Production Manager

Posted on Wednesday, May 05, 2021, 1:52pm

Location: ICI Laboratory Products Division Union City TN Campus
Department: Manufacturing
Type: Full-Time


  • Supervise a team of employees to ensure the accuracy and ability to run a job per each customer’s specifications.
  • Plan and co-ordinate all current and new orders to ensure timely and efficient production times.
  • Overall responsibility for all aspects of the effective supervision, training and development and health, safety and welfare of the team
  • Oversee all direct production operations.
  • Ensure effective, safe, accurate and timely material application and removal to complete each order.
  • Work closely with the Purchasing department to ensure adequate stock levels for their department.
  • Drive accountability with direct reports to ensure the highest quality standards for our customers.
  • Implement the company’s Health and Safety Policy, ensuring safe working conditions and practices within the Plant.
  • Assess projects to determine resources required for completion. 
  • Assist the Plant Manager in all aspects of running the plant as needed and fill in during his/her absence. 


  • 5 – 7 years of progressive experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong leadership abilities with a positive attitude and enthusiasm to overcome challenges are required.
  • Experience as a Manager or Supervisor responsible for 25 or more employees is preferred.
  • Effective teambuilding and decision-making skills are required.
  • Ability to effectively lead a group, hold people accountable & provide leadership direction to a business unit
  • Effective professional communication and people skills are required.
  • Excellent time management, organizational and planning skills are required.
  • Ability to work under pressure while maintaining focus to deliver expected results is required.
  • Ability to motivate and drive new ideas is required.
  • Lean manufacturing skills are preferred.
  • Project management skills are preferred.
  • Mechanical ability and aptitude is especially helpful.
  • Data analysis and computer skills are required.
  • Ability to read blueprints.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field and/or combined equivalent of education plus related job experience of at least 5 years

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