Our client is an innovative leader within the food industry who has grown rapidly through new product introduction and acquisitions. They are currently seeking a seeking a Production Manager for their multi-shift plant in Chicago whose product owns 70% market share. The Production Manager is responsible for oversight of multiple production shifts and is tasked with executing department improvements. He/She will implement systems & procedures while instilling accountability and ownership in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
Our ideal candidate will be a demonstrated leader and able to move into a Plant Management position in the next few years.
- 4-year degree highly preferred
- 5+ years’ experience within a manufacturing facility (food industry experience is highly preferred)
- Excellent communication & organizational skills
- Proven experience thoroughly developing team members to achieve high performance.
- Ability to handle multiple priorities at a given time