Role details

Production Manager

Torrance   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Lean Manufacturing, 5S
  • Food&Beverage, Production

About Our Client

Multinational manufacturer and marketer of high-quality, brand-name food products for consumers throughout the world. The company has been around for a long time being the market leader in its industry.

Job Description



  • Overseeing the production process, drawing up a production schedule in coordination with Logistics.
  • Ensuring that the production is cost effective, monitoring efficiencies and waste through metrics.
  • Making sure that products are produced on time and are within quality standards.
  • Reviewing employee schedules with Production Supervisors and material resources needed for production.
  • Estimating and reviewing costs and monitoring and documenting process controls.
  • Monitoring the production processes and adjusting schedules as needed.
  • Monitoring product standards and implementing quality-control programs.
  • Liaising among different departments, logistics, human resources, warehouse, maintenance, food safety, and quality assurance.
  • Working with Plant Manager to implement the company's policies and goals;
  • Supervising and motivating a team of workers;
  • Gives ongoing feedback to direct reports on skills and abilities.
  • Identifying training needs.
  • Monitors and requests raw material for production packaging.
  • Reviews efficiency reports and takes corrective action for variances.
  • Inspects products to verify conformance to specifications and directs setup and adjustment of machines.
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.



The Successful Applicant

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.
  • Mathematical and statistical skills.
  • Financial skills and understanding.
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing/ Six sigma
  • Bs Degree in Engineering is preferred
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Suite.
  • Key Leadership Competencies in addition to Ethics / Values and Integrity / Trust, (Action Oriented, Directing Others, Priority Setting, Decision Quality, Organizing, Process Management)

What's on Offer

Excelent salary package+benefits

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