|Title||Production Control Manager|
|Categories||Operations and Supply Chain|
SkyWater Search Partners is looking for a Production Control Manager for a client of ours in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. This would be a full time, permanent opportunity.
Position is accountable for the production control functions. The manager’s goals are to maximize customer satisfaction and operational efficiencies as well as well as maintaining the integrity of inventory planning and control systems. This individual will be responsible to achieve the maximum utilization and development of staff and equipment through effective planning based upon changing delivery schedules. This position will work closely with all areas of the company. Must be a self-starter, able to meet deadlines, exercise sound judgment and the ability to achieve goals through people with minimal supervision. This manager must be a strategic and tactical goal driven individual with experience in continuous improvement principles in a manufacturing environment. The position requires a role model leader with high integrity and positive influence that embraces chance, has a continuous improvement mindset and a passion for exceeding company and customer expectations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Manages subordinate supervisors who supervise employees in the Production Control, Shipping, Receiving and Transportation Departments. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies, core values and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
|Desired Skills and Experience:||
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) in Operations Management or related field from a four-year college or university; or five to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. . Three to five years of management experience with at least three years Production/Inventory Control is preferred. Full understanding of the theory of constraints and lean/continuous improvement principles.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must be a detail oriented self-starter who is capable of accomplishing tasks within deadlines and short time frames. Must be capable of multi-tasking and setting priorities. Strong negotiation skills. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated effective management skills. Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office, Outlook, ERP/MRP systems with VISUAL ERP preferred. .Extensive knowledge of production control and scheduling in a job shop environment.
|About Skywater Search Partners||
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