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Production Manager

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Job Details
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Company Name
CRRC Sifang America
Physical Address

Oak Brook, IL 60664
Job Description

CRRC Sifang America, Inc. is a subsidiary of CRRC Sifang, Company, Ltd. a world leader in the designing, engineering, and manufacturing of advanced passenger rail vehicles and high-speed trains. CRRC has produced rail cars operating in some of the world’s most populous and rapidly evolving cities and countries, including Beijing and Singapore.

We manufacture and refurbish railway high-grade passenger coaches and high-speed EMUs (manufactured by the joint venture BST); Refurbishing, assembling and rebuilding of rail transit equipment, such as various types of locomotives, passenger coaches, rapid transit vehicles, and so on; Manufacturing of road-rail vehicles and different types of special railway cars; Manufacturing of accessories for railway locomotives, and passenger coaches; Technical service for locomotive and rolling stock; Metal hot-working, export and import and other business.

The company has five major industrial structures and manufacturing bases, covering manufacturing of railway high-grade passenger coaches, refurbishing of railway high-grade passenger coaches, manufacturing of spare parts for locomotive and rolling stock and energy corollary equipment, casting and forging and logistics. Our Parent Company, CRRC Sifang Company, Ltd. has been in existence for 117 years.

In 2016, CRRC Sifang America was awarded a contract, for up to $1.3 billion, by the CTA to supply more than 840 new railcars. CRRC Sifang America believes Chicago’s new railcars should be built locally and will hire and train local residents for more than 160 good-paying, head-of-household jobs.

Under general supervision, plan, organize and control production in an organization to ensure that goods are produced efficiently, on time, within budget and to standard. Ensure that manufacturing processes run reliably and efficiently. Have a deep know-how in production procedures.

The ability to direct personnel towards maximum performance will set you apart as a leader. Decision-making and problem-solving and ensure an efficient and productive manufacturing process that meets customer requirements.

+ Plan and organize day-to-day shopfloor operation

+ Establish production schedules periodically in accordance to Master Schedule

+ Develop and implement production procedure and policy

+ Oversee production processes and resolve issues

+ Coordinate production with distribution, warehousing, Q&T department and other departments to meet production goal

+ Control production quality and manage production costs

+ Internal materials selecting, ordering and purchasing

+ Coordinate the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment

+ Evaluate performance and involve with hiring and terminating of production personnel

+ Organize relevant training sessions

+ Respond to the needs of the main office and report to upper management

+ Other duties as assigned

+ Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university

+ Minimum 5 years of progressive experience with managing/overseeing production activities in railcar building, aviation, or heavy trucking assembly industry

+ Familiar with manual assembly process and unionized environment

+ Proficient in MS Office software; proficient in ERP systems preferred

+ Ability to set up new policies and procedures

+ Leadership skills

+ Attention to detail

+ Excellent organizational skills

+ Results-driven approach

+ Strong communication skills.

AAP/EEO Statement

CRRC is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of CRRC that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

ID: 2018-1060

Street: 13535 S Torrence Ave

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