborate with other departments in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Coordinate production equipment to meet schedules.
  • Guide and engage in departmental continuous improvement activities.
  • Ensure timely reporting and investigation of accidents.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical or business field. (Twelve years of relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.)
  • In-depth knowledge of OSHA industry health and safety regulations.
  • Proficiency in management information systems and application software.
  • Extensive manufacturing management experience in a high-volume, dynamic environment.
  • Strong organizational, communication, problem-solving, and people skills.

Preferences:
  • Current pursuit of a degree in a technical or business field.
  • Familiarity with synchronous manufacturing principles.
  • Experience with TS-16949 compliance.
  • Prior experience in implementing ergonomic production layouts.

Ready to take the lead in a fast-paced manufacturing environment? APPLY NOW and be part of a team driving innovation and excellence. We look forward to welcoming you on board!
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