Production Manager

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019822
Date Posted:Jun 7
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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A stable and profitable Manufacturing Company in the Alpena, Michigan area is in need of a First Shift Production Manager. Our client is looking for a hands on the floor manager with Plant Manufacturing Experience with previous Operations or Production Management Background.

This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Immediate Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation.


The Manufacturing Manager is responsible for managing plant operations activities related to the manufacturing and production processes. This role ensures compliance with all standards, policies, and regulations for the safe, environmentally sound production of a quality product. This role is also responsible for supporting safety and quality improvement initiatives and reducing the cost of manufacturing. The Manufacturing Manager has a direct line of accountability to the Plant Manager.

Oversee and lead daily manufacturing and production operations and systems.
Supervise staff, including hiring, training, performance management, setting daily work schedules, and assisting with employee counseling and corrective action.
Ensure all safety policies, procedures, job safe work practices and safety rules/regulations are enforced by line supervision to effectively control the occurrence of safety related incidents and injuries.
Participate in multi-function site business team and work cooperatively with all departments. Support and participate in process improvement, cost reductions and continuous improvement projects.
Maintain Standard Operating Procedures for manufacturing and production operations.
Ensure product quality meets established standards.
Prepare and maintain department budget.
Prepare reports for distribution to internal customers; maintain accurate records and files.

Education & Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree (preferred) in Business, Manufacturing, Engineering related field, 8 - 10 years’ demonstrated manufacturing supervisory experience required OR equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential duties of the position.
Prefer 5 years of experience as a Production, Operations or Manufacturing Manager in a Manufacturing Plant.


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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