Production Manager

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions' team based in Mobile, AL is responsible for the manufacturing and delivery of various subsea oil and gas equipment for operators across the globe. We need a talented, motivated individual who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the Gulf of Mexico market. We are looking for a Production Manager.

Responsibilities and Tasks:


Reporting to the Plant Manufacturing Manager, provides direction and management of production operations. Ensures compliance with company procedures and product/client specifications. Ensures use of machinery, materials and tools are used in accordance with company policies. Ensures that production is documented and recorded per client and company specifications

  • Essential Functions:

    • Maintain inventory to meet production needs.

    • Ensures that all equipment is in safe and operating status and that any issues are addressed and corrected in a timely manner.

    • Schedule staff based on production demand.

    • Work with Manufacturing Manager to ensure that production goals are met, including efficiency, hours, cost and safety.

    • Supervise production crews and perform evaluations as necessary.

    • Conduct training and safety meetings as necessary.

    • Ensure that department is completing paperwork as necessary and in a timely manner.

    • Supervise and ensure that product is ready for scheduled deliveries by partnering well with other departments, such as project management, engineering, quality, and other teams as required to mitigate risk to schedule.

    • Perform other duties as assigned by plant Manufacturing Manager

    • Actively participate in global production initiatives, including lean, 5S, and other continuous improvement processes

    • Basic understanding of welding principles

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

Contact Us:

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

For further information please contact: Julie Watkins, Sr Recruiter,