Latitude, Inc. Manufacturing Plant Manager in Jessup, Maryland
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $110,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year
The Manufacturing Manager is a full-time salaried, overtime-exempt position. This position reports directly to the Owners and oversees day to day operations in the granite shop. The Shop Manager strives for continuous improvement with a focus on robotics and automation.
Essential Duties/Responsibilities of Manufacturing Manager:
Communicate with department heads to ensure coordination of granite activities with the activities of other departments such as sales, installation, accounting and purchasing.
Coordinate vehicle and forklift maintenance and maintain a maintenance log on all vehicles and forklifts. Ensure staff are forklift certified.
Prepare assigned paperwork completely and in a timely manner.
Maintain a clean and organized granite facility both inside and out.
Maintain all equipment as required.
Coordinate all daily granite production and installation activities.
Conduct annual performance and salary reviews for assigned personnel. Make salary recommendations.
Manage granite personnel made up of office, field, and manufacturing labor. Apply disciplinary procedures as directed by company policy.
Interview and assess granite personnel to hire.
Coordinate and train granite personnel in company software system.
Deliver granite staff and safety meetings as required.
Review and approve all purchases for supplies.
Monitor receiving functions for accuracy and "same day" check in policy.
Maintain inventory accuracy by monitoring cycle counts, location changes and inventory adjustments.
Train granite staff in the proper handling of stone to minimize breakage and damage.
Ensure that all granite operations are conducted with safety in mind.
Adhere to all company policies and procedures as written in the employee handbook.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications of the Manufacturing Manager:
Five years of previous supervisory or management experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
Ability to implement new processes effectively.
Ability to implement continuous improvement with a focus on automation and robotics.
Bachelor's Degree preferred with a focus on process engineering.