Production Manager

Location: Mankato, MN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $110,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 7/11/2018
Job ID: 02610598
Job Description
Opening for a Production Manager in the Mankato, MN area with a large food processing company. We offer exciting job possibilities throughout our organization where you can enhance your career, sharpen your talents and make an impact.
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree highly desired.
  • Must have food manufacturing experience.
  • Must have a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in production and supervision.
  • Supervising personnel in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing principles preferred.  
Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for all aspects of product manufacturing.
  • Lead and participate in plant and corporate continuous improvement teams.
  • Develop and/or maintain the programs necessary to ensure all employees are properly trained in order to meet company objectives relating to human safety, product quality and safety, human relations and professional development.
  • Actively participate in the management team to promote safety, facility growth and team development.
  • Coordinate activities between Research and Development and plant operations both at the local level and across Michael Foods Inc.
  • Prepare department budgets and monitor expenditures.
  • Develop capital proposals for expansion or cost improvement projects.