Position is responsible for leading the Reidsville, North Carolina manufacturing operation with an emphasis on
safety, quality and efficiency to meet his goals. Coordinates recommended changes with the Site Manager to ensure
congruence of company and customer goals.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Supervises overall manufacturing including batch preparations, packaging, stressing safety, quality and efficiency
to the highest degree.
• Supervises the development of production supervisors including:
A. good manufacturing practices
B. safety for personnel
C. maintaining equipment and plant site
D. organizational/planning shifts
• Facilitates continual improvement in production and troubleshoots daily manufacturing problems.
A. Works to reduce manufacturing costs to meet the corporate goals to remain a low cost producer.
B. Initiates and develops new engineering standards and operating procedures.
C. Engages in continuing development of new and existing processes and prod-ucts. This position is authorized to
make modifications to batch procedures and minor formula adjustments based upon customer complaints, specific
manufacturing problems or a perceived opportunity for improvement. Commu-nicates with Development personnel on
ongoing production problems and initi-ates long term lab requests only when necessary.
D. Participates in Critical Process Reviews and new product introductions to manufacturing.
E. Participates in the review of batch data resulting from product compositional and procedural changes.
F. Writes and/or revises SOP’s for new existing products.
G. Works to rework rejected batches as well as slow moving raw materials and products.
H. Works to investigate customer quality complaints, taking corrective action where necessary. Interface with
customer and technical sales representatives as needed to resolve quality questions and complaints.