Production Manager in Lake City, FL at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Job Description

Carlisle Construction Materials, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an immediate opening for a Production Manager for its Polyiso Division in Lake City, FL. The Production Manager has the responsibility of overseeing the manufacturing of Polyiso and assisting with improvement projects while reducing operating cost. The primary role of the position is to produce a product safely that meets production specification and customer expectations, strong leadership skills, and the application of Lean Manufacturing principles. This job has full supervisory responsibilities. Must be able to effectively assign duties, coach and develop employee’s abilities, train, evaluate and discipline subordinate employees in a fair, consistent and non-confrontational manner.  Additionally, this position services as a key interface between the manufacturing plan and all supporting departments such as R&D, Maintenance, Technical Services, Quality Assurance, Central Engineering, Scheduling, Shipping/Warehouse, and Sales & Marketing.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervise activities of Polyiso Production staff.
  • Direct and coordinate activities associated with the production department including scheduling adequate staffing to meet required output.
  • Supervise all plant safety rules and regulations and communicating proper safety orientations and training.
  • Document yearly performance reviews on employees.
  • Enhance and foster team building at all levels and positions.
  • Document incident, disciplinary action, accident/injury reports when needed.
  • Assist in developing job procedures and standard work.
  • Inspect material for quality defects.
  • Develop and monitor 5S procedures.
  • Work with the temporary agency to staff the production line with temporary employees as needed.
  • Assist in training of new team members. Develop training plan for all production positions and ensure that employees are properly trained in any position that they are assigned.
  • Direct production team toward performance that aligns with company goals.
  • Produce products according to specifications
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Review and responsibility of Financial performance
  • Develop and oversee internal cost savings programs
  • Ensure prompt and accurate production reporting within SFIS and SAP.
  • Initiate and implement a variety of projects impacting productivity, inventory and/or quality.
  • Travel to remote sites to support various manufacturing initiatives and best practice sharing.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering required.
  • Candidates must have at least 5-7 years of production management experience in a manufacturing environment.  Requires progressively responsible experience in a urethane foam, extrusion, lamination or plastics manufacturing environment
  • Candidate must have at least 3 years in a leadership capacity.
  • Experience should include interacting with a variety of personnel levels and work teams and should exhibit the ability to simultaneously handle multiple projects and priorities.
  • Six Sigma and Lean background is a plus.

Carlisle Construction Materials offers a competitive benefits package which includes 401k, medical/dental/prescription drug, and life insurance, flex spending, educational assistance, holiday and vacation pay.


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