Assistant Manager – VM Production Shop


**Job Description** The VM Production Assistant Manager is responsible for supporting the VMP Manager with advanced Skills in Production, Site

**Job Description**

The VM Production Assistant Manager is responsible for supporting the VMP Manager with advanced Skills in Production, Site Installations, Material Finishing, Transportation, and Asset Management of all Visual elements. The VMP Assistant Manager assists in supervising and leading the shop team to accomplish goals and maintain timelines of execution.

**A day in the life…**

+ Deliver Exemplary Customer Service through strong ownership and professionalism

+ Research and resolve production issues and implement changes as appropriate

+ Assist in supervising, and empowering an efficient and effective group of Production Staff.

+ Oversee and Lead the communication/follow through of the all Production projects.

+ Be clear and concise in communication while coaching VM employees for better performance, and share feedback with Production manager.

+ Cabinetry / Fine Woodworking Experience

+ Full proficiency in all major power tool use.

+ Ensure all Visual Safety programs and protocols are followed, including shop and visual storage organization.

+ Ability to up hold all safety standards and maintain a safe working environment.

+ Plan, Facilitate/or execute projects, including owning entire project as assigned.

+ Research and resolve issues using appropriate resources.

+ Ability to lift 50 lbs., climb 12’ ladders, and wear respirator as required.

+ Ability to drive delivery vehicles, current driver’s license in good standing.

+ Meet deadlines as outlined by Production Manager.

+ Assist in all aspects of production work.

+ Ability to Travel and work flexible schedules.

**You own this if you have…**

+ Experience in Visual Merchandising/Cabinetry/Woodworking.

+ Strong Communication and Negotiation skills.

+ Knowledge of basic/advanced building techniques.

+ Ability to read Technical drawings

+ Proficiency in all basic Computer Software, including MS Office.

+ Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.

+ Ability to build strong relationships with in-store teams, regional/corporate Leadership.

+ Demonstrated analysis and problem-solving skills

+ Clear and effective written and verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills

+ Strong Organizational and Time Management Skills

**We’ve got you covered…**

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

+ Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

+ Life Insurance and Disability

+ Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

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