Production Manager

Dr Pepper Snapple   •  

Los Angeles, CA

Industry: Food & Beverages


5 - 7 years

Posted 7 days ago

Production Manager

The Production Manager plays an integral role in the continued success of plant operations and will be a key contributor in furthering the plant’s lean transformation process. This role works hand in hand with the Plant Manager on shaping plant culture, engaging employees, and developing current and future leaders. 


The Production Manager has overall responsibility of manufacturing lines for a continuous shift operation. The Production Manager will be responsible for management to include continuous improvement activities, planning, capital expenditures and reporting as required. The Production Manager will be a site champion for Lean Six Sigma processes. This position is accountable for delivering the established site goals for quality, productivity, budgetary and environmental, health and safety compliance.


Keurig Dr Pepper (NYSE: KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott’s® and The Original Donut Shop®. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.

  Position Responsibilities

  • Ensures the timely execution of the production schedule through management practices
  • Champion continuous improvement activities in production to include lean six sigma activities
  • Performs administrative reporting for operation in SAP environment
  • Develop production team using best practice methods
  • Mange budgetary responsibilities for the department
  • Manage Safety, Maintenance, Quality and Sanitation programs for manufacturing lines
  • Capital project development and management

Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of food / beverage bottling / can manufacturing
  • Lean Manufacturing / Six Sigma certifications / training
  • Demonstrated understanding and proven implementation of TPM (Total Production Maintenance) / 5S
  • SAP manufacturing applications and strong computer skills
  • Basic understanding of labor and federal regulations
  • Demonstrated supervisory, organizational and interpersonal ability
  • Ability to problem solve and multitask
  • Strong communication and leadership skills

Benefits built for you

Our people are the heart of our business, which is why we offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work.


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university
  • 5 years supervisory experience

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. (NYSE: KDP) is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minorities/ Females/ Protected Veterans/ Disabled