Title:  Production Manager

Req ID:  4935
Job Category:  Manufacturing / Truck Driver

Riviera Beach, FL, US, 33404



Be Part of the Future of Sleep!


At Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB), we're more than a mattress company, we're a leading global sleep company with a mission to help people sleep better so they can live healthier lives. With a 150-year heritage in delivering industry-leading sleep solutions, we own iconic brands including Serta®, Beautyrest®, Simmons® and Tuft & Needle®.


How You'll Do It:

  • Leads manufacturing production to ensure:

    • Quality product, safely produced, and delivered on time within budgeted costs.
    • Drives Lean methodologies for continuous improvement in performance, safety, and quality.


  • Ensures safety of operators and individuals in the work area.

  • Collaborates with ME, QE, and KPO to maintain or exceed product quality standards.


  • Achieves outstanding performance in:

    • On-time delivery (> 99.5%)
    • Efficiency (> 95%)
    • Leading problem-solving processes and effective communication with supply chain partners.


  • Conducts daily production meetings to set expectations.

  • Coordinates with office staff for schedule delivery and status updates.

  • Ensures cost-effectiveness by controlling raw material use and labor utilization.

  • Implements and maintains lean processes, problem-solving, Kaizen, and quality processes.

  • Escalates unresolved issues promptly to maintain standards.

  • Leads and motivates work teams to develop knowledge and excel, meeting training objectives.

How You'll Do It:


Strong Leadership Skills (Inspire, Impact, Innovate)

  • Adapting to Change

    • Readily adapts to change and motivates personnel to take responsibility for adapting to and executing change.
  • Strong analytical technical ability to problem solve


Planned and Organized Decision Making

  • Makes empowered decisions within their area with the best interest of the company in mind.
  • Delivering Results Safety

    • Maintains a high level of commitment to personally getting things done in their area.


Quality & Continuous Improvement Mindset

  • Promotes and maintains high standards of quality within their area.
  • Team Player

    • Coordinates all team resources to accomplish goals and objectives.
  • Advises, assists, mentors, and provides feedback to others to encourage and inspire the development of work-related competencies and long-term career growth.

  • Excellent communications skills and ability to work in cross-functional teams.

  • Living the SSB Mission & Core Values

What You'll Bring:


  • Bachelor's degree in business or technical field (4-year degree candidates)
    • 3-5 years of leadership experience in high mix, complex manufacturing environment


  • Associates degree with engineering/technical focus (2-year degree candidates)
    • 5-15 years of leadership experience with clear career progression


  • Possess heavy manufacturing/supervisory experience (non-degreed professional candidates)
    • 15 years or more of leadership experience

Job Factors/Work Environments


  • Work is active in nature, involving frequent walking of manufacturing plant, warehouse, and distribution areas.

  • High degree of risk management required, particularly in terms of safety around large and complex machinery, as well as handling heavy products (up to 200lb) during production.

  • Up to 10% travel may be required for this position.






Why work at Serta Simmons Bedding?


When you join SSB, you become part of a winning and diverse team that is excited and committed to helping people get better sleep. We provide inspiring career opportunities, competitive benefits, employee perks, and the chance to be part of the future of sleep.


Benefits and Perks (USA, Salary non-union- optional):

  • Health, Dental, and Vision (starts on day one)
  • Annual employee contribution to HSA
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid Time Off / Vacation
  • 12 company holidays
  • Sick days
  • Company paid short- and long-term disability
  • Paid parental leave
  • Discount programs including Friends and family discounts
  • Referral Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement


Employees are required to comply with COVID policies established by a vendor or customer.


It is our policy to abide by all federal, state, and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination, with respect to all terms and conditions of employment, based solely on a person’s race, color, religious creed/religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, military status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping or expression), medical condition genetic information (including family medical history), or any other protected status except where a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.


SSB will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees who need them, as required by law.


The hiring salary range for this position applies to where legally required, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami