Basic Information

Job Category: Manufacturing

Location: Gilman, Connecticut, United States

Date published: 10-May-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Production Leader

The Gilman Brothers Company is seeking a full-time Production Leader in Gilman, CT 06336.

About the Role:

As a key member of our operations team, the Production Leader is responsible for managing the production staff to meet customer expectations and achievement of performance excellence.  

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Setting objectives and communicating them to employees.  
  • Supervising production and preparing reports on performance and progress
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment, enforcing our safety guidelines and company quality standards
  • Ensure quality products with on-time delivery to exceed the expectations of our customers.
  • Direct involvement in hiring, orientation, training, and development of employees including coaching, discipline, and performance management.
  • Well-developed critical thinking skills with a proven ability to schedule and plan work processes to meet deadlines.
  • Can process, react to, and solve problems promptly.
  • Interfaces routinely with other departments including quality control, sales, and R&D.
  • Drive continuous improvement and effectively implement changes that favorably impact safety, quality, on-time delivery, lead time, and company performance.

Job Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration required.  One year of relevant experience may be substituted for each year of the required education.
  • Prefer a minimum of 3 years of operations or manufacturing experience with three years of experience supervising or leading others. 
  • Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish is a strong plus.
  • Proficient with MS office applications. 

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!