Production Manager

Amerilab Technologies - Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area

Posted 850 days ago
  • Experience
    Mid-Senior level
  • Job function
  • Employment type
  • Industry
    Consumer Goods
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Job description

We are currently recruiting for a Production Manager to lead our Manufacturing organization.


Our Production Manager is responsible for applying clear and direct instruction for the production team on a daily basis and maintaining an effective working environment. The Manager is also responsible for analyzing production activities for ways to create efficiencies and cost savings

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages staff and ensures efficient processes to meets production schedules.
  • Evaluates production processes and procedures and makes recommendations to improve the productivity, quality, and efficient delivery of products.
  • Utilizes lean tools to analyze, report on and create efficiencies, cost savings and to eliminate scrap and variances.
  • Develops, writes and implements production policies and procedures; ensuring production Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) are current and accessible.
  • Develops and manages the sanitation program.
  • Develops and manages the tooling program.
  • Develops and maintains equipment set-up guides specific to customer product type.
  • Performs review and approval of master manufacturing records.
  • Performs review and follow up necessary for completed manufacturing records.
  • Assists in the review and formatting of batch records.
  • Develops and implements measurable metrics for performance for production staff and continually monitors metrics.
  • Collaborates with Engineering to ensure successful startup of new equipment.
  • Mentors supervisors and line leads on a regular basis.
  • Ensures cGMP’s are adhered to by employees.
  • Enforces company safety practices.


Desired Skills and Experience

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Business or a related field.
  • 10 years experience in production management or related position required.
  • 5+ years managerial experience - at least 25 people.
  • 5+ years experience with dry powders and tableting. 
  • 5+ years experience and knowledge of the regulated nutraceutical/pharmaceutical industry required.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of cGMP’s and SOP’s for production.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as technical documentation, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently, while reaching a common goal.
  • Ability to communicate and listen effectively with staff on all levels.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out interactions furnished in written or oral form.
  • Ability to define problems and apply decision making skills.
  • Ability to work within the company across lines of responsibility
  • Working knowledge of process equipment and automated packaging equipment.
  • Fluent in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.


About this company

Amerilab Technologies

Amerilab Technologies, Inc. is the leader in effervescent product and contract development, manufacturing and packaging of effervescent tablets and powders. Amerilab specializes in the development and production of effervescent tablets and powders. We offer experienced assistance from development, through commercialization of effervescent product ideas, including analytical testing and packaging.

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