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Production Manager

The Production Supervisor, overseeing the shipping, receiving, paint and assembly departments, plays a crucial role in managing the day-to-day operations of our manufacturing facility. This position requires a strong leader with excellent communication skills, a keen eye for detail, and a passion for driving efficiency and productivity.


Team Leadership:

  • Lead, motivate, and supervise production team members to ensure they are performing at their best.
  • Provide guidance, training, and support to ensure adherence to safety procedures, quality standards, and production goals.
  • Foster a positive work environment that encourages teamwork, creativity, and continuous improvement.

Production Management:

  • Oversee the production schedule to ensure timely completion of orders while maintaining high quality standards.
  • Monitor production processes, identify areas for improvement, and implement solutions to optimize efficiency and reduce waste.
  • Coordinate with other departments, such as fabrication, rebuild, and customer service, to ensure smooth workflow and resolve any issues that may arise.

Quality Assurance:

  • Implement and enforce quality control procedures to ensure products meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Conduct regular inspections and audits to identify defects, troubleshoot problems, and implement corrective actions.
  • Work closely with the quality assurance team to address any quality-related issues and continuously improve processes.

Safety Compliance:

  • Enforce safety regulations and protocols to create a safe working environment for all employees.
  • Conduct safety training sessions and promote awareness of safety practices.
  • Investigate accidents or incidents and implement preventive measures to avoid future occurrences.

Reporting and Documentation:

  • Maintain accurate records of production activities, including production output, downtime, and inventory levels.
  • Generate reports on key performance indicators (KPIs) and analyze data to identify trends and areas for improvement.
  • Communicate production updates, issues, and recommendations to management in a clear and timely manner.

Required Qualifications

  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a diverse team.
  • In-depth knowledge of production processes, quality control procedures, and safety regulations.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to addressing challenges.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and other relevant software applications.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and adapt to changing priorities.


  • Proven experience in a manufacturing environment, with at least 3 years in a supervisory role.


  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, engineering, business administration, or related field preferred, but not required

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