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Production Manager

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Location
Milwaukee, WI
Salary
$85,000 - $115,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor
Date
Feb 12, 2018
Job ID
2562317
Are you a leader in manufacturing who enjoys small town living?  This is an ideal role with a company who is the world’s leading taste and nutrition company. Our client is seeking a qualified Production Manager for their Milwaukee, WI location.  
 
Must Have:
  • Bachelor's degree required;
  • HACCP and food safety experience;
  • Experience in food, chemical or pharmaceutical industry;
  • Thorough understanding of unit of operations;
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing methodology;
  • Communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Team leadership and development;
  • Skills in motivating, coaching & influencing others;
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Efficiently execute the production schedule;
  • Develop and maintain efficient SOPs in collaboration with the site engineers;
  • Develop and maintain qualified personnel within the plant production department, both supervision and operators;
  • Communicate and enforce regulatory & company standards within the plant;
  • Drive operational efficiency initiatives;
  • Manage the plant production department within budget;
  • Positive working environment driving a continuous improvement theme;
  • Work in collaboration with HSE officer to ensure a safe working environment;
  • Responsible for manufacturing product to specification ;
  • Responsible for minimizing losses;
  • Ensure food safety programs are instituted and followed ;
  • Management through KPIs;