Injection Molding Production Manager

Basic Purpose

Plan, direct and coordinate all departmental activities through shift supervisors/process technicians. Meet or exceed plant objectives and goals through efficient use of resources. Key responsibilities include: providing leadership and direction; meeting production demands; compliance with safety and policies and procedures continuous improvement.

Essential Functions

  • Establish and maintain a culture focused on establishing and following safe working practices, process control, continuous improvement, and accountability.

  • Develop and manage departmental budget.

  • Plan, direct and coordinate production activities.

  • Meet key metrics in the areas of safety, cost, quality and service.

  • Participate in the process of hiring, training, and development of shift leaders, technical staff, and operators.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. 5 years of experience as a process technician in injection molding.

  2. Experience in training, directing, and coordinating the activities of others in a manufacturing environment.

  3. Above average verbal and written communication skills.

  4. Well-developed organizational and time management skills.

  5. Must have DB entry and reporting experience.

  6. History of achievement, innovation, initiative, self-improvement, involvement and leadership.

  7. Positive associate relations approach and experience promoting teamwork.

  8. Good analytical and computer systems skills.

  9. Experience with lean manufacturing practices.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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