Production Manager - Scheduler

  • Company: Adecco
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
  • Posted: December 10, 2016
  • Reference ID: 723530669
Adecco has a direct hire opening for a Production Manager located in the Richmond, VA. The candidate will have a focus on scheduling as this company has many complex projects and customized builds. There will also be an emphasis on managing a staff of supervisors and indirectly overseeing an operation. This candidate must be a people person that is well organized and must get this team back on track after routine urgent projects are completed. The salary range for this role is $65K - $85K annually (consistent with education and experience). This is great opportunity for growth!

The Production Manager job responsibilities include:

Schedule production to meet or exceed cost and service objectives
Staff | manage production floor staff within budget & according to defined safety protocol
Monitor & review performance of staff | organize necessary intervention for improvement
Ensure standard operating & quality standards are met
Prepare | monitor production reports & conduct monthly safety meeting
Determine, implement & manage preventative maintenance to minimize production cost, equipment & process investment
Maximize safety, efficiency & output
Manage emergency maintenance efforts including outside resources
Meet defined downtime reduction goal
Meet defined scrap goal


Critical thinking & problem solving skills
Continuous improvement
Planning & organizing
Decision making
Conflict Management
Proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel

Qualifications / Experience:

5+ years of relevant experience in production and manufacturing processes, techniques and knowledge of:

Scheduling (complex projects)
Safety standards & compliance
Quality systems & standards
Process improvement techniques
Human resource principles & practices
Machines & tools

Bachelor's degree (engineering, industrial technology or business administration are preferred) but specific experience may be acceptable in place of degree.


Outstanding coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
401K Plan available after first year of employment - along with vacation

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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