Production Shift Manager

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Description: Our client is currently seeking a Production Shift Manager to make a significant impact in developing a dynamic organization that is growing quickly.  . The position provides overall shift leadership to the production team while focusing on delivering on key safety, quality, delivery and cost standards. The position is responsible for leading the production activities across multiple production lines.
They are seeking candidates to grow into Operations / Plant Managers in 2-5 years as the plant expands.

This job will have the following responsibilities:
  • Prioritize safety through leadership, work procedures and employee safety programs 
  • Collaborate with Quality and Sanitation departments to assure all good manufacturing and food safety practices are followed and a priority 
  • Coach, mentor and train production line supervision, leads and employees 
  • Manage resources including people, equipment and materials to ensure compliance with established procedures and standards 
  • Lead cost management initiatives using KPI’s / OEE monitoring systems Identify / develop / implement continuous improvement action plans 
  • Optimize production scheduling / resource planning 
  • Manage work in process inventory through employee practices and ERP system 
  • Work closely with Director of Manufacturing to drive continuous improvement, efficiencies and LEAN processes

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Bachelors Degree Ideal 
  • 3-5 years Years’ Experience in a manufacturing facility - food / beverage industry preferred  
  • 3+ Years’ Experience leading production teams 
  • Experience working in BRC or SQF environments preferred 
  • Green belt or black belt certification preferred

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The Judge Group
Full time
Salary Range
$23,000.00 - 34,000.00
per Year
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Pittsburgh, PA 15289, US
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