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Production Manager - Milwaukee, WI

Post Date: 03/25/2021

Req. Number: 87079

City: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Zip Code: 53207


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.


Goodwill TalentBridge, along with our client, is currently recruiting for a Production Manager to work in the Milwaukee, WI area.

Our client is an established manufacturer with operations in Milwaukee and is seeking a Production Manager for this direct hire role.  This role will oversee production processes and overall plant operations including safety, maintenance, quality measures and process improvement. 


  • Oversee and quantify production results, and be accountable to goals and client requirements
  • Distribution and material planning
  • Employee development
  • Develop reporting and analyze results to recommend efficiencies
  • Lead team to achieve production and operational goals relying on quantifiable data
  • Develop key vendor relationships and networks
  • Create documentation and processes
  • Manage employee relations and follow prescribed procedures to resolve issues.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration
  • 3-5 years of experience as a Production Manager or related role
  • Experience working for a metals fabrication manufacturer
  • Hands-on leadership experience is required
  • Strong trouble-shooting skills and ability
  • Proficiency in MS Office, ERP software and the ability to learn new systems

Preferred skills and abilities:

  • Mechanical and technical ability and trouble-shooting ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized and structured mindset 
  • Ability to adapt to challenges while working efficiently
  • Leadership through example
  • Ability to demonstrate and enforce safe work practices and environment


  • First shift.  Monday thru Thursdays 5am-33pm, additional hours as needed
  • Pay Range:  $80-$100k/yr



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