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Production Manager (Nights)


Lakeland, FL, US, 33815

Requisition ID:  3830

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.


NOTE:  This is a night shift manager position that will oversee a production team working 6p-6a.


This position is responsible for the management of all shift production (press and packaging). It will oversee the shift productivity, goals, projects, and process improvements. The person in this role will manage the activities relating to the execution of production, staffing, cost management, and quality standards.



  • Directly supervise the Packaging and Press Leads to ensure all team members are performing in a safe and efficient manner
  • Perform performance evaluations for employees under their leadership
  • Maintain, manage and develop personnel through effective hiring, training, performance management, and coaching
  • Work independently to resolve day-to-day the shift’s operational issues utilizing job knowledge and expertise
  • Provide training and development to teams, employees and/or consultants, internally and externally
  • Responsible for partnering with People & Transformation on related activities
  • Responsible for the health and safety of all the employees and ensuring compliance with established regulations
  • Represent the Company to customers and the community



  • Maintaining compliance with all Federal, State and Local regulations that affect operations, while ensuring safety policies
  • Implement and enforce ISO level work instructions while participating in audits as needed
  • Adhere to and enforce compliance to IGT and departmental policies, rules, and procedures at all times



  • Meet or exceed objectives by developing and maintaining a competent team engaged in the manufacturing of the product
  • Documenting and recording performance data
  • Helping control costs of material, direct/indirect labor and equipment in accordance to budget
  • Coordinate the effective utilization of materials, equipment and staff in accordance with the production schedule
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems, recognize and proactively manage challenges
  • Maintain control of production process parameters and ensure excellence of product
  • Responsible for equipment integrity and upkeep in cooperation with the Maintenance team
  • Identify continuous improvements of products, processes, quality, and costs in cooperation with the Maintenance and Innovations teams
  • Maintain and update production reports for press and packaging operations

IGT Global Requirements

  • Follow all IGT policies related to Code of Conduct, Confidentiality, Information Security, Environmental Compliance, et al.


Education Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience


Experience Required

  • 3 + years in a leadership role from production or operations, or other related experience in printing


Skills Required

  • Management - Skilled in the leadership aspects of an operation
  • Manufacturing - Knowledge of raw materials, methods, tools and processes involved in the printing industry
  • Engineering and Technology - Knowledge of the practical application of technologies used in the printing industry to include the principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment in the design, prepress and production of printed products
  • Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) – Knowledge of environmental regulations, health standards and safety compliance within a manufacturing environment to include familiarity with OSHA and safety regulations
  • Microsoft Office - skilled in the use of programs at an intermediate level or higher
  • Ability to perform tasks that include frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and/or kneeling 


Preferred Education, Experience or Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field a plus
  • Knowledge of flexographic press or printing operations preferred



In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit