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Job Description:  Professionally supervise all areas of manufacturing process to meet objective in volume, costing, quality standards, and delivery.


Major Job Functions:


  1. Productivity:  Ensure work load is scheduled properly and work force is supervised effectively to meet targeted ship dates within budget while achieving company objectives, maintain consistently high levels of quality and aggressive lead times.  Continually examine all areas of the production process to improve profit margins with budgetary guidelines and acceptable R.O.I.   Closely review gross profit figures for any variance to minimum acceptable margins, and take corrective action as necessary.  Provide environment for effective employee training on quality, and productivity standards.  Maximize investment in all resources.


  1. Expense and Inventory Control:  Control expenses for production department to pre-determined budget levels or below.  Take active role in controlling material, labor, and overhead costs.  Manage inventory to achieve maximum efficiency of investment in raw materials, including receipt, handling, processing and recording.


  1. Employee Relations:  Ensure that all merit reviews for production employees are meaningful and held in a timely manner.  Utilize merit review system as a training tool to help each production employee improve their performance through individual goal setting and accountability.  Apply employee handbook policies in a fair and equitable manner.


  1. Safety and Maintenance:  Ensure compliance with government regulations including OSHA and EPA standards, and all company safety policies.  Provide structure for effective training for all employees regarding the proper care and use of all tools, equipment, machinery and plant facilities, safety of all employees, and plant visitors.


  1. Communication:  Carry out all company policies, communications, and instructions from supervisor in a positive manner.  Maintain highest level of integrity and be a positive role model in all areas.  Ensure communication and cooperation among department heads to maximize efficiency, teamwork, productivity, and error avoidance.  Ensure all job orders, daily time tickets, purchase requisitions, and other paperwork are processed through the production department in a timely manner within quality standards.


  1. Management Team:  Active involvement in the management team, which defines the direction of the company.  Carry out assigned duties to help achieve corporate goals, objectives, and strategies.


Our company has used ESCO Manufacturing for many years for our wholesale electric sign needs. They have manufactured many different types of signs for us over the years. We have had the same sales rep for many years. That says a lot in itself about the company. They have never let us down and always delivered a quality product in a timely manner. They are very competitive and always have great ideas to help us with design and installation. I highly recommend them, they won't let you down
Justin Helmke
JH Signs
Our account rep has been with us from the start of All State Signs. Throughout the years we have come to rely on ESCO's extensive product knowledge and fast turn arounds to fill our customer needs. ESCO has always been a reliable source for our company, and as we grow, we will continue to rely on their terrific customer service and quality products.
Beau & Raean Bilbrey
All State Signs Great Falls, MT
ESCO Manufacturing has been our channel letter fabricator for over 12 years. They are an exemplary company that manufactures high quality products and we have been completely satisfied with their customer service. Their staff is knowledgeable and able to handle any request. We are happy to recommend their services.
Jerry & Marlene Sandmann
Sandmann Signs & Electric Inc.
I have used ESCO Manufacturing for the better part of 20 years as an outlet for sign projects when we are overloaded and have seen nothing but the best of Quality, no shortcuts on the manufacturing process and as always very easy to work with sign professionals.
Kirk Ronning
Indigo Signworks
We have worked with ESCO Manufacturing with many of our projects and have had great results. Our account rep has been great to work with providing ideas and giving us a great product. It's been a pleasure to work with ESCO and I highly recommend!
Christian Guenther
AP Design
My companies have worked with ESCO for many years. We have collaborated on many projects, receiving professional knowledge and products in a timely manner. From answering an install question while on the job site to planning and discussing initial project concept sketches, ESCO has always been able to offer me the know-how to offer my customers a professional experience! Thank you ESCO!
Cathy Krommenhoek
Total Motors
From the sales to fabrication, to shipping, and accounting departments, the entire process has been seamless. At any given time we can see exactly where our job is in the process. Over the years, your team has displayed nothing but professionalism. Thank you, ESCO, for being a vendor we can count on consistently. We look forward to our relationship continuing!  
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