Shop Superintendent/Production Manager

Job Location: 
Addison, IL

Our client, a custom cabinet, millwork and casework manufacturer, in business for over 30 years is seeking a new Shop Superintendent.  The current superintendent is preparing to retire.  A stable, smaller company is offering a very competitive salary, benefits and work life balance.  If have demonstrated leadership skills in manufacturing (ideally cabinet/casework  (could be residential kitchen cabinet manufacturing or similar), this opportunity could be for you!  The shop superintendent will report directly to the president and supervises the foreman, purchaser and engineer.



Prepare work orders and production schedules, monitor monthly schedule, and oversee purchasing of materials to manufacturer orders “just-in-time- basis

Supervise shop foreman and collaborates with to ensure work orders are completed in time

Review of future scheduling for stations and “like jobs’ grouped for maximum efficiency.

Prepare necessary paperwork to get jobs ready for the shop

Prepare installation and delivery schedules

Work along with foreman to prepare shipping of jobs

Review costs to achieve maximum profits while maintaining quality standards

Thrive in a fast paced environment

Ability to take on additional responsibilities when required


Use AutoCAD and auto link for CNC

Communicate and update drafting on construction procedures



High school diploma, preferred completion of apprenticeship in cabinetry

MS Office experience

2 years leadership experience

Math skills

Decision making skills

Multi-tasking abilities

Manufacturing experience in cabinetry or other similar industries

Organizational skills needed

AutoCAD experience is a must


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Recruiter Name: 
Vicky Borkowski
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 207

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