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PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT TRAINEE-BLANCHESTER Job in Blanchester, Ohio US

PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT TRAINEE-BLANCHESTER

Universal Forest Products, Inc. - Blanchester, OH

Posted: 6/20/2022 - Expires: 9/18/2022

Job ID: 243220719

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Job Description

Operations
Salaried

The Production Management Trainee is responsible for developing comprehensive knowledge of plant operations and manufacturing processes.


Develops a comprehensive knowledge of Company products and procedures through on-the-job training activities
Develops a comprehensive knowledge of panel and lumber grades
Develops knowledge of lumber math and efficient utilization of materials; develops full understanding of cuts and yields
Learns how to operate the Company's business system in order to perform required administrative functions
Develops detailed knowledge of product costing
Develops understanding of the production scheduling process
Develops working knowledge of the budget and expense control process
Supervises activities consistent with all Company policies, procedures and applicable laws and regulations
Develops working knowledge of Continuous Improvement, efficiency standards, and safety
Develops working knowledge and understanding of Human Resources policies and practices
Develops detailed understanding of operations by touring other UFP facilities and customer locations
Completes courses and assignments as directed
Prepares various reports as required
Performs other duties as required

Knowledge


Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline, or equivalent experience is required
Proficiency in the use of MS Excel/spreadsheets is required

Skills and Abilities


Proficiency in the use of the English language in reading, writing and speaking
Ability to successfully interact with all organizational levels and the public
Ability to apply business math to manufacturing processes
Ability to recognize value in various products and be able to utilize them in the manufacturing of new products
Requires superior analytical, problem solving and engineering skills/aptitude
Ability to manage several activities/projects at once, to organize and prioritize work, to meet deadlines, to prepare plans, goals and budgets
Ability to be mobile in the work environment, travel as required
Ability to use a computer terminal, and proficiency in the use of MS Office and other business related software
Ability to pass a drug test

Conduct


Self-managing; works well under little supervision
Highly motivated and enthusiastic
Good interpersonal skills, and good listener and communicator
Process oriented
Eagerness to learn
Be a team player and support the Company's goals

Universal Forest Products and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
67750639
Salary
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Licenses / Certifications:
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