Industrial Engineer/Production Manager

$90,000 - $120,000 yearly
  • SCM Talent Group - Executive Supply Chain Recruiting Firm
  • Rogers, AR, USA
  • Nov 08, 2023
Full time Manufacturing Supply Chain

Job Description

Job Summary:

As the Industrial Engineer and Production Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the establishment, optimization, and management of our manufacturing operations. Your primary focus will be to oversee the production processes, implement efficient manufacturing practices, and ensure the highest quality standards in face mask production.




Manufacturing Process Development:


Design and develop manufacturing processes for face mask production, ensuring efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and scalability.

Implement lean manufacturing principles to streamline operations and reduce waste.

Production Planning and Management:


Create and execute production schedules to meet demand while maintaining optimal inventory levels.

Oversee day-to-day production activities, ensuring adherence to quality and safety standards.

Equipment and Facility Management:


Identify and procure necessary machinery, tools, and equipment for the manufacturing process.

Collaborate with maintenance teams to ensure all equipment is properly maintained and functioning optimally.

Quality Assurance:


Develop and implement quality control procedures to maintain the highest standards for face mask production.

Monitor production output to ensure product quality and consistency.

Cost Management and Optimization:


Analyze production costs and implement strategies to optimize expenses without compromising product quality.

Identify areas for improvement in the manufacturing process to reduce costs and increase efficiency.

Team Leadership and Development:


Lead and manage a team of production staff, providing guidance, training, and support.

Foster a culture of continuous improvement and innovation within the production team.



Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or a related field. Master's degree preferred.

Proven experience (5 years) in a manufacturing environment, preferably in the production of medical or protective equipment.

In-depth knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and process improvement methodologies.

Strong leadership and managerial skills, with the ability to motivate and lead a diverse team.

Proficiency in project management, production planning, and quality control methods.

Excellent problem-solving abilities and a keen eye for detail.

Familiarity with regulatory standards in the production of medical devices or personal protective equipment (PPE).


Exempt or Non-exempt?


Minimum Education


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