iLocatum

Frankfort, IL

Manufacturing Manager

Join our team as a Production Supervisor in Frankfort, IL!

Come work for our family-owned company known for producing top-quality equipment. We are seeking a talented Production Supervisor to collaborate with our Plant Manager and enhance our operations.

Why You'll Love Working Here:

  • Exciting Growth: Our business is booming, providing opportunities for personal and professional development!
  • New Leadership Role: Perfect for a proactive leader who enjoys strategizing and getting things done.
  • Local Candidates Welcome: We value our community and are looking to grow our team with local talent.
  • Competitive Compensation: Earn a salary of $110K - $130K per year, plus a bonus. Your skills are valued and rewarded!
  • Great Benefits: We offer a supportive culture, employee-focused approach, and affordable, high-quality medical coverage through BCBS.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead and Motivate: Manage a team of 8 direct reports and oversee operations across 3 shifts with a total of 200 employees.
  • Drive Productivity: Collaborate closely with other managers and supervisors to maintain a safe and efficient operation.
  • Set High Standards: Exceed production goals by prioritizing efficiency, minimizing material waste, and ensuring top-quality output.
  • Cost-effective Operations: Implement strategies for cost reduction while maintaining product quality.
  • Strategic Planning: Develop and execute a Capital Plan to meet increasing demand.
  • Inspire and Engage: Foster a culture of engagement and provide strategic direction for your team.
  • Safety is Paramount: Take the lead in maintaining health, safety, and environmental processes throughout the facility.
  • Continuous Improvement: Drive initiatives for ongoing improvements using Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma, and similar methodologies.

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Educational Background: Hold a BA/BS in Operations Management, Business Management, or possess equivalent experience in operational leadership (7+ years).
  • Industry Experience: Demonstrate proficiency in metal manufacturing, especially in areas such as machining, welding, stamping, or casting.
  • Proven Success: Show a track record of effectively managing labor, optimizing yields, and implementing tracking systems if possible.
  • Adaptability: Thrive in a fast-paced environment and apply lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies.

Ready to Take the Lead? If you are ready to shape your career in a supportive and dynamic environment, we want to hear from you! Apply today and take part in our exciting growth!

Apply Now and Let's Achieve Excellence Together!

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