The Manufacturing Manager will provide leadership and supervision to the entire manufacturing team including department managers, supervisors, and associates. The Manufacturing Manager provides expertise and support in all areas of responsibility to ensure the operation meets customer expectations as well as other key performance metrics. He/she will support the development and implementation of initiatives to improve safety, quality, on-time delivery, and productivity while driving down cost within the operation.
Main Duties & Responsibilities: • Provide leadership to manufacturing team to achieve all goals in Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost • Plan, direct and coordinate the activities of the production departments • Develop methods and procedures to ensure manufacturing satisfies customer demand • Ensure workforce resources are adequate to meet the organization’s production schedule • Evaluate production and determine ways to improve efficiency while ensuring the achievement of quality standards • Define and drive standardized work throughout manufacturing • Assist in implementing and managing continuous improvement initiatives • Develop, lead, mentor and motivate subordinates to develop a high performing managerial team and an engaged hourly workforce • Drive a total quality culture. Assist with the implementation and management of a total quality program. • Partner with the Product Development group in the coordination and success of any new product launches • Ensure that issues regarding new/existing products are resolved in a timely and cost-efficient manner
Qualification Requirements: • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Management or related field • Experience: Minimum of ten (10) years of manufacturing experience. • Five (5) years of supervisory experience. • Experience in Lean Manufacturing and productivity projects • Ability to articulate a vision and manufacturing strategy • Ability to work with a diverse group of people • Ability to manage multiple complex priorities within short timeframes
Preferred Qualifications: • BS In Mechanical/Electrical Engineering • Experience in the Textile industry • Experience manufacturing custom products • Six Sigma Green/Black Belt certified • Bilingual (English/Portuguese)
About John Matouk & Co. John Matouk & Co., Inc. is a leading maker of finely crafted luxury linens and home accessories for passionate and discerning consumers around the world. Headquartered in Fall River, MA, John Matouk & Co., Inc. strives to create beautiful, rich quality products with exceptional service and lifestyle fulfillment. It takes great pride in providing exemplary environments, experiences and services to employees, vendors and customers.
MATOUK Beliefs in Action
OUR PURPOSE is to enrich the lives of our customers and their families by creating the most beautiful and beloved collection of bed and bath linens.
The following core beliefs reinforce our purpose and define the values and actions of our colleagues in our everyday work.
WE BELIEVE that a promise from Matouk to our customers is included with each and every product that we sell. Everything we produce will meet the highest standards for excellence in quality and design. We will always select the best materials and utilize the optimal manufacturing techniques. And each customer who buys a Matouk product will be valued, listened to and given the best long-term experience possible.
WE BELIEVE in a company that takes care of its employees and employees who take care of the company and each other. We treat our co-workers as individuals and consider employee impact in all of our business decisions. Matouk workplaces will be environments where productivity lives in harmony with creativity, trust, safety and comfort. We will work with a sense of profound commitment to the company’s purpose while dedicating equal spirit towards bringing out the best in one another.
WE BELIEVE in mutually beneficial relationships with all of our business partners. Our interactions with suppliers, distributors, and retailers are characterized by fairness, honesty, and respect. We seek out partners with whom we share vision and values. Our employees are committed to business practices that result in shared success for all.
WE BELIEVE that creative thinking and innovation will guide us to a future of success and growth. We foster a creative environment in our workplaces and nurture a creative mindset in our employees. We encourage innovative approaches to problem solving at every level of the organization. While we honor our heritage and the greatest legacies of our past, we simultaneously embrace the changes required to maintain leadership and competitiveness in the future.