Production Manager - Dallas Cards, Dallas, TX

Dallas, TEXAS | 8 days

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About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at .

Multi Packaging Solutions, a WestRock Company – Payment Card Printing and Packaging Jobs:

The Transaction Card (Gift Card) Printing Industry is healthy and growing! Find your Career in Printing with MPS!

MPS is currently seeking a Production Manager.  We offer full Health Benefits after 30 days of employment with a robust 401k plan.

What you will do:


Facilitate production for the site based on the production schedules provided by Scheduling.  Develop and manage manufacturing capacity to ensure that products meet the requirements.  Ensure that appropriate sequencing and manning exist in order to fulfill the production schedule.  Continuously monitor the maintenance status and production rates of the equipment to achieve an uninterrupted production flow and daily output expectations. Ensure that Preventative Maintenance Programs are in place and maintained in order maximize asset utilization and long-term return on investment. Ensure that schedule attainment is met and that product is completed within the established lead-times in an effort to support on-time shipping requirements and working capital initiatives.


Establish a safe work environment through the implementation of pro-active housekeeping and safety practices, as well as actively participating on the Safety Committee.  Strictly enforce all safety guidelines, thoroughly investigate all safety issues and enact the necessary corrective actions. 


Provide support to new product development projects to ensure requirements for quality and cost-effective manufacturing are inherent in the design.  Ensure that all new product notices, part change notices, and equipment change notices follow first production approval procedures.  Utilize PEX to plan, implement, and measure continuous quality improvements with a particular emphasis on building quality into both product and business processes. Adhere manufacturing operations to the standards, procedures, and work instructions outlined in the WestRock quality system.


Effectively carry out all managerial role responsibilities including requirements pertaining to performance management, employee development, interdepartmental cooperation and facilitation of work teams.  Build a capable and effective team by following the WestRock values and behaviors.  Use tools such as the performance reviews, one-one-one coaching meetings and development plans to increase the effectiveness of direct reports and operators.  Create and implement training programs to increase the knowledge and skills of the team.  Create links through discovery of best practices to measure performance.  Provide a positive leadership example.


Create and manage all appropriate expense budgets to achieve positive variances and continuous improvements.  Develop and execute capital requirements related to production operations.  Maintain the forecast process related to manufacturing operations in addition to variance management.

What you need to succeed:

  • Preferred Associates degree in related field from an accredited university or equivalent related work experience required.
  • 3- 5 years of manufacturing management experience.
  • 7-10 years of manufacturing experience, preferably with at least 5 years in the printing industry
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Strong math and measurement skills to understand, track, analyze, and report on operating metrics.
  • Excellent time management skills with proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Proficient with MS Office and related software.
  • Ability to perform well in a high-paced and, at times, stressful environment.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven record of fostering teamwork and establishing effective safety programs.

What we offer:

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence
  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.


WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

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