Production Manager

Learn more about the Production Manager position with Certa ProPainters, Ltd.

Purpose of the Role

To be responsible to provide substrate specific bidding, equipment, materials, application, and project management skill transfer to the Franchise Body. Support the production efforts of Franchise Owners throughout the United States and Canada to deliver extraordinary residential and commercial brand experiences to customers, Job Site Supervisors, Painters, and Production Staff.

Reports To

Production Director

Essential Functions/Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic and tactical support for the Employee Model Strategic Change Initiative.
  • Create and maintain self-guided learning for Franchise Body, in conjunction with the L&D Team.
  • Work with the Production Director to ensure curriculum consistency.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the online Painter ROTOR (Recruit, Orient, Train, Operate, Retain)
  • Contribute to cohesive program development and distribution with the Residential Sales Manager, Production Training Specialist, and Commercial Operations Manager.
  • Create and Deliver Strategic Job-Site Supervisor recruiting programs to support Franchisees in growing their production capabilities and improving retention of High Performing Production Staff.
  • Preparation and delivery of content for annual Conference and regular meetings of various stakeholders.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key vendors.
  • Additional responsibilities as required.

Qualifications/Experience Required

  • 5+ years of full-time experience in the residential or commercial painting industry.
  • Expertise with many substrates; bidding, equipment, materials, application, project management.
  • History of successfully developing Helpers to become Skilled Tradesman.
  • Proven track record of achieving results.
  • Is proactive and able to work independently.
  • Preferences
    • Bi-lingual
    • CertaPro Painters experience
  • Valid Driver’s License and ability to travel out of state/overnight (approx. 20-40%)

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Interest in developing skill in
    • Designing effective adult learning
    • Facilitation
    • Effective Meetings
    • Virtual Meetings
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Highly technology-literate; ability to quickly learn new systems and tools.
  • Intermediate skill level in computer usage in various applications (MS Office applications, Internet, and Intranet)


  • Leadership and skill development opportunities
  • A collaborative, supportive work environment
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Long-term disability coverage
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Remote position

CertaPro Painters, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, employment decisions at CertaPro will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. CertaPro prohibits discrimination and harassment based on an individual’s race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.