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Production Manager – Lansing, MI

November 19, 2020

voestalpine eifeler Coatings (formerly Eifeler Coatings Technology) is hiring a production manager for our Lansing, MI location. As part of the voestalpine High Performance Metals division within the voestalpine group, we are a world leader in the development and application of high quality, innovative surface enhancements in PVD coatings. The position reports directly to the general manager of voestalpine eifeler Coatings. The ideal candidate should be highly motivated with a flexible work schedule and willing to do what it takes to complete the job.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure positive customer experience by doing what is required to meet lead time and quality standards for our services
  • Work closely with sales to understand the needs and requirements of the customers
  • Maintain a positive workplace
  • Scope and prioritize activities based on the business and customer impact
  • Supervision/reporting of all Lansing employees to include payroll, vacation scheduling, personnel evaluation and promotion opportunities
  • Represent the company by visiting customers to solicit feedback on company products and services to understand where we can improve
  • Manage all daily activities to include machine schedules, van routes, etc.
  • Continuous training to develop all production employees to ensure we maximize our cross-training efforts
  • Maintain and enhance a team environment
  • Maintain cost control for all production activity
  • Continuous improvements for all processes and procedures


  • Bachelor’s degree in business/engineering, equivalent production/operations manager experience is acceptable
  • 5+ years’ experience with managing people
  • 5+ years’ experience with managing a service and/or production environment where time schedules as required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills a must
  • Ability to read prints preferred
  • Ability to work well with people of different views
  • Strong problem solving skills with a hands-on approach when needed to complete task on time
  • Technical background for understanding process control and computer interface for coating equipment
  • Travel required – <20%

The successful candidate would be ideally located in the local areas of Lansing, MI.

Join a successful TEAM! voestalpine eifeler Coatings offers an attractive salary and benefits package.

For confidential consideration, please forward your resume to or contact Jim Clay:


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