Production Manager

Adecco Search is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Direct Hire Manufacturing Production Manager Job located in south of Buffalo, NY. The Production Manager provides leadership and support for the implementation, development and direction of production teams. In addition, manages manufacturing quality, efficiencies, labor costs, plant safety, personnel, scheduling, sanitation, system issues, consumption, yields and other KPIs. This position is based the beautiful Allegany Mountains along the southern tier in NY.

We are seeking candidates with five (5) or more years of experience in a food or GMP, regulated manufacturing environment. Our client seeks candidates that have a team-oriented leadership style, able to work hand in hand with associates and lead by example. Our client provided a competitive salary based on experience, and an excellent benefits package that includes bonus, ESOP funded retirement package, relocation assistance and more.

Responsibilities for the Production Manager Job south of Buffalo, NY include:
• Monitor and improve productivity, while ensuring all customer commitments are met in a timely, quality and cost-conscious manner.
• Develop and create training plans to maximize workforce capability.
• Leading compliance, as well as environmental Health & Safety efforts in support of plant goals.
• Manage and coach supervisors to strengthen and enhance their management skills.
• Anticipate events/issues/situations and rectify them before problems develop.
• Lead and motivate by example.
• Continuous improvement champion
• Administer daily production meetings to address issues and organize shift changes. Provide input and guidance on new equipment purchases.
• Manage special projects to completion, assess results and provide feedback. Act as a resource center of information for other departments.
• Maintain adequate staffing levels, anticipating production levels
• Work closely with the quality control department, assisting with information gathering and follow up.
• Ensure a safe work environment following all company policies

• Bachelor's degree, MBA or Master in a related field is preferred.
• 5 years or more of production management experience in a food or GMP environment. Experience with SQF is desired.
• Must have experience leading a large production team.
• In depth understanding of production principles and general plant operations.
• Ability to provide leadership, support, communication and direction to production supervisors and line personnel.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks, troubleshoot and problem solve beyond routine issues.
•Strong computer skills, SAP and MES software experience highly desirable.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Madeleine Felion, at Please include Production Manager Job on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 814-844-6976. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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