Production Manager in Jacksonville, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 8/5/2022

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Job Title: Production Manager 

City: Jacksonville / State: Illinois                                                   

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for Production Manager located at our fast-paced manufacturing plant in Jacksonville, IL.

Your Role:

The Production Manager is responsible for the operation of the manufacturing equipment and supporting functions to ensure that all products are manufactured in a safe, high quality, cost effective manner. This role will manage a team of 200+ employees that include salaried, hourly, and agency temps. 

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Understand, promote, assist and adhere to all EHS principles and be accountable to conform to them at all times.
  • Ensure compliance with the EHS policies and support the facility EHS plans.
  • Monitor both internal quality and customer complaint rates and trends. Initiate corrective action to minimize or eliminate quality issues.
  • Interface with PET and Marketing groups to insure success of new product launches as well as insuring product specifications are clear and correct.
  • Insure quality systems are followed in the manufacturing operation.
  • Maintain an effective workforce through hiring, training, and coaching. Insure actions are consistent with best practices and established policies.
  • Set departmental goals and objectives. Analyze results and initiate necessary actions to maximize outputs.
  • Complete and maintain timely and accurate reports on critical manufacturing outcomes such as efficiency, downtime, and cost.
  • Provide feedback on plant performance, issues, and equipment utilization to all levels within the organization.
  • Support the Lean Manufacturing philosophy and use of Lean tools such as quick changeover (SMED), SWIS, TPM, etc.

Ultimately, you will develop systems and manage resources to ensure the manufacturing operation meets established goals while maintaining a safe work environment and high-quality standards.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a creative and dynamic problem-solver
  • You are a strong and visionary leader who brings teams together
  • You pay great attention to detail and are well organized
  • You have a strong desire for continuous learning and development

We need you to have:

  • BS/BA in Industrial Management, Engineering or Business, required.
  • LEAN experience, preferred.
  • 7+ years of manufacturing or supervisory experience.
  • Prior team management experience combined with a proven track record of developing, coaching and mentoring a diverse staff, preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills as well as organizational skills with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during key business deadlines.
  • Ability to travel occasionally.

Icing on the cake:

  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Experience working in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

   Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing us at

No recruiter calls or emails please.



Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing

No recruiter calls or emails please.


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