Summary: Directs and coordinates activities of production department(s) in processing materials or manufacturing of products in industrial organization by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Reviews production orders or schedules to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.
Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products.
Prepares operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications.
Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.
Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization.
Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards.
Ensures that proper tooling is available for all production machines and product lines; or that material is on hand for the creation or modification of necessary jigs and tooling.
Resolves worker grievances or submits unsettled grievances to Production Superintendent for action.
Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data.
Manages 3-7 subordinate supervisors who supervise a total of approximately 30 - 60 employees in various machining, assembly and product support departments.
Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Precision Castparts Corporation