Now Hiring – Plant Production Manager

The Plant Production Manager is responsible for day-to-day manufacturing operations in our sheet metal/steel fabrication facility which includes managing labor, materials, production workflow planning, organizing, supervising, and evaluating efficiencies in accordance with cost, quality, and sales/production growth specifications.

The Plant Production Manager position is located in Denison, Texas, and reports to the Plant Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Manage resources necessary to operate and improve manufacturing capabilities and processes.
  • Assign responsibilities to shop personnel and track performance.
  • Hire, train, and evaluate manufacturing personnel.
  • Determine staffing requirements in consultation with Plant Manager and within budgetary requirements.
  • Review manufacturing schedules, establish production goals and work procedures to meet demand.
  • Provide recommendations to Plant Manager regarding equipment purchases, maintenance programs, equipment retirement schedules, and facilities layout.
  • Develop day-to-day operating strategies, plans, and procedures.
  • Monitor and evaluate workflow and assembly methods.  Provide recommendations for process improvements.
  • Negotiate materials prices, and develop OEM relationships with suppliers.
  • Prepare and maintain production reports.
  • Provide recommendations for plant supplies, equipment, facility, and human resource needs for budgetary planning.
  • Provide suggestions for product design changes to improve workflow and reduce overall cost.
  • Maintain inventory/cost-control programs.
  • Evaluate supplier networks to improve costs and efficiencies.
  • Lead safety program.
  • Responsible for production tracking and Quality Improvement program.
  • Ensure standards of performance are met within the manufacturing group.
  • Motivate and inspire the manufacturing group.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Skill/Job Requirements
  • 5-years recent work experience, supervisory or technical role in the manufacturing environment.
  • Technical degree, or equivalent work experience in a manufacturing facility.
  • Self-Starter, ability to work independently, and in group/team setting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to make complex decisions and excellent problem-solving ability.
  • Inventory/materials management experience.
  • Knowledge of inbound/outbound logistics and shipping requirements.
  • SolidWorks 3D CAD experience preferred.
  • Occasional travel required.
  • Strategic thinker.
  • Leadership characteristics that inspire others.

Submit your resume to Jordan Prosser to be considered for this position