Production Manager

Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Production Manager in Fairless Hills, PA.
The Production Manager is responsible for managing the production activities of the facility to ensure that all internal and external customer demands are met for cylinder gases.
Production Manager
Ensure plant operations are conducted in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.
Maintain compliance with all external regulatory agencies including FDA, DOT, EPA, OSHA, DHS, as well as all Praxair policies and procedures.
Effectively schedule production of cylinder gases to meet internal and external customer requirements.
Maintain stocking levels of finished product and raw materials to ensure production requirements and lead times are achieved.
Monitor and schedule raw material deliveries as needed.
Drive productivity throughout the operation to maximize plant capabilities and operational efficiency.
Responsible for ensuring the proper appearance, image, and security of the facility and equipment.
Responsible for providing proper job training and supporting employees in career development and growth opportunities.
Supervise personnel on a fair and consistent basis in order to help foster an atmosphere where employees are motivated, informed, and empowered to do their jobs.
Manage employee activities in conjunction with company policies and procedures.
Conduct thorough accident/incident investigations in accordance with company policy.
Timely and accurate completion of all required reports, which may include product inventory, cylinder inventory, expense reports, financial reports, KPI reports, payroll, ACMS Work Orders, etc.
Conduct performance reviews prior to the employees merit review date.
Support inter-company and route truck distribution of products to help ensure efficient, timely, accurate, and professional delivery.
Professionally interact with internal and external customers.
Assist in implementation of Standard Operating Procedures as required or as revisions or changes are made.
Monitor asset usage and recommend cylinder purchases and/or increases to inventory as business demands change.
Conduct monthly safety meetings as necessary.
Ability to respond to after hour and weekend 24/7 emergency calls for customer deliveries, plant alarms, employees, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science strongly preferred; high school diploma/GED required
3 - 5 years of supervisory experience preferred
Production/distribution experience required; industrial gas industry or equivalent experience preferred
Possess in-depth knowledge of cylinder gases and processes of each
Must be knowledgeable in all regulatory agencies including, but not limited to, FDA, DOT, OSHA, and EPA
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft applications, Lotus Notes and CU.

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