R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Production Manager(2nd/3rd shift)

Location: Pittsburg, KS
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00
Date: 2/23/2018
Job ID: 02569296
Job Description
This is a 100 year old company that is experiencing explosive growth.  Orders have doubled and they are adding shifts to accomodate the demand.  Right now the plant is 24X5 but could soon be going to 24X7. 

They are looking for a strong Production Supervisor with experience in industrial manufacturing.  This position directs and coordinates day to day production activities leading the hourly associates in obtaining company strategic objectives.   This is one of 3 US plants so there is excellent opportunties for advancement within the company.   This company embraces a lean philosophy so candidates with an eye for process improvements and  any experience with lean manufacturing could be given preference.  

Leads a team that operates in a continuous improvement environment to minimize manufacturing costs through effective utilization of manpower, equipment, facilities, materials, and capital. 
  • Meets business objectives and production schedules while insuring product standards will exceed our customer expectations and ISO 9001 guidelines.
  • Maintains production and quality control standards and cost controls.
  • Obtains data regarding types, quantities, specifications, and delivery dates of products ordered and reports to Plant Superintendent.
  • Plans and directs production activities and establishes production priorities for products in keeping with safe work practices, quality standards, OTD demands, and cost factors.
  • Consults with Engineering personnel ensuring quality adherence and looking for improvement opportunities.
Job Requirements:
  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and or training. Prefer Bachelor's degree.
  • Interpret specifications, blueprints, and job orders.