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Enlightened Equipment Production Manager in Winona, Minnesota

Production Manager __________________________________________________________________ Title: Production Manager Department: Operations Reports to: Director of Production Type: Full Time Salaried Position Summary: Working as the Production Manager you will be responsible for the management of our entire production team, from Cutting through Quality Assurance. The Production Manager will ensure employees are meeting expectations through systematic tracking, reporting and coaching practices. The Production Manager closely watches production trends and works daily to ensure company production objectives are met. Duties/Responsibilities: The responsibilities and duties of this position are, but not limited to: Overseeing and manage all stages of production; troubleshoot the day to day challenges Manage employee performance through existing tools and systems Supervise Quality Assurance department and ensuring products exceed expectations Provide pertinent feedback to management as it relates to any number of production issues Work to ensure products are produced within advertised lead time windows Collaborates with different departments companywide to resolve production issues Work with managers to implement the company's policies and goals Communicate and ensure production personnel understand and follow all company policies Ensuring health and safety guidelines are followed Interview, train, and evaluate performance for all assigned employees Provide corrective feedback for employees and carry out disciplinary actions as needed Organizing workflow to meet specifications and deadlines Develop production schedules (opens, closes, specific department/seasonal demands) Supervise Production Leads and Specialists via work direction, support, and coaching Maintains favorable working relationships through open communication, visibility, and involvement to promote a positive working environment that maximizes safety, employee engagement, productivity, efficiency and effectiveness Other duties as assigned Preferred Education and experience: High School diploma; or equivalent combination of education Minimum of 3 years experience supervising and managing 20 plus personnel Multiple years of related manufacturing experience Strong computer experience, comfortable learning new tools and technologies Physical Requirements: Frequent walking, movement, and observation of production spaces Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at times. Able to travel as needed.