Production Manager

Production Manager Brentwood, New York ARC Group (American Recruiting and Consulting Group) is currently looking for a Production Manager for our client's permanent opportunity (not a contract) in Brentwood, New York. This location focuses on flexible packaging and is looking for someone to start ASAP. Job Description Acts as the safety leader and puts safety first in all responsibilities. Works in conjunction with the EHS Manager to establish and maintain all policies and programs to assure a safe working environment. Participates in incident investigations for near misses, injuries and/or property damage that occurs in the functional areas. Identifies opportunities and problem areas for targeted improvement by creating, reviewing and monitoring data or reports that show performance to KPI's. (specifically: safety, quality, waste, and productivity) Works with planning and maintenance departments to maximize equipment maintenance programs and prioritize the proper PM schedules which will ensure mechanical performance. Works with engineering personnel in the role of a project team member for new machine installations and start-ups. Provides pertinent information to ensure that all machine specifications, auxiliary equipment, installation, operator training, etc. meet production needs. Oversees development of production associates to increase human capital goals, including devising a training method/plan for continuous skill improvement, while participating in capital planning to ensure financial and operational objectives are met. Performs all aspects of human capital management for direct reports including goal setting, improvement targets for KPI's, salary planning, performance management. Ensure compliance with department safety, product safety, fire protection, Company policies/procedures, and housekeeping programs. Ensures effective, timely and well-developed communications for all production associates. Manage process control initiatives by ensuring manufacturing SOP's existed, and that they are sufficient for quality, safety, and process control. Participate in the budgeting process, capital planning, cost take out, staffing, and other elements to ensure financial and operational objectives are met. Lead and ensure the growth of WCOM/CI culture by providing resources, participating in teams, and leading teams as necessary. Provide a safety culture and environment to send every employee home every day without injury. Meets or exceeds plant business plan and KPI's. Effective efficient equipment install & maintenance. Facility/building maintenance for effective operations. Operates within an established budget. Best Practices establishment & execution. Effective, cost-efficient planning and utilization of manpower, materials, and machinery. Records and Reports - Is responsible for completeness and accuracy of all production records and reports. Strong Human Capital planning, development, and management for direct reports. Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in engineering, business administration, or related field 5+ years of relevant experience in a production environment Demonstrated passion for safety 3+ years of supervisory/management experience, preferably in flexible packaging Proven ability to lead and drive continuous improvement Strong Customer Service mindset Strong written and verbal communication skills Bilingual in the Spanish language is a plus but not required How to Qualify? To qualify for this great position, please email D.A. Longhi directly with your updated resume to or apply below. Review our other positions that we are recruiting for, please visit our job board at
Salary Range: $100K - $120K
Minimum Qualification
5 - 7 years

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