Growing plastics company in Southern California has an excellent opportunity available for a Production Manager. Responsible for the management of plant operations to include molding, value-added services, warehousing, shipping/receiving, safety and maintenance. Establish plant policies and procedures. Responsible for plant production goals. Foster a well-trained and motivated staff.
Direction of plant operations requires significant manufacturing and molding knowledge as well as sound interpersonal, management and leadership skills. This is normally acquired by seven to ten years of plastics experience, which includes management responsibility.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
Ability to understand technical specification including MIL, ANSI, and customer specific aerospace criteria.
Good oral and written communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of personnel within and outside the company.
Demonstrated personal computer proficiency using various software programs including Microsoft Office, Photo Editing and ERP.
Proven track record as a customer advocate.
Experience in plastic injection molding, composites, polyethylene, polypropylene, HDPE, LDPE, LLDPE, nylon, polymers, thermoplastics, thermosets, compression, extrusion or polyolefins preferred.