Production Shift Manager
Company: AJM Packaging
Location: El Cajon
Posted on: May 3, 2021
AJM Packaging Corporation is a leading
manufacturer of branded and private label paper products including
plates, bowls, cups, and bags. As we continue to grow and expand
our operations, we are seeking results oriented Production Shift
Managers to join our team! Professionals with strong communication
and leadership experience will thrive in this fast-paced leadership
role overseeing all aspects of the manufacturing process for one of
Michigan’s leading non-automotive manufacturing growth
Benefits: At AJM, our
comprehensive benefits package truly sets us apart. This
position is eligible for company paid medical insurance (Blue Cross
Blue Shield), dental insurance, vision insurance, short and
long-term disability, life insurance, 401K matching plan, tuition
reimbursement and employee referral programs. Plus, AJM
provides company paid vacation days, sick days, and holidays.
- Oversee and manage all elements of the production of goods.
Coordinate and manage the production staff in such a manner as to
ensure that all company objectives and production schedules are
continually met at minimal labor cost and with minimal production
- Provide overall supervision of the entire production staff
including but not limited to interviewing and selecting job
candidates, providing instruction, training employees, designating
work assignments, reviewing work, establishing deadlines,
conducting performance appraisals, and addressing and resolving
- Continually review product quality levels and ensure that all
Corporate and Plant quality standards are being achieved.
- Ensure compliance with all GMP, HACCP and Corporate
- Accurately complete, process and file all daily logs, quality
records and any other related production paperwork.
- Review and monitor scrap levels and assume overall
accountability for scrap.
- Review production operation and processes and identify areas
for improvement. Be able to offer recommendations for improvement
and be able to successfully implement changes
- Monitor for the proper functioning of machinery and correct
and/or provide notice of an issue.
- Participate in the tracking of inventory levels. Make
procurement requests for any needed production materials, supplies
- Provide oversight and training of production staff and
coordinate transition period between the different shifts to ensure
expectations and goals are understood and met. Ensure manpower
requirements are adequate to meet these expectations and
- Ensure that staff strictly adheres to all housekeeping and
safety rules, guidelines and procedures. In particular, enforce all
lock out/tag out procedures.
- 3 + years of high-volume production management experience
- Bachelor’s Degree or advanced education is preferred but not
- Strong communication and problem solving skills, as well as a
commitment to positive employee relations.
- Experience working in the paper, printing, or the consumer
product industry is very beneficial
- Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus
About AJM Packaging Corporation: AJM Packaging is one of the
nations leading manufacturers of disposable paper products
including paper plates, cups, bowls, and bags. For more than 60
years, we have invested in our company and our people. We are proud
to create over 3,000 jobs in our eight manufacturing plants
strategically located across the USA, and our corporate office in
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Despite our growth, we are still a
family-owned and operated business and we remain committed to
providing the reliable service and quality that has been important
to AJM since the day our founders started the business.
Career Development: At AJM, we realize we will only go as far as
our employees take us and, for that reason, we invest millions of
dollars every year on both classroom and on-the-job training to
develop our employees skills and promote a culture of learning and
continuous improvement. There are no barriers to impede your
progress here and no ceilings to halt your advance. Youll control
your own destiny and we will help you reach your full potential
with both in-house development programs and tuition reimbursement
for undergraduate and graduate level college studies. See where
your AJM journey will take you.
Working at AJM during COVID-19: AJM is proud to have been
designated a critical infrastructure employer and, as such, has
remained open throughout the global pandemic supplying disposable
paper products and packaging to supermarkets, club stores,
restaurants, pharmacies and other retailers, wholesalers,
distributors and institutions. In order to fulfill our customer
commitments and our obligation to the country, we had to, first,
ensure the health and safety of our dedicated employees while they
were on the job. Towards that end we quickly developed and
installed a robust Coronavirus containment and mitigation program
employing all the tools at our disposal, including, but not limited
to, face masks, gloves, daily temperature checks and
questionnaires, common touchpoint sanitation, testing, contact
tracing and quarantine.
Application Process: For immediate consideration, apply directly,
send your resume/information to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us
AJM Packaging Corporation is committed to a diverse and inclusive
workplace and as an equal opportunity employer does not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national
origin or other legally protected status
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