Production Manager in Santa Rosa, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2112416

Production Manager

Compensation: 80-100K DOE plus terrific benefits

Leads team, oversees all quality standards, and ensures that operators conform to documented processes.

Manages movement of orders onto production floor and back to stock including work order paperwork and other documentation.

Assists team with reading, understanding and following assembly documentation including assembly drawings, work instructions, routers, and lot verification information

Coordinates and aligns work between shifts to maximize productivity and throughput

Enforces and promotes all safety procedures for entire team including the use of safety glasses, regular stretching and 5S.

Provides input to Manufacturing Engineering

Works with Manufacturing Engineering to coordinate upcoming product designs and requirements to

ensure a smooth transition for New Product Introductions.

Coordinates with planning to prioritize daily workload based on delivery commitments.

Responsible for training and compliance to training requirements.

Coordinates Assembly team activities to optimize assembler expertise in order to meet production requirements

Organizes training on production equipment.

Leads troubleshooting and root cause analysis of defective products.

Works with QA staff to ensure adherence to processes, good documentation practices, and product quality requirements.

Develops KPIs to define, measure, analyze, improve, and control processes.


• Previous production supervisor or management experience.

• Bilingual in Spanish a plus.

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