Production Manager

azpro // Production Team Leader

// Who We Are

You’ll hear us say it time and time again; our relationship with you is just as important as getting the job done right. Our team is comprised of creative thinkers, consultants, ideators and problem solvers that are working together to drive results. With the right people on our team, pulling in the same direction, we will all be more effective, efficient, happier people. Welcome to the azpro family.

As the Production Team Leader, you will be a vital contributor to a team that strives to innovate and deliver results. We are a small business that is looking for someone who thrives in a challenging environment and is ready to tackle aggressive goals. The Production Team Leader needs to be able to develop and implement strategic plans and work collaboratively with Leadership and department Team Leads.

The Production team is responsible for preparing/assembling all projects for installation, or shipment. This includes laminating, assembling, kitting, wrap & vinyl preparation, banner finishing, etc. The most successful candidate will have management experience in a custom manufacturing plant. The production team currently consists of 13 Team Members who operate over two shifts. We are looking for someone who can help grow the position to 30 Team Members who operate over 3 shifts.

// Core Responsibilities

Follow the six key components of the EOS model.

Lead, Manage and hold Accountable all production team members.

A minimum of 5 years of management experience.

Hold effective weekly team meetings.

Ensure labor hour and budget goals are met for the production team.

Identify areas of opportunity and execute plans.

Develop and execute cross-training programs within production.

Must be experienced in developing, executing, and implementing processes, procedures, and trainings.

Evaluate overall performance by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting data and metrics.

Maintain efficiency benchmarks.

Review all direct reports’ performance and compensation.

Provide clear expectations and goals.

Ensure azpro Quality Standards are being adhered to.

Ensure proper documentation, training and personnel are in place so that coverage is available for all positions for any preplanned and unplanned absences, including short term, long term, and termination. 

Must have advance knowledge of Word, Excel, Adobe, and PowerPoint.

// Responsibilities based on Accountabilities

Oversee Production productivity and efficiency.

Create short and long-term improvements through research, development, and implementation.

Oversee the execution of the Cleaning Standards Checklist for all Production Team assigned areas.

Forecast long and short-term workload of the team and make necessary staffing/shift adjustments.

 Hold weekly team meetings.

Ensure proper documentation, training and personnel are in place so that coverage is available for all positions for any preplanned and unplanned absences, including short term, long term, and termination. 

Mechanically savvy, as the Production Team Leader needs to manage equipment including, but not limited to: Laminator, Plotter, Power Tools, Welders

// Reports to

Operations Director

 

 

 

This job is available at the following location(s):

  • Avondale, AZ