Production Manager - HDPE Pipe

Georg Fischer Central Plastics - Dallas, TX 75236 (Southwest Dallas area)
October 17, 2020
Production Manager - HDPE Pipe
Georg Fischer Central Plastics
Dallas, TX 75236
Job details
Job Type
• Experience: • relevant, 7 years (Required)
• Production Management, 5 years (Required)
Full Job Description
The Production Manager is responsible for but not limited to all daily activities within the pipe plant including production functions, organization, safety, housekeeping and other duties as required. The Production Manager shall also be responsible for hourly personnel including hiring, employee development, terminations and disciplinary actions. This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week and weekends as required.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
• Manage and train personnel in production of HDPE pipe
• Create and review production reports and trend results
• Immediately document and investigate unsafe conditions, acts or injuries
• Practice proper forklift operation and preventive maintenance
• Meet or exceed facility housekeeping expectations
• Meet or exceed standard production efficiencies on all production lines
• Adhere to ISO and OSHAS certification requirements
• Communicate effectively with colleagues
• Practice proper and enforce PPE compliance and maintain a safe working record and environment
• Minimum monthly material variance of $10K with a maximum of 5% annually variance
• Raw material inventory and management Responsible for disciplinary action
• Ensure that all quality specs are met daily
• Scheduling of weekly production and tooling changeovers
• Maintain and build job skills through company and outside training programs
• Troubleshoot all equipment/process problems
• Ensure employees receive proper training and refreshers
• Other duties as assigned
• Requires regular attendance per the schedule assigned by supervisor.
Job Skills:
This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:
o 8+ years HDPE pipe extrusion experience
o Vocational or college degree preferred
o Strong working knowledge of HDPE pipe
o Management training or related experience
o Strong mathematical skills
o Strong Leadership skills
o Intermediate computer skills
o SAP knowledge
o Operating system knowledge including Inventory
o Strong Interpersonal skills
o Proficient HDPE production equipment knowledge
o Familiarity with BOM products
o Inventory Management
o Excellent team building skills
o Mechanical Aptitude
o Knowledge of GF products
o Basic industrial maintenance/mechanical training or equivalent
Physical Requirements:
o Ability to lift 75 pounds
o Ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time in temperature extremes
Job Type: Full-time
• 401(k)
• 401(k) matching
• Dental insurance
• Disability insurance
• Employee assistance program
• Flexible schedule
• Flexible spending account
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
• Vision insurance
• Day shift
Supplemental Pay:
• Bonus pay
COVID-19 considerations:
New Hires are tested for COVID prior to starting work and also randomly tested throughout their employment.
• relevant: 7 years (Required)
• Production Management: 5 years (Required)
Work Location:
• One location
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
• Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented
• Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
• Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
Benefit Conditions:
• Waiting period may apply
Work Remotely:
• No