Production Manager

  • Location
    Sacramento , California
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant
  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Adecco is currently assisting a reputable manufacturing company in their endeavors to fill a permanent Production Manager position in their facility located in Sacramento, CA. This role is responsible for training and career development, discipline, and the performance appraisal process, as well as managing the budgets.

Candidates with the following will be the most elligible for the position: union experience, experience in the food packaging industry, long tenure with each employer, relatable manufacturing experience recently, union experience, and someone who has a huge safety focus and has experience initiating and leading a safety program preferably from ground up.


Monitors the safety practices of the workplace to provide a safe work environment for all employees.
Responsible for quality assurance of all finished goods.
Manages relationships with planning, warehouse, engineering and maintenance to ensure timely satisfaction of customer requirements, projects (including new equipment installations or upgrades to existing equipment), reduce costs and seamless transition across material/product flow process.
Reviews and analyzes reports to determine causes of non-conformity and develops procedures to improve.
Revises production schedules and priorities to accommodate unforeseen events relating to raw materials, equipment, sales demand, personnel, weather, etc.
Change agent for safety, productivity and technological advances; identifies opportunities for site improvements.
Monitors production employees with regards to staffing levels, skill levels and training requirements.
Ensures established Company policies and procedures are followed relative to safety, quality, employee relations practices, etc.
Responsible for the training and development of department personnel.

4 year degree, preferably in operations management, business management or engineering preferred.
7-10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. Discrete manufacturing experience: paper or paperboard food packaging preferred.
Understanding of Continuous improvement and lean/six sigma manufacturing principles.
Team problem solving; facilitation.
Computer literate: Excel, MS Office required, MS Project or other project management software a plus.
BPCS or AS400 manufacturing software system knowledge desirable.
Strong interpersonal skills: ability to communicate orally and in writing; ability to present information one on one and in group settings, at all levels of the organization, under all circumstances; diplomatic.
Detail oriented, self-starting and adaptable.
Striong multitasker.
Up to 5% travel.

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