Manufacturing/Production Manager

Naperville, Illinois Permanent USD10,000 - USD120,000 per year
  • Robust retirement package, 401k match & pension plan
  • High-growth organization, intense focus on LEAN manufacturing

About Our Client

My client is a leading, global manufacturer of industrial machinery, serving a strong customer base spanning a variety of industries. The company has a high-growth mindset from top to bottom, and because of efforts to run more LEAN and adopt/embrace new technologies & practices in manufacturing, they are forecasting impressive growth.

Job Description

  • Lead & develop a team of production staff, evaluating performance, tracking KPIs, & driving performance improvements
  • Spearhead initiatives to reduce production costs& increase manufacturing efficiency & capabilities
  • Troubleshoot issues on production floor as needed
  • Be responsible for tracking of production scheduling from start to finish
  • Drive safety initiatives & ensure procedures are being followed
  • Manage departmental budget
  • Observe and improve quality standards

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 5+ years' experience in a manufacturing setting with supervisory/managerial duties
  • Background in an industrial/metals manufacturing setting - knowledge of machining, fabrication, welding, and/opr stamping processes
  • Demonstrated track record driving continuous improvement of manufacturing processes
  • Hands-on mentality pertaining to production
  • Knowledge of production scheduling & project management
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $100,000 - $120,000 depending on level of experience
  • Annual bonus incentive in company's manager tier - paid out 20+% last year
  • 3 weeks PTO + 1 week sick time
  • 2 floating holidays & 12 company holidays
  • 401k match
  • Pension Plan
  • Health coverage through BCBS
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Cameron Heppeler
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