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Production Manager

Reference Number: AC 1482
Location: Hickory, North Carolina, United States, 28602

Title: Production Manager

Location: Hickory, North Carolina


How to Apply: Submit your resume in Word format to Angie Craven at


Angie Craven is a Plastics Recruiter with MRI Person County and recruits for the top plastics manufacturing companies in the USA.

KEY WORDS: Plastic, Plastics, Manufacturing, Stretch Film, Blown Film, Extrusion, Production Manager


Job Description: A leading PLASTIC facility in the Hickory, North Carolina area is searching for a Production Manager. The qualified candidate will be a hands-on manager, great communicator with a strong mechanical aptitude. This is a great company with potential for growth. Excellent salary, bonus, benefits and relocation assistance.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Supervise all Shift Supervisors and Shift Employees throughout production
• Promote corporate vision, policies and values through facility
• Conduct daily meetings and keep all staff updated on changes in facility
• Direct planning and forecasting for all employees
• Organizational development and planning
• Train associates on processes and equipment
• Possess root cause analysis skills and set corrective action plant.
• Continuous Improvement and Lean manufacturing skills

Requirements include but are not limited to:
• 5 years experience in manufacturing management
• Experience related to plastics manufacturing (Prefer Extrusion, Blown or Stretch-Film)
• Ability to multi-task and work on projects on a day to day basis

• Must have proven experience being a hands-on manager

- Must have strong mechanical aptitude 

- Good reasoning abilities and sound judgment
• Excellent communication skills both, verbal and written
• High level of leadership skills to build a positive productive team


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent , preferred


• Located in the beautiful foothills of North Carolina with 2 other sites across the US
• Family owned business that is a leader in the industry with cutting-edge technology
• Company core values are based on promoting humanitarian good and bringing love to the work place

Doing business with MRI of Person County: Your application will be held in the strictest of confidence and will remain your property in our possession which will not be forwarded to any client without your prior approval.