Production Manager-Casting

Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Davenport, IA

We are looking for a strong Production Manager who has good manufacturing experience and wants growth potential within a company that produces a product that is used worldwide on a daily basis.  We are looking for a team builder who respected as a lead by example manager and is good at developing employees. The Production Manager is responsible for 11 direct reports (8 Production Supervisors, Production Scheduler, and Production Lead).

Job Description for Production Manager:

·         Maintaining a safe and healthy environment for all employee’s

·         Manage production operators and supervisors. Developing employees and helping them grow in their careers.

·         Working with employee teams on production procedures and documentation.

·         Implements, recommends and identifies changes to improve productivity, quality, and works to reduce scrap and costs.

·         The Production Manager is hands-on, helping with troubleshooting equipment and keeping the process running.

·         Produce a fiscal budget and operate within budgeted levels.

Job Qualifications for Production Manager:

·         Bachelor’s degree is required; Engineering, Production Management, or related technical field

·         7+ years’ leadership experience in a heavy industrial manufacturing environment

·         Knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma, and ISO9001:2008 is preferred

·         Team leadership background in a Union environment is required.

·         Experience in troubleshooting equipment and machinery processes.

·         Candidates must have a track record of career growth

Recruiter Name: 
Tracy Sinner
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 262

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