Manufacturing Manager Trainee

Menards, Inc. Valley, NE
Position Summary:

This position is responsible for learning all production, management, and supervision operations of their assigned Midwest Manufacturing production facility.

Primary Responsibilities:

Production

* Ensure that all product is built in the most efficient way

* Ensure that all orders are filled within an acceptable lead time.

* Involved in setting and evaluating production quotas, both quantity and quality

* Manage and lead team members in your area

* Work with supervisors and managers in your area to accomplish goals

* Come up with innovative ideas to improve current processes

Facility Maintenance and Utilization

* Keep all production facilities in good repair, orderly, and clean

* Use equipment to capacity to fill orders

Safety

* Ensure all safety policies are enforced, all training is up to date, and all equipment is guarded and well maintained.

* Keep all safety training and maintenance documented

* Keep open communication with all Team Members regarding safety issues

Attain the highest profit dollars possible

Balance inventory and reduce stock to ensure maximum turn and in-stock position.

Skills/Requirements

Position Requirements:

* Bachelor's Degree in a manufacturing, engineering, or management related field preferred or equivalent management experience

* Willing and able to relocate to other plant locations for promotions

* Working knowledge of modern sales and management methods and techniques

* Able to write and speak clearly and accurately

* Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships

* Able to tactfully deal with guests and team members

* Strong knowledge of construction industry

* Analytical and Interpersonal skills.

* Leadership Abilities

* Self-motivated and Goal oriented

* Innovative

* Organizational skills

* Ability to multitask

* Articulate

* Develop action plans

* Decision making qualities