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Latitude, Inc. Plant Manager in Hauppauge, New York

Responsible for the direction of paint production lines. Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in spray painting and digital printing applications. Analyzes work orders and blueprints to determine need for supplies and sequence of operations required. Provides oversight and supervision for paint mixing, tinting and controls of color standards, recipes, SOP?s and related information.DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervises all aspects of a production spray booth production line, including by not limited to:

  • Paint application on glass materials

  • Digital print on glass or composite materials

  • Loading and unloading products on a moving conveying system

  • Prep-work prior to application

  • Packaging of finished products

  • Product cleaning, touchup and prep to assembly

  • Maintaining the highest level of quality standards

  • Maintains workflow by observing control points and equipment, monitoring personnel and resources, and studying the manufacturing methods.

  • Implements cost reductions by developing reporting procedures and systems.

  • Fosters a positive teamwork environment within area of responsibility and between departments.

  • Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; revising schedules; and resolving problems.

  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organizational standards.

  • Ensures operation of equipment by calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

  • Provides relevant information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing production performance records and data.

  • Creates and revises systems and procedures by analyzing operating practices, record-keeping systems, forms of control, and budgetary and personnel requirements.

  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources.

  • Works with plant management team to resolve personnel issues as needed.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing daily related results.

  • Troubleshoots issues that arise during production runs.

  • Inspects work or confers with quality inspectors to maintain specified standards and quality.

  • Trains employees in operation of equipment and proper technique.

  • May set up machines or make test runs and experimental products as needed.

  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs. Incumbent will follow other job-related instructions and perform other job-related duties if requested by plant management.


  • 2 years of related experience supervising 10 or more employees in a manufacturing environment.

  • Prior experience working with paint in a manufacturing or similar environment.

  • Ability to demonstrate organizational skills and pay close attention to detail.

  • Ability to prepare basic reports and business correspondence.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in written or verbal form.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information.