Production Manager

(#11770) - Eastern PA
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

United Employment Group is seeking a Production Manager in Eastern PA.

Description:

  • Oversight of production of a 24/5, 2 machine paver plant.  Reporting to the Operations Manager.
  • Assess staff skill set and address essential training needs to promote retention
  • Conduct performance reviews for direct reports and advise on year end performance reviews for all personnel.
  • Make critical hiring and firing decisions
  • Make critical decisions relative to production schedules, orders, invoicing and pricing
  • Work with production to optimize process, meet production targets, and grow plant capacity
  • Perform predictive/preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of plant equipment
  • Interface with machinery vendors
  • Monitor incoming raw materials for quality
  • Operate paver manufacturing equipment as needed to cover for breaks and vacations.
  • Compile monthly operations data and prepare monthly reports for Sr. Management
  • Make critical production scheduling decisions
  • Coordinate with sales to address inventory volumes and production planning to meet regional demands
  • Maintain accurate control over total plant inventory

 

Qualifications:
  • 5+ years’ experience in a lead/supervisory role in concrete products manufacturing
  • Big board paver equipment experience required
  • Good maintenance skills to include electrical maintenance
  • Working knowledge of concrete molds
  • Ability to lead diverse team
  • Requires good reading, writing, mathematical skills and excellent communication skills.
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