Direct production operations and processes for the plant. Plan and maintain production schedules. Measure progress by established standards of performance. Recognize and solve problems affecting production including schedules, staff, quality, and order of production line. May also manage facilities and equipment maintenance. Duties: •Planning and organizing production schedules •Assessing project and resources requirements •Estimating, negotiating and agreeing budgets and timescales with clients and managers •Determining quality control standards •Overseeing production processes •Re-negotiating timescales or schedules as necessary •Selecting, ordering and purchasing materials •Organizing the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment •Liaison with buyers, marketing and sales staff •Supervising the work of junior staff We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to excellence, diversity and inclusion.