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Production Department Manager- 2nd Shift

22002989 Requisition #

Production Department Manager 2nd shift

Shenandoah, IA

*Relocation offered

What you’ll do:

Are you a goal-oriented leader who enjoys driving high volume results while maintaining a strong focus on developing your team to achieve their peak potential?  Are you looking to make a direct impact on an organization and launch your career in a leadership role? If so, we’re hiring a Production Department Manager 2nd shift at Pella Corporation in Shenandoah, IA to drive continuous improvement and provide training, guidance, and support for our team. Come do the work you’re most proud of at Pella Corporation!



  • Competitive salary, plus overtime pay, plus bonus opportunity
  • Full benefits package including Medical, Dental, 401k profit sharing

In this job you will: (Role and Responsibilities)

  • Directly manage 30 – 40 hourly employees
  • 2nd shift (4:30pm-3:30am) Monday through Thursday, paid overtime, plus bonus opportunity
  • Responsible for your department’s safety, quality, and productivity
  • Maintain budget for labor efficiencies in department
  • Champion continuous improvement in the department (Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing)
  • Reward and follow corrective action guidelines as needed with employees
  • Interview, hire, train, and develop employee

The ideal Production Department Manager will meet the following qualifications:

  • Associate’s/Bachelor’s degree or one to five years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills; Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus
  • Strong team player
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to motivate others
  • Very organized
  • Experience in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement a plus

Our Story:

Pella Corporation is proud to design and manufacture high-quality windows and doors that enrich the lives of our customers. While we are a leader in technology and product innovation, we are also privately held and focused on our people. At Pella, we want to help you find what makes you an extraordinary team member. That’s why we offer stability, individualized talent development plans, cross-functional experiences, and opportunities for career advancement through personal and professional development.

Our national brand is supported by 8,500+ employees at 17 manufacturing sites and 90+ sales branches across the country who are dedicated to serving our customers with Pella Passion — a way of being that inspires us to go above and beyond for each other, our customers, and our communities. Pella Passion has guided our actions for over 95+ years and will carry us forward as we capture our rare blend of inspired design and exceptional detail in our work and our lives.

Here at Pella Corporation, we strive to create an environment that is both inclusive and diverse. We empower everyone to be extraordinary and share in your successes while encouraging you to be yourself. Please use this link to learn more about our commitment to diversity and culture. 




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in the job description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Pella Corporation is committed to workforce diversity. Pella is a Tobacco-Free Work Environment.  Pella participates in E- Verify.  Pella will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Pella Corporation provides a working environment free of discrimination and harassment.  Pella Corporation treats all persons equally, regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age or disability, as each is protected under federal law. A number of states in which Pella operates have laws protecting classifications of Team Members not necessarily protected under federal law. Therefore, Pella also treats all persons equally, regardless of political affiliation and belief, pregnancy, national origin, age, creed, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, mental disorder, veteran status, ancestry or handicap as each category is protected under a municipal ordinance or state law.

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