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Production Manager – Nonwoven Mfg

  • Full Time
  • Durham, NC, USA
  • This position has been filled

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Position: Production Manager – Nonwoven Mfg

Location: North Carolina

Nonwoven Manufacture in North Carolina is recruiting an experienced Production Manager.

If you have solid experience in nonwoven manufacturing, this is an opportunity to step up into a manager position with a well established company.

Individuals looking to relocate to North Carolina will be considered. Some relo expenses provided.


Manage U.S. Production of the non-woven textile continuous process line

Direct the work of the Production Team to manage performance

Set up procedures and standards of performance

Convert daily reports into graphed data to check progress and ensure continuous improvement

Analyze work delays and quality issues to discover and remedy root cause problems

Ensure compliance with company rules, regulations, and policies

Involved and responsible for staffing, continuous improvement, product quality and quantity, and safety

Help to create and sustain a culture of safety and efficiency on the production floor

Demonstrate leadership and commitment to the site quality

Achieve excellence in operations while encouraging professional growth

Cross Department Interaction

Assist the plant manager and safety manager with the implementation of the site safety systems

Work with Human Resources to evaluate and recommend staffing needs, shift needs, and employee welfare programs

Develop strategic plan with the Maintenance department to maximize line efficiency

Co-chair the safety committee and working to promote safety policies and practices

Support training and development initiatives


A four year degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Technology, or relevant field

3+ years of experience as a production manager

Experience in 24/7 manufacturing facility a plus

Worked in nonwoven manufacturing

Working knowledge of Lean, TOC, and Six Sigma techniques

Excellent computer skills

Proven leadership skills