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Production Manager

Shakopee, MN, USA | Emerson

  • Industry:
    Manufacturing (Heavy Industry)
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Operations / Production
  • Experience:
    5-7 years
Job Description:
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If you are a Production Manager looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!Based in our Shakopee, Minnesota location, you will manage production or maintenance function to achieve production and service level goals for assigned product line or facility.


1. Enhance the safety culture to create a safe work environment for our employees

  • Provide leadership in setting expectations for a safe work environment

  • Drive safety improvements

  • Provide on-site expertise to achieve safety, quality, and productivity

  • Ensure production policies and procedures are accurate and documented

2. Responsible for the implementation and adherence to quality policies and standards

  • Ensure quality training to process procedures that are understood and adhered to

  • Work with production group to ensure ISO documentation and training records standards are adhered to

3. Organize, staff and lead the production function to support business needs

  • Organize the workforce to optimize effectiveness and productivity

  • Define and facilitate objectives and metrics; report to leadership on department performance

  • Mentor and coach team members by providing regular feedback and cross training opportunities

  • Conduct annual reviews and participate in salary planning activity

4. Coordinate scheduling and capacity to achieve lead time and service level objectives

  • Provide direction and metrics to ensure development of balanced schedules

  • Organize the production and maintenance work force for optimum effectiveness

  • Provide coordination and liaison between production and other departments as needed

5. Manage costs to established goals

  • Manage budgets consistent with financial objectives


You display a can-do attitude and continuously drives for results.You seek ways to improve processes, from small tweaks to complete re-engineering.You stage activities with relevant milestones and schedules.You partner with others to get work done.You can take a creative idea and put it into practice.  


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or Technical field

  • Minimum of five (5) years related experience

  • Legal authorization to work in the United States


Previous Emerson experience in a Manufacturing leadership role 


Our Commitment to Our People

Across the globe, we are united by a singular Purpose: We drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable. We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills, and competencies to bring this Purpose to life while competing and leading in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership. 

Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities, and the world through our unwavering focus on environmental, social, and regulatory progress. Learn more about us!

Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual and family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and more. We also provide you flexible time-off plans, including paid parental leave, vacation, and holiday leave. 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives – and that reflects the world around us. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson. 

Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire. 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment


Emerson is a leading global technology, software and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. 

Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure. 

We help customers in the world’s most essential industries solve the biggest challenges of modern life. Every day, our global workforce fulfills our unified Purpose and lives out the Values we hold close as an organization: Integrity, Safety & Quality, Support Our People, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration, and Innovation.

Our Causes – Planet, Humanity, Champion, Inclusion and Future – shape, define and fuel Emerson’s culture while inspiring our innovative spirit and driving our focus. 

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or recently received your MBA degree, you’ll find opportunities with us. Join our team and start your journey today! 

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