Production Manager in Middlefield at Masco Cabinetry

Date Posted: 2/21/2018

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Job Description

Masco Cabinetry has an immediate opening for a Production Manager in Middlefield, OH

Masco Cabinetry manufactures three nationally recognized cabinetry brands, KraftMaid®, Merillat® and QualityCabinets®. Offering an unmatched selection of stylish, high-quality products at a variety of price levels, Masco Cabinetry brands are favored by builders, dealers, distributors and home centers throughout North America. A leader in environmental stewardship, Masco Cabinetry products have been granted an Environmental Stewardship Program certificate by the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association.


Responsible and accountable for the management of all aspects of shop floor operations through the direct reporting of lead supervisor and/or supervisor subordinates in one or more departments. Managers are responsible for multiple departments as assigned across all applicable shifts.


• Execute and accountable for performance and goal attainment as defined by the

Manufacturing Management Operating System (MOS).

• Develop and manage a culture of discipline to consistently deliver superior safety, quality,

delivery, cost and operational performance through continuous improvement.

• Participate in non-conforming product and process alerts and champion corrective and

preventative actions focused on mitigating the reoccurrence and/or magnitude of potential

future failures.

• Create, manage, maintain and ensure operations are executed in compliance with

established Standard Work Instructions, Training Plans, Layered Process Audit and

Controlled Documentation Processes.

• Participate in the capital / expense planning and realization process in their areas.

• Lead, participate in, and execute continuous improvement activities including Value Stream

Mapping events.

• Manage, develop and provide performance feedback to subordinates.


• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or related field.

• 5 years previous leadership experience in a manufacturing environment.

• Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.

• Experience in lean tool knowledge and application.

• Fundamental knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen activities and Six

Sigma processes.

• Demonstrated successful leadership, including personnel and organization development.

• Demonstrated successful ability to build positive relationships and partnerships within

department and across the organization.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact with external


• Ability to function at a high level of effectiveness, flexibility, independence and initiative

without daily interaction with management.

• Demonstrated successful capability to resolve conflict over sensitive or complex issues.


• Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt Certification or comparable problem solving certification.

• Familiarity with the cabinet industry and product.

• Total preventative maintenance (TPM) or similar experience.

• Prior Oracle experience.