Saint Joseph, Michigan
Job ID: 850 Category: Operations
Production Manager- Benton Harbor, MI
Lunova Group is currently seeking an experienced Production Manager to join our client at their facility in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Our client provides top-quality ceramic products to a variety of industries worldwide. This privately owned company has been a leader in their industry for over 75 years and they recognize the need to obtain and retain great talent. You will be a highly valued member of the team where you will work in a newly renovated production facility.
We are looking for candidates that possess self-motivation and interpersonal skills to lead a team of about 12 people. The ideal candidate will also have knowledge of materials properties and processes specific to technical ceramics.
Your day-to-day will consist of:
- Overseeing the production of the Technical Ceramics Division; Maintaining product inventory.
- Providing for efficient and effective scheduling and balancing of raw materials, production and workforce.
- Directly managing a small workforce.
- Providing engineering support for product development and applications in R&D and manufacturing.
- Identifying and resolving production related issues.
Requirements of the Production Manager are:
- BS in Ceramics or Materials Science preferred. Relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
- 8+ years of experience in operations/production required; 5+ years of management required.
- Attention to detail and organizational skills are a must.
- Extensive experience with ISO & OSHA.
- Experience with pressed tooling and cast tooling is preferred.
An excellent compensation package will be provided to the successful candidate including competitive salary, 401K plan, medical, dental, life insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Short-term and long-term disability, paid time off and much more.
Relocation assistance is available.
Interested in learning more?
Please apply online now.
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