Extrusion Production Manager – Job Description

Redi-Bag is looking for an Production Manager for our Tukwila facility. We are a leading manufacturer of pipe and fittings. We make continual investments in the latest tooling and machinery to make it possible for us to meet increasing demand for our products and to provide the highest quality pipe and fittings in the industry. We pay competitively based on performance and provide excellent benefits.

Summary:

The Production Manager is responsible for the management and performance of our Tukwila, WA plant. This extrusion operation produces plastic bags of a variety of sizes and configurations. The Manager is responsible for all aspects of this 24/7 high production volume environment including: safety, quality, production management, personnel management, technical solutions, materials management, reporting, and training.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Strategic mind set with proven leadership abilities.
  • B.S. or B.A. Degree or equivalent manufacturing experience.
  • 5+ years extrusion experience with production supervisory experience.
  • Strong commitment to all aspects of safety.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment managing multiple shifts and manufacturing personnel.
  • Strong history of meeting production goals.
  • Strong technical ability; Must possess troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience mentoring and coaching supervisors and associates.

Responsibilities and Duties: Other duties may be assigned

  • Leading a 24/7 operation requires a commitment to be accessible at all times.
  • Coordinate daily activities in the facility.
  • Make decisions working with peers in the following areas.
  • Procurement, – Maintaining spare parts, proper raw material inventory
  • Safety – Always providing a safe work environment
  • Production – Knowledge and operation of all plant equipment
  • Scheduling – Work with our scheduling group to produce the correct material at the appropriate time
  • Shipping
  • Mixing
  • Office admin.
  • Quality control – manage all third part inspections and maintain co. quality standards
  • Maintenance – manage a maintenance dept./crew
  • Human Resources – payroll, insurance, fair enforcement of rules, etc.

Key Measures for this role are:

  • Safety Record
  • Cost Per Pound
  • Weight Efficiency
  • 5S Programs Audits
  • Writing skills and communication
  • An Extrusion Satellite Plant Manager is also responsible for inventory accuracy, housekeeping, work scheduling, associate reviews, hiring, coaching, counseling, maintaining efficient production, training, goal setting, maintain a positive motivated workforce and environmental knowledge.
  • Develop and maintain community relations and community outreach programs.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationship with peer group.

We Offer:

  • Pay for Performance Compensation
  • Wellness Programs
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Successful Team Approach
  • Opportunities for Career Advancement
  • Competitive benefits

Benefits Include:

Our associates enjoy a safe and positive working environment with opportunities for growth through training and advancement within the Company. Our team members also enjoy a comprehensive benefits program including:

  • Medical and dental coverage participation on the first day of the month after completing two full months of employment with the Company
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company paid life insurance
  • 401(k) with company match 100% up to 3% of annual pay plus 50%, up to 5%.
  • We also offer a group of supplemental benefit plans including voluntary life, whole life, accidental death and dismemberment, long-term disability, and cancer insurance

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 – $100,000

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Tukwila, WA 98188: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelors degree or related experience (Required)

Experience:

  • Manufacturing: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Management: 5 years (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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