Chicago Manufacturing Recruiters | Manufacturing Manager Employment

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting agency that specializes in the recruitment and placement of engineering, manufacturing, operations, procurement and supply chain professionals. We are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Manager as follows:


  • Will develop plans and initiate operational procedures for manufacturing activities.
  • Lead production personnel in daily activities.
  • Responsible for evaluation and replacement where necessary of current equipment in order to improve efficiency, safety and quality.
  • Submit and approval process for department budget.
  • Work with department leaders to ensure coordination of production with procurement activities.
  • Will resolve operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems in order to meet production schedules and quality goals.
  • Responsible for the overall accuracy and quality of completed product.
  • Enforce all existing company safety policies while suggesting safety improvements for approval.
  • Coordinate training and continuing education programs for production personnel.


  • Bachelors degree in engineering, manufacturing or supply chain management.
  • Several years manufacturing experience in a lean manufacturing operations.
  • 3-5 years supervisory or management experience
  • Six Sigma and lean manufacturing expertise