we are currently seeking a Production Manage r to join our Piatra Neamt site in Romania, which is part of Amcor’s Meat, Fresh & Dairy business unit.
As Production Manager you will be responsible for managing and directing all operational activities to achieve safe, efficient and economical production within established manufacturing costs;
and to maintain the highest standards of quality and volume requirements. You will play a strong part in the Senior Management Team of the plant and support all operational decisions in alignment with the Plant General Manager.
Develop short and long-term plans, policies, programs, operating procedures and objectives
Delegate responsibilities, provide guidance and give direction on all functional areas within the plant (with exception of Finance and Sales).
This would include production, technical, quality, engineering, planning, and customer service.
Maintain close surveillance over operations through reports, staff meetings, observation and personal contact to assure integration of workflow, timely production, budgetary compliance and use of personal skills and machines
Assist and advise others to solve problems and implement permanent corrective action
Act as a liaison between co-workers and management team to keep people informed on matters of communication, decisions and policies
Identify and implement creative cost reduction opportunities
Administer or assist in coordination of various programs such as, Quality, 5S, Zero Pull, SMED, cost reduction, plant security, staffing and hourly wage administration
Ensure all plant productivity, quality and safety goals are achieved ensure waste management programs are on track
Ensure all quality and process procedures are followed at all levels in Production department
Manage production cost centres
Identify target performance levels for plant awards program; challenge team to achieve goals
Support Six Sigma / Lean efforts
Establish accurate production standards, monitor productivity performance regularly
Oversee and coordinate Occupational Safety program for the plant including reporting, compliance, auditing and training
Work on building development to the teams and succession planning, talent management strong support to the Front-line managers
Qualifications / Requirements
Formal Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Engineering.
Lean Six Sigma certification or experience will be an asset
Min. 5 years of management experience in a manufacturing environment
Knowledge of lamination, film converting, coating applications, flexographic printing, process control and validation protocols is a nice-to-have.
Thorough knowledge and understanding of manufacturing systems and processes
Understanding of quality principles and techniques
Knowledge of Safety practices and a commitment to maintain them
Solid financial reporting acumen
Good level of English is mandatory, Romanian is an asset
Specific Skills and Abilities
Strong leadership skills and ability to lead teams
Solid safety culture
Able to handle multiple tasks
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong presentation skills
Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to make quick decisions
Advanced teambuilding / people management skills, strong interpersonal skills
ONE GREAT FUTURE
In August of 2018 it was announced that Amcor Flexibles and Bemis Company would combine to become the global leader in consumer packaging.
This combination allows for a comprehensive global footprint with greater scale in all regions of the world. With a combined company history of more than 300 years, we continue to work collaboratively with our customers to make Amcor the clear choice for inspired packaging solutions.
We appreciate your patience while we work to integrate our application and hiring process.
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The company is focused on making packaging that is increasingly light-weighted, recyclable and reusable, and made using a rising amount of recycled content.
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