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Production Coordinator

Production Coordinator


Who we are

Clayton & Crume is a leather goods and lifestyle brand based in Louisville, KY. Founded in a college dorm room in 2012, our company has been built upon the values of hard work, quality goods, and honest treatment of customers. We pride ourselves in our team-fueled mission to become a nationwide brand that is synonymous with what is tested and lasting.


Where you’ll fit in

The Production Coordinator leads and supervises a team of 7-10 Makers at our Louisville, KY, workshop. You must thrive in a fast-paced environment that values collaboration, craftsmanship, and strong work ethic. The ability to prioritize projects, multi-task, and stick to deadlines is essential. You will have an immediate impact on our production capabilities, while sharpening your skills and establishing your role in a quickly growing company. 


What you’ll be responsible for

  • Acquire complete, prolific understanding of our production processes and quality standards during a 6 month training period.
  • Maintain accountability for products produced by your team of 7-10 direct reports based on metrics such as efficiency and quality.
  • Continually utilize critical thinking skills to improve processes and efficiencies in our workshop.
  • Perform your duties with a consistently high level of craftsmanship.
  • Adhere to high quality standards for yourself and your team.
  • Communicate effectively with your team and the Production Team at large.
  • Use various hand tools to assemble raw materials to produce sub-assemblies or finished goods.


What you’ll bring to the table

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Bachelors in Management, Fine Arts, or related field preferred
  • A high degree of ownership, accountability, and initiative
  • Familiarity with machinery or proof of mechanical aptitude (sewing machine proficiency preferred)
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work within a team
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Multitasking skills and the ability to adjust to frequently changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess a proactive drive to tackle time-sensitive benchmarks
  • Strong organizational, time management skills, and problem solving skills
  • Dedication to maintaining a consistently high level of craftsmanship
  • Ability to consistently execute repetitive tasks
  • Ability to occasionally lift and carry boxes up to 40 pounds


What you’ll love about us

  • We’re an ambitious, driven, fun-loving team that is dedicated to growing a brand we proudly stand behind. We offer the opportunity for you to contribute your talents as a key member of our Production team and look forward to providing you with the opportunity to hone your craftsmanship.
  • We provide PTO with additional time earned based on service.
  • We offer health, dental, and vision insurance, along with a fully vested 401(k) match after one year of service.
  • We love sharing our products, so we encourage our team to put our handcrafted leather goods to use. We also offer exclusive friends and family pricing.
  • We are a group that prioritizes philanthropy through our involvement in local partnerships and charitable causes.
  • We love to celebrate our Kentucky heritage and regularly host events with our partners in the bourbon, tourism and horse racing industries.


Job Details

  • This is a full-time position, working 8 hour shifts, Monday through Friday, with a 30 minute break for lunch.
  • Overtime will be available during the busy holiday season.
  • Submit your resume, 2 professional references, and any relevant portfolio material to jobs@claytonandcrume.com.


AAP/EEO Statement

Clayton & Crume does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.