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Production Coordinator in Grand Rapids, MI at L&W Engineering

Date Posted: 1/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:     To coordinate all functions of your department to ensure production requirements are met with safety, quality and efficiency.



  • Monitor downtime and develop action plans to minimize
  • Motivate Associates to do a good job
  • Monitor equipment and maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Know and support company policies and procedures
  • Ensure press/welder schedules are met
  • Know customer requirements
  • Communicate production concerns to your manager
  • Maintain a smooth start-up of shift
  • Communicate your concerns and/or associates concerns to your Manager.
  • Work with Associates on production reporting and quality specifications
  • Monitor the effectiveness of your group leaders
  • Monitor high scrap jobs and create action plans to minimize
  • Coordinate scheduling adjustments as required
  • Monitor, develop and implement action plans to improve labor and work center efficiencies
  • Ensure raw material is available to meet press schedule
  • Evaluate and administer disciplinary action when necessary
  • Identify, evaluate and justify capital expenditures
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent attendance record and safety record

Job Requirements

  • Willing to work 50-60 hours/week
  • Ability to conduct meetings
  • High School Graduate or GED
  • Good verbal and written skills
  • Proven technical ability
  • Knowledge of SPC
  • Problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of MIOSHA standards
  • Knowledge of mics, calipers, etc.
  • Ability to maintain L&W Hilo permit.
  • Proven manufacturing administration skills
  • Ability to adapt to and use computers
  • 4 years manufacturing experience