Responsible for accurate reports and metrics that accurately represents the department and schedule and delivery performance of other departments.
Work closely with Procurement and Technical Sales departments to ensure availability of long lead items.
Resolve conflicts and overcome operational challenges with Production Control Personnel and other departments.
Interviews and selects new employees, schedules work hours, approves vacation and personal time off, conducts performance reviews and performs other managerial duties.
5 or more years of hands-on experience as production control manager in medium or large manufacturing environment (Preferably in Oil and Gas, automotive or organizations requiring extensive project management) working heavily with master scheduling and planning.
Japanese/English reading, writing and speaking at least conversational level