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Machine Shop Manager

Operations | San Jose, CA | Full Time

Job Description

Professional Plastics, a leading distributor of high-performance engineering plastic shapes, is currently offering great career opportunities in the plastics industry. We are a family-owned and operated business that values hard work, integrity and ethics. We are interested in hiring motivated professionals who share our core values and desire to be part of a dynamic team. Established in 1984, Professional Plastics has grown to 19 locations across the USA, Singapore & Taiwan. Professional Plastics is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive pay and benefits.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: includes the following, as well as other duties that may be 

  • Manage production leads across all shifts to drive productivity, accuracy in reporting, and efficient operation of machines. 
  • Lead daily production meeting to communicate safety, Quality, and scheduling of jobs. 
  • Working with engineering, ensure that material, tooling and programs are available for a scheduled job. 
  • Complete production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel and establishing priorities. 
  • Maintain quality by establishing and enforcing organizational standards. 
  • Communicate job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results. 
  • Maintain work flow by setting processing variables (cycle times) observing efficiency and equipment performance. 
  • Compile production performance records and data to address questions/issues. 
  • Develop reporting procedures for production issues (maintenance, programs, etc…) 
  • Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product. 
  • Assist the workforce regarding safety, scheduling, and personnel issues at all times. 
  • Maintain workforce by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees. 
  • Work with staff to develop personal growth opportunities. 
  • Maintain compliance within establishes policies and procedures. 
  • Support company mission, vision, strategic plan and goals. 
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by Manager.  

Experience: Minimum 5 years Production Management Experience in a Machine Shop setting preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Full Benefits Package:Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Account, 401K Plan, Basic Life and AD&D, Voluntary Life Insurance, Long Term Disability and Employee Assistance Program

If being part of the Professional Plastics Team sounds EXCITING to you, APPLY now!

Job Type: Full-time

Keywords: machining, machinist, cnc, lathe, mill, horizontal, milling, tooling, tool, computer, numerical, controlled, management, planning, poduction, lead, time, schedule, scheduling, specs, drawing, plan