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Production Manager - Rotating Shift

Date: Jul 23, 2019

Location: Kennesaw, GA, US, 30152

Company: XPO Logistics

2nd Shift, Monday - Friday, 3:30pm - 11:30pm

3rd Shift, Monday - Friday, 5:00pm - 1:00am


Logistics done differently.

Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 in North America, and Forbes named us one of America’s best employers. Are you ready to take your career to the next level? As the Production Manager, you will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing a wide variety of production activities to successfully achieve company and customer objectives. Become a part of our growing, dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level that will exceed your expectations.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Oversee all production functions, including labor management, quality assurance and safety
  • Lead and supervise production department and staff consisting of up to 9 salaried and 500 hourly full-time and seasonal employees; train and evaluate employee performance, recommend or initiate hiring, promotions and transfers, or carry out disciplinary actions
  • Review, generate and implement processes to meet or exceed customer expectations; proactively communicate with customers regarding production
  • Measure work performance; compare results to objectives and take corrective actions
  • Update information from regulatory agencies and internal company or customer requirements
  • Generate and review production reports; research and resolve product discrepancies
  • Work closely with the General Manager to meet financial targets

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5 years of managerial/supervisory experience 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in Red Prairie, Nulogy, SAP or an ISO environment
  • Experience working in a food production environment
  • Strong problem-solving techniques and statistical analysis skills

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta