Job Description

Production Manager  (#9258) - Indiana
Industry: Precast & Prestressed Concrete
Industry: Wet and Dry Cast

The Production Manager is responsible for all activity on the production floor


Production Manager - Indianapolis, IN

A leading manufacturer of precast concrete in the Midwest. Our products range from utility vaults, pads and structures, architectural products such as sills, lintels, curbs, wall panels to landscape products such as retaining walls, benches, parking bumpers concrete barriers, a variety of utility products and more. 

Job Summary

The Production Manager is responsible for all activity on the production floor. The manager is responsible for tactical planning and daily operations related to employee safety, product quality, customer service, production efficiency, preventive maintenance, and NPCA compliance.

Job Responsibilities

Building a production schedule for the day, coming week and month that uses labor efficiently to meet customer expectations for delivery

Managing the plant safety program (daily huddles, monthly training, inspections, procedure development, behavioral observations, projects, and enforcement/discipline)

Developing frontline Leads to assist in all areas of production processes

Hiring, training and onboarding of new and existing employees to support the plant workload

Managing monthly budgets and job-based budgets for labor and material spending

Making improvements to product quality, production efficiency, safe work practices, etc.

Daily and monthly reporting on labor usage, materials usage, etc.

Managing raw material and finished goods inventories

Managing preventative and corrective maintenance of all production equipment, tools and assets

Managing the purchasing and receiving process for the production area

Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


Previous management experience in production, maintenance or quality control required - at least 5 years’ experience preferred

Bachelors or equivalent work / military experience

Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment

Ability to plan work and successfully develop and implement programs through the direction of others

Demonstrated competence with MS Office programs, network navigation, and production software

Physical Requirements

This position involves a considerable amount of time walking on the plant floor (50%+), climbing stairs/ladders, bending/crouching, lifting up to 40 lbs., sitting behind a computer, and the occasional use of hand tools

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