Responsibilities and Duties:
? 1.Ensures adequate personnel is maintained to support business level requirements. Delegates responsibility within manufacturing; ensures production management and production support are adequately trained and understand their roles and responsibilities.
? 2.Acts as the communication link both upward and downward between senior management and Production personnel. Sets and achieves goals consistent with continually seeking methods and systems to improve processes.
? 3.Verifies machines are operating at full capacity and production deadlines are met. Enforces industry standards and company-specific safety rules. Schedules and coordinates work orders, shop personnel and work centers.
? 4.Develops special instructions and/or procedures as required. Prepares expense budgets and personnel recommendations. May recommend design changes in equipment, materials and procedures to enhance production. Trains machine and assembly shop staff on manufacturing procedures and policies.
? 5.Interfaces with suppliers (internal and external) to enhance raw material quality. Expedites required raw materials from internal and external vendors. Interfaces with Engineering and other departments. Interviews/hires potential applicants. 12. Prepares and conducts performance reviews.