Establish standards, budgets, production targets, and rates based on workloads, corporate policies, and the availability of labor and equipment. using varied inventory, rejected material, and scrap as economically as possible. Realize economies of scale to reduce production costs and time while maximizing equipment and inventory utilization and minimizing rejects. Create innovative products and manufacturing techniques. Give instructions to people who are responsible for carrying out production plans. to regularly review, monitor, and analyze the reports, and to escalate the situation if there are any significant variances. oversee all production-related employees, including managers and contract workers. recruit, inspire, train, and mentor team members to improve their performance and prepare them to take on new tasks.