A production associate performs production tasks according to standard procedures and guidelines. This way, you will ensure quality records of products and report unsafe practices to the manager. Completing tasks early to meet with the production volume and schedules is also part of your jurisdiction. Apart from this, you will coordinate with the production manager to schedule and prioritize work orders to meet and address customers' needs professionally. As a production associate, you must be observant of problems and develop corrective solutions to meets customer specifications. You must also assist the manager in preparing budget and production plans and stay up-to-date with the production process and client's division.
Your job also involves ensuring that the work environment is safe and neat to avoid accidents. Plus, you must provide solutions to problematic equipment and materials and attend to job trainers concerning production and production machinery. Efficiency is key to a production associate. Skills like production management, time management, attention to detail, technical and mechanical skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills are vital to this role. The salary of a production associate is $26,302 yearly. A high school diploma degree is the least education qualification for this position.