1- Defines goals, improve technologies, and resolve problems in conjunction with managers across the organization.
2- Translate customer requirements into state-of-the-art manufacturing strategies and processes, resulting in cost-effective processing and profitable manufacturing of company products.
3- Develop operations-related plans, budgets, and policies and procedures.
4- Drive manufacturing performance by directing all production in the plant, to meet schedules that allow for superior customer satisfaction and high plant efficiency by establishing and executing operating plans and objective.
5- Provide plant floor supervision and leadership to ensure compliance with all company quality standards.
6- Establish process metrics and develop a system to achieve and maintain performance at targeted level.
7- Direct process capability and efficiency efforts to reduce overall operating costs and improve plant operations. Lead corrective action and problem-solving activities and participate in continuous improvement activities.
8- Ensure efficient collaboration and coordination between relevant departments including procurement, distribution and management.
9- Drive and champion risk reduction activities. Staff, manage, coach, motivate, train and assess performance of production and operations employees, both exempt and non-exempt by review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement.
10- Implement and control the production schedule.
11- Review and adjust the schedule where needed.
12- Determine the human and material resources required.
13- Manage human and material resources to meet production targets.
14- Make decisions about equipment use, maintenance, modification and procurement.
15- Work out and implement standard operating procedures for production operations.
16- Ensure that standard operating, health and safety procedures are adhered to.
17- Monitor quality standards of products and implement and enforce quality control and tracking.
18- Analyze production and quality control to detect and correct problems.
19- Determine and implement improvements to the production process.
20- Prepare and maintain production reports.
21- Set and manage production budgets and costs.