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You might hire a production manager to:

  • Organize production schedules to ensure timely delivery of goods
  • Assist managers and clients in estimating resource requirements and budgets

  • Determine quality control standards and oversee compliance

  • Order materials, track equipment repairs, and train staff to maintain efficiency

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Experience in business management Experience in industrial engineering
Excellent verbal and written communication Experience working in different departments
Organization and multitasking skills Knowledge of finance and budget negotiation
Analytical and execution abilities Crisis management abilities
Knowledge of production processes Commitment to ongoing technical training