General Production Manager
High Point NC
Sector: Mechanical Contractor
GENERAL CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTION MANAGER
Medical, Dental, Vision 401K with Match – Paid Time Off – Paid Holidays
As a General Construction (Final Assembly) Production Manager, your role is to oversee the final stages focusing on the assembly and integration of prefabricated components or manufactured elements into the final structure. This position utilizes general construction methodologies, prefabricated construction, where components are produced in manufacturing and then final assembled while meeting production targets and maintaining quality standards. Your focus will be on leading and supervising the general construction team, implementing process improvements, managing budgets, and driving continuous improvement within final assembly.
- Planning and Coordination: Collaborating with project managers, architects, and engineers to understand the final assembly requirements and incorporating them into the overall schedule. Ensuring that all prefabricated components are received in the correct sequence for efficient assembly.
- Team Leadership: Lead and manage final assembly teams, including superintendents, tradesmen, and technicians. Assign tasks, provide guidance and support, conduct regular performance evaluations, and foster a positive work environment that promotes teamwork and collaboration.
- Process Optimization: Identify opportunities for process improvement, efficiency enhancement, and waste reduction within the manufacturing operations. Implement Lean manufacturing principles and tools to streamline processes, eliminate bottlenecks, and increase overall productivity.
- Quality Control: Implement and enforce quality control procedures to ensure the production of high-quality products that meet customer specifications. Monitor production activities, conduct inspections, and address any deviations or non-conformities promptly. Maintain accurate documentation of quality control processes and outcomes.
- Cost and Budget Management: Monitor production costs and budgets, identify cost-saving opportunities, and implement strategies to optimize resource utilization. Control production expenses and ensure adherence to budgetary constraints.
- Safety and Compliance: Implement and enforce safety protocols, regulations, and compliance requirements to ensure a safe working environment for all employees. Conduct regular safety inspections, identify potential hazards, and promote a culture of safety within the manufacturing operations.
- Problem Solving: Addressing any challenges that arise during the assembly process, such as fitment issues, component defects, or coordination between different trades.
- Workflow Optimization: Identifying opportunities to improve the efficiency of the final assembly process, streamlining workflows, and reducing waste.
- Communication: Maintaining clear and effective communication channels with all manufacturing departments involved in the pre-fabrication process to ensure everyone is aligned with the project’s progress and any changes or adjustments needed.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Bachelor’s degree in engineering, manufacturing, construction or related field (preferred).
- Proven experience in a general construction management role within the industry.
- Strong knowledge of general construction processes, production planning, and quality control methodologies.
- Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse team.
- Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
- Demonstrated experience in process optimization, cost control, and resource management.
- Familiarity with safety regulations and compliance requirements in a manufacturing environment.
- Proficiency in using manufacturing software and Microsoft Office applications.
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Ability to work under pressure and meet production targets within deadlines.
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