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Responsibilities of a Production Manager consist of the following
Liaising with managers of other departments in order to formulate objectives, understand requirements and set goals accordingly
Preparing estimates of costs and budgets regarding the processes, products, equipment, etc
Organizing the workflow in order to meet specifications wrap up work within deadlines.
Job brief of a Production Manager
We are looking for an experienced Production Manager who will organize and supervise the manufacturing of goods/products. You will be mainly responsible for the smooth running of all production lines, for complying with the quality standards of output and timely completion of it all.
We expect you to have in-depth know-how of current production procedures. An ability to direct personnel towards optimum performance will set you apart as a leader and motivator. Decision-making and problem-solving will form a good chunk of your day so being solid in those characteristics will give you an edge. If you are up to it, we’ll be more than willing to meet you and give you an opportunity to work with us.
The ultimate goal is to deliver an efficient and productive manufacturing process cycle that meets our customers’ requirements.
Responsibilities undertaken by a Production Manager
Liaison with managers of other departments in order to formulate objectives, understand requirements and set goals accordingly
Prepare estimates of costs and budgets regarding the processes, products, equipment, etc
Organize the workflow in order to meet specifications wrap up work within deadlines
Monitor, oversee production to resolve issues and redress complaints
Supervise and evaluate the performance of production personnel such as the quality inspectors, line workers, etc
Determine the number of necessary resources such as workforce, raw materials etc and allocate them to projects accordingly
Oversee and approve maintenance work, purchasing/ordering of equipment fixes if any needed, etc
Ensure output meets the quality standards that have been set
Enforce health and safety precautions to make the working environment secure
Report to upper management with continuous updates about the work being undertaken and its progress.
Requirements for a Production Manager
A graduate or equivalent degree in- BSc/Ba in business administration, marketing, production processes or any other relevant field will be given strong preference
Certain, minimum work experience as production director substantiated by credible references, certificates, etc
An in-depth knowledge of production management and current production processes
Experience in reporting on key production metrics
Good understanding of quality standards as well as health & safety regulations including any statutory requirements and compliance with the same
Knowledge of performance evaluation techniques and budgeting concepts
Decent proficiency in software like MS Office and ERP software
Excellent communication skills
Good organizational, leadership and motivation skills in order to be able to lead teams
An eye for detail
Strong decision-making mindset and a results-driven, goal-oriented approach
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