Production Manager 8/25/2016

FPC Vinings Roanoke, VA

Company
FPC Vinings
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29281048
AJE Ref #
575981071
Location
Roanoke, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

FPC Vinings has been engaged to locate a new Production Manager for a leading manufacturer of products for the home building industry. This role will lead the largest portion of this site and be next in line for the Plant Manager role at this facility.

The person in this role will lead a large 3 shift manufacturing operation. A new Plant Manager had taken this large plant from middle of the pack performance to #1 in less than one year. Corporate took noticed and rewarded the plant with significant capital to expand production capacity. The current Plant Manager and corporate HR are both looking for a plant manager successor in this role. There is a proven track record of this promotion path.

Required Qualifications:

* BS/BA

* 10+ years experience in a high volume, fabrication or assembly environment

* Leadership over at least 100 people in a manufacturing environment

* Track record of driving improvement with quantified results

* Growth-oriented employment history

Preferred Qualifications:

* MBA

* BSIE, BSME preferred

* Lean experience (Kanban, SMED, value stream mapping, Kaizen, 5S, etc)

* Six Sigma experience (DMAIC, DMADV, DFSS)

I provide a high level of support, coaching, and advocacy to the candidates I work with. If you are the right candidate, I will get your resume in front of the right people and help you put your best foot forward along every step of the process.

In addition to this role, I focus on growth-oriented opportunities in operations, quality, and materials, with most of my clients located in the Southeast, East Coast and Midwest. I take an active approach to recruiting and I especially value having exclusive and long-term relationships with candidates and clients. Candidates with excellent career progression who are looking for a new opportunity in a stimulating, high-growth environment are encouraged to contact me, preferably by email, even if you are not currently active in a search but are considering a move in the next year or two. Engineering degrees with high GPA's and/or JMO experience are particularly attractive to many of my clients.

IF YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU ARE THE RIGHT CANDIDATE FOR THIS ROLE OR OTHER ROLES THAT I MAY HAVE AVAILABLE NOW OR IN THE FUTURE, EMAIL YOUR RESUME DIRECTLY TO ME FOR THE MOST EXPEDIENT, CONFIDENTIAL REVIEW. WORD FORMAT, PLEASE.