Production Manager– Exempt

Website HarcoSemco

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Reports to: Operations Manager
Location: Branford, CT

Essential Duties & Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform

 Lead and direct the manufacturing areas of the business unit.
 Ensure on time delivery and quality of all product shipments.
 Make steady productivity improvements that lead to cost savings.
 Plan, schedule, and coordinate shop floor work flow and manage overtime.
 Lead and monitor performance through direct involvement, team development, coaching, establishment of goals and good countermeasure practices.
 Maintain daily cost, schedule, and quality metrics on the Production floor.
 Direct management of employees on the shop floor.
 Provide the leadership and management necessary for the continuous improvement of the unit’s processes and overall performance to objectives and goals.
 Direct interactions with all support functions, including but not limited to Quality, Manufacturing, and Design Engineers
 Working collaboratively with shipping, planning, and other business partners in relation to product shipments and workflow throughout the plant
 Interpret various reporting documents in place to insure continuity of the operations, including but not limited to labor reporting, efficiency reporting, and utilization reporting.
 Ensure compliance with Federal, State, and Local regulations
 Must be able to actively engage with employees, supervisors, and other managers throughout the plant.
 Must be proficient with Excel, Word, and other MS Office programs
 Participate in training sessions as directed
 Domestic and International Travel up to 35%

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
 Must have a thorough knowledge of all manufacturing methods and techniques, and related equipment including shop floor control, production planning, and inventory control applications.
 Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications
 Must be familiar with product construction and application
 Must have prior manufacturing experience
 Must have very strong leadership skills, with excellent oral and written communication skills
 Must be self-motivated, and able to work independently
 Must be able to manage multiple tasks and or priorities and easily adapt to changing situations
 Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain good working relationships
 Demonstrated ability to implement actions and deliver results
 Must have strong written and verbal skills

Education & Experience
 Requires a B.S. or equivalent Degree in a technical field
 5 years of progressive manufacturing experience and responsibilities, 3 of which must be in a supervisory capacity
 Demonstrated effective project management

Physical Demands & Work Environment
 Some light physical effort required
 Must be able to push, pull, and lift at least 15 lbs.
 Sitting, standing, reaching, bending, and moving
 Manufacturing environment

AAP/EEO Statement
HarcoSemco provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees are treated fairly during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

*personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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