Assistant Production Manager 3rd Shift 57065

Location: Decatur, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/22/2017
Job ID: 02487705
Job Description
 As one of the largest wood product manufacturers in North America, our client is experts at listening to the desires of consumers to ensure that the products meet their needs. They’ve built their reputation by committing to four service basics: safe and clean workplace, quality construction, fashionable products, and complete, on-time delivery.

  • Planning, monitoring and scheduling staff and work operations;
  • Providing leadership and continuous improvement to the team in the areas of safety, quality, cost, productivity and delivery;
  • Evaluating needs and requirements for new products or processes;
  • Coaching and mentoring associates on behavior related to company values, policies, procedures, and performance standards;
  • Analyzing production schedules and estimating employee hour requirements;
  • Developing and maintaining a working relationship with the manufacturing associates, ensuring the adherence to company processes.
Education:   4-year degree required; Business or Engineering disciplines preferred.
Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment with leadership and continuous improvement successes;
  • Strong working knowledge and application of lean manufacturing principles;
  • Analytical, problem solving, delegation, and conflict resolution skills;
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, and organizational skills.