Our client is a manufacturer of printed material that works with a variety of industries to provide highly customized products! As a result of significant growth, they are looking for a Production Manager in the Chicago area.
In this dynamic role, you will develop, implement and execute the production schedule to keep within effective operating efficiencies while meeting customer expectations. You will manage workflow, ensure deadlines are met and work is completed accurately and at the highest quality. Manage labor workforce and labor effectiveness and proactively increase/decrease staffing levels as needed. Interact with management to streamline procedures for team leaders and production floor personnel.
The ideal candidate should have 5+ years manufacturing hands-on working in a production facility. Must be self-motivated production manager in a hands-on role, with creativity, high energy, flexible and mechanically inclined. Experience in addressing production challenges in a highly customized, labor intense environment is essential. Strong interpersonal and communications skills, both verbal and written are required.