Manages shift or multiple shift operations within manufacturing departments. Responsible for meeting budget, quality, and production goals, setting standards, and making employment and staffing decisions. Interprets manufacturing policies, procedures, and programs.
Ability to manage activities of departments through subordinates who exercise full supervision in terms of cost, methods, and employees. Ability to interpret and analyze statistical data and information and financial reports, understand and resolve technical difficulties, interface with internal engineering/technical experts and external technical representatives, manage multiple priorities in a manufacturing plant setting, be resourceful to a large manufacturing department. Knowledge of World Class manufacturing methods ( Lean ), Good Manufacturing Practices, Food Drug and Administration guidelines and process validation.
Education and/or Experience:
Requires a B.S. or equivalent, preferably in a technical discipline. 5-7 years experience in all aspects of the manufacturing process.