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Production Manager

Reference Number: MM 559
Location: Joplin , Missouri, United States, 64801

Title: Production Manager

Location: Joplin, MO


How to Apply: Submit your resume in Word format to Terry Govoreau at 


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

KEY WORDS: Plastics, Plastic, Manufacturing, Equipment, Injection Molding, Extrusion, Blow Mold


Job Description: A leading PLASTIC facility in the Joplin, MO area is looking for a Production Manager for their Extrusion Department. This has four direct reports and approximately 60 people in the Department.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Establishes, maintains, communicates and enforces goals and standards, including production, safety, quality and waste
• Reviews analysis of activities, costs, operations and forecast data to determine progress toward goals and objectives
• Mentors team to facilitate growth and promotion opportunities
• Recommends capital projects
• Ensures customer complaints are investigated and corrective actions are evaluated and implemented


Requirements include but are not limited to:
• 5+ years’ experience in extrusion, injection or blow molding
• 3+ years’ experience leading salaried personnel
• Experience in managing key metrics and holding team accountable
• Ability to build teams and develop people
• Positive attitude with intent to exceed expectations


Education: A bachelor’s degree is preferred


Benefits: This is a large privately held international company that offers a culture of family/team, collaborative across functions and strives to exceed expectations. The company offers good benefits, competitive compensations and advancement opportunities.


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