Production Manager

  • Location: Fraser Valley
  • Posting Date: March 14, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 215037
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Manufacturing
PRODUCTION MANAGER

Our client has been growing steadily for the past 50 years and is showing no signs of slowing down! It is a key time in the history of this successful company and the need for a Production Manager to join their management team. This is a leadership role working closely with the President, Operations Manager and the rest of the management team. You will be a key player as growth management strategies are developed. If your skills as a top-notch manufacturing/Operations specialist and people leader have been proven and you are ready to join a progressive and fun company, please send us your resume.
Requirements:
  • As the Production Line Manager, you will lead a team to ensure that products are produced on time, cost-effectively and meet the company’s high-quality standards.
  • You will also be part of the leadership group involved in inventory and shipping/receiving teams.
  • The Production Line Manager hires and trains the production teams and is directly involved with the senior management group for strategic, budget and forecast input.
  • This position reports directly to the Operations Manager.
  • You will require strong organizational skills, a good understanding of business and the initiative to anticipate problems before they occur. You have good knowledge of Lean Processes and take part in developing policy, processes and procedures.

Qualifications:
  • Diploma or Degree in Operations, Manufacturing or related field
  • 3 to 5 years in lean manufacturing assembly environment
  • 5 to 10 years in a management capacity
  • Proven experience optimizing production plans and labor and strong employee relations skills
  • Experience in manufacturing, knowledge of planning process and ERP system
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent supervisory skills with demonstrated ability to create strong performing teams
  • Strong written and oral skills are required.
  • Strong analytical skills
If this sounds like a role that fits your experience and interest, please send your resume to jeff@macdonaldsearchgroup.com