IS INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT RIGHT FOR YOU?

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  • A Leader?
  • Dependable?
  • Trustworthy?
  • Stress-tolerant?
  • Attentive to Detail?
Job Description:

Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications

Tasks:

  • Review processing schedules or production orders to make decisions concerning inventory requirements, staffing requirements, work procedures, or duty assignments, considering budgetary limitations and time constraints.
  • Direct or coordinate production, processing, distribution, or marketing activities of industrial organizations.
  • Develop or implement production tracking or quality control systems, analyzing production, quality control, maintenance, or other operational reports, to detect production problems.
  • Review operations and confer with technical or administrative staff to resolve production or processing problems.
  • Hire, train, evaluate, or discharge staff or resolve personnel grievances.
  • Prepare and maintain production reports or personnel records.
  • Set and monitor product standards, examining samples of raw products or directing testing during processing, to ensure finished products are of prescribed quality.
  • Develop budgets or approve expenditures for supplies, materials, or human resources, ensuring that materials, labor, or equipment are used efficiently to meet production targets.
  • Initiate or coordinate inventory or cost control programs.
  • Coordinate or recommend procedures for facility or equipment maintenance or modification, including the replacement of machines.

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Regional Occupation Statistics:

Average Hourly Salary

  • Entry-Level                     $22.80
  • Median                           $37.06
  • Experienced                   $67.32

Annual Openings                   11

2021 Projected Employment 534

Average Education Level      Bachelor’s Degree

Sources:   Labor Market Data EDSI

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