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Plastic Production Manager

SALARY:  $80,000 – $100,000


Our client is a plastic film manufacturer seeking to add Production Manager for one of their manufacturing facilities. The company is growing rapidly and is looking for a manager that can oversee this rapid growth and direct this world class manufacturing facility. This is a great opportunity to join the company and advance within as they grow. The opportunity to advance to Plant Manager is available for the right individual.

Job Duties

  • The Production Manager is responsible for all production operations.
  • Oversees the activities of the Production Supervisors and manufacturing staff.
  • Reviews and approves production scheduling with the supervisor to maintain production requirements and on time client deliveries.
  • Monitors production efficiencies and equipment utilization reports, ensures production optimization using lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methods.
  • Ensures adherence to ISO, OSHA and EEOC requirements within the plant.
  • Oversees employee training for safety and performance.
  • Sets manufacturing goals and monitors plant performance with the Production Supervisors, Trainers and Schedulers.
  • Reviews manpower requirements and coordinates staffing with the HR Manager.
  • Ensures strong communication and cooperation between departments.
  • Oversee safety reports, accident investigations, employee reviews and employee disciplinary actions.
  • Responsible for overseeing equipment maintenance, repairs and new equipment requests.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Plant Manager.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Manufacturing, Engineering or related fields.
  • 4 years of management experience in manufacturing. Plastics manufacturing experience preferred. Film Preferred.
  • Strong lean manufacturing and continuous improvement experience. Six Sigma certification preferred.
  • Good leadership skills, well organized and professional demeanor.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Proficient with MS Suite and experience with ERP systems IQRS knowledge is a plus.

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