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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.



Job Title:

Production Manager 


Position Summary:

The Production Manager will support Converting night shift Supervision and Production teams, assisting with planning, directing and coordinating production activities. 


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

The Production Manager is accountable for inspiring and executing strategies which achieve optimum safety, quality, service, productivity, and profitability.

  • Advance initiatives that promote and sustain the safety, health, security, and welfare of all employees.
  • Maintain safe, clean, orderly and environmentally compliant production operations.
  • Inclusive oversight of all production and production support activities of the facility ensuring all are conducted in accordance with Company policies, principles, procedures, values, and standards.
  • Perpetually assess current strategies, systems, procedures, performance, capabilities, equipment, facilities, and employees for opportunities to optimize safety, flow, service, quality, and profitability.
  • Willingly undertake and perform other duties and tasks as assigned.


Job Specific Requirements:

  • Daily GEMBA
  • Hours: 6:30PM – 4:30AM
  • Standard Work days: Tuesday through Saturday
  • Perform daily audits for Standard Work, Housekeeping and Roll Scanning
  • Maintain and post shift score cards twice monthly
  • Assist with attendance and performance write ups
  • Assist with shift completion of SABA safety training
  • Assist with OT schedules in ADP
  • When needed, support shift supervisor on the floor to improve uptime



Candidate Requirements:

  • High school degree required, secondary education and/or leadership training preferred
  • Requires individual with thorough knowledge of production processes in order to oversee bag making process
  • A minimum of 5-10 years of experience in a bag making environment
  • Demonstrated competence to work with minimum supervision effectively with all levels in the organization.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, with the willingness and ability to learn new systems.
  • Willing and able to work overtime

Please no recruiting agencies

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

Novolex does not publicly post salary information on job boards.

Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at hrcompliance@novolex.com.


City:  North Vernon
State:  IN

Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana
Nearest Secondary Market: Seymour

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