Production Manager

Kwikee New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary

Primary role of this position is responsibility for day-to-day production requirements and supervision of production employees by performing the following duties.

Essential Responsibilities, Accountabilities & Results

  • Supervise and coordinate the activities of production employees.

  • Establish and perform task specific training for temporary employees.

  • Read and analyze work orders, MPR's, PTR's, and schedules to determine production and training requirements.

  • Direct and coordinate production activities utilizing knowledge of production methods, procedures, and capabilities of machines and equipment.

  • Observe work in process and production process to ensure all production employees conform to production, QA, and processing standards.

  • Receive, inspect, and record, all in-coming materials and report any defects to the General Manager.

  • Maintain and document all in-bound, in process and finishing goods inventories.

  • Prepare all shipments in accordance to client requirements.

  • Maintain current inventories of materials on hold and materials designated for destruction via Policy 11 requirements.

  • Directly responsible for housekeeping in the production area and maintaining all housekeeping records in accordance to current Company SOP's.

Competency Requirements

To succeed at this position, all above essential duties must be performed to the highest level. The requirements listed below are representative of knowledge, skills and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to manage multiple tasks, and work independently with a commitment to detail and accuracy.

  • Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, writing and communication skills.

  • Experience managing or leading workgroups/projects.

  • Experience interacting with high-level managers both internally and externally.

Educational & Experience Minimum Requirements

Four-year college degree; or five to ten years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Physical Requirements

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
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