Rieke Office Interiors, a leading Chicagoland design build company, seeks a Production Manager for its growing furniture manufacturing operation. This person's primary role will be to run the production floor and manage the production team. Must have a minimum of 5 years production management experience and have proven leadership, organizational, and communication skills. Fast-paced supportive team environment, located in Elgin, IL. Competitive benefits. Salary based on experience and skill level.
Establish production standards and goals for the production team.
Provide guidance and direction to the approximately 30 production floor personnel; lead the production floor personnel and maintain a positive work atmosphere.
Manage production schedule to ensure jobs are completed on time to meet customer needs.
Coordinate weekly and daily production activities and delegate assignments to production personnel as appropriate.
Manage staffing and overtime levels based on production requirements.
Ensure all stations are producing product consistent with the company's high-quality standards.
Continuously evaluate and modify the plant layout and material workflow for increased throughput, efficiency, and productivity.
Accomplish manufacturing staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, disciplining employees; and initiating, coordinating and enforcing systems, policies and procedures.
Monitor and enforce safety policies and comply with OSHA standards. Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times by educating and directing personnel. Ensure equipment and tools are in good working condition.
Promote Teamwork with other departments.
Support the company's Mission, Core Purpose, and Core Values.
Communication and interpersonal
Lean manufacturing concepts / workflow optimization
Coaching and Teamwork
Rieke Office Interiors