United States, Cleveland, OH, Adhesive Technologies

Production Manager (Bottling and Packaging)


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Execute special projects as assigned by Plant Manager.
  • Support the Plant Manager in the development and execution of manufacturing strategies.
  • Ensure that all safety policies and procedures are followed.
  • This includes accident reporting, investigation, primary cause analysis, corrective action, implementation, and follow up.
  • Continually drive Partners and Associates to deliver a safe and clean workplace.
  • Monitor manufacturing performance in real time and postmortem.
  • Adjust production in a timely manner to improve performance.
  • Develop strategies to improve equipment performance and reduce downtime.
  • Communicate daily with Materials Management to maximize Henkel’s ability to service the customer while optimizing labor efficiency.
  • This includes managing work levels, staffing and minimize overtime.
  • Communicate throughout the shift with Hourly Partners and Associates to ensure a constant exchange of ideas, concerns, and information.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or Business discipline.
  • Minimum of five years experience in a manufacturing supervisory role is preferred.
  • Outstanding organizational and verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to lead through ambiguous situations, communicate with all levels of the organization.
  • Able to handle sensitive information with confidentiality.
  • Demonstrates leadership, problem solving and conflict management skills (horizontal and vertical).
  • Demonstrates a professional team-player attitude toward work and co-workers.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 21024450
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067