Production Operations Manager - Veteran Wanted
Location: Macon, GA
Company Overview: We are a well-established manufacturing company based in Macon, GA, known for producing high-quality products for various industries. As a veteran-friendly employer, we highly value the skills and experiences that veterans bring to the workforce. We are currently seeking a capable and experienced Production Operations Manager to lead our production team and drive operational excellence. If you are a results-oriented, disciplined leader with a military background and a passion for overseeing production processes, we encourage you to apply and become an integral part of our growing organization.
- Lead and manage the production team, including supervisors, operators, and support staff, to ensure the efficient and safe operation of the manufacturing facility.
- Develop and implement production plans, schedules, and strategies to meet production targets and customer demands while maintaining high-quality standards.
- Optimize production processes, identify areas for improvement, and implement measures to increase efficiency and reduce waste.
- Monitor and analyze production performance metrics, identifying trends and making data-driven decisions to enhance productivity and resource allocation.
- Ensure compliance with safety regulations and promote a culture of safety throughout the production facility.
- Collaborate with the engineering and quality control teams to address production issues and implement corrective actions.
- Train and mentor production staff, providing guidance and support to foster a skilled and motivated workforce.
- Manage inventory levels and coordinate with the supply chain team to ensure timely availability of raw materials and components.
- Maintain a clean and organized production environment and ensure equipment and machinery are properly maintained.
- Military veteran with proven experience in a leadership role, preferably in a production or manufacturing environment.
- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, or a related field is preferred but not required.
- Demonstrated experience in production management, with a track record of meeting production targets and driving process improvements.
- Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve operational goals.
- Solid understanding of production processes, quality control principles, and lean manufacturing concepts.
- Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to make effective decisions under pressure.
- Proficient in using productivity software and ERP systems to manage production operations.
- Commitment to safety, quality, and continuous improvement in all aspects of production.
- Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and production demands.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
Benefits: In addition to competitive compensation, we offer the following benefits:
- Medical, dental, and vision insurance to support your health and well-being.
- 401(k) retirement plan with company match to help you plan for your future.
- Paid time off and holidays for work-life balance.
- Ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and career growth.
- A supportive and inclusive work environment that values your contributions.
Join our dedicated team and lead the production operations to new heights as a Production Operations Manager. As a veteran-friendly employer, we encourage all qualified veterans to apply and help shape the success of our manufacturing company in Macon, GA. Apply today and be a part of our journey toward excellence.