Job Number: 8656
The Plant Manager is responsible for general supervision of all phases of plant operations including: production, warehousing and maintenance while increasing production and revenue.
Provide leadership and develop highly effective site leadership team.
Prepare operating budgets and reports while controlling costs to achieve company goals.
Manage plant operations and processes.
Establish a "safety first" culture and develop and maintain highly motivated workforce.
Identify and eliminate potential sources of food safety risk.
Responsible for delivering site environmental, health and safety performance.
Ensure internal and external audits exceed expectations.
Ensure legal compliance, company safety procedures and local and state health and safety regulations are met.
Create continuous improvements and processes in key areas; i.E., safety, quality, productivity, cost and customer service.
Continuously improve site processes and technologies and oversee daily floor operations.
Develop and execute site capital plan, addressing short and long term opportunities.
Implement and sustains manufacturing best practices and procedures as well as relevant certifications, qualifications, requirements; i.E., OSHA, AIB, GMP, HACCP, FSSC, FDA.
Act as liaison between plant personnel and corporate functions in order to build a solid relationship between the teams.
Identify issues quickly, develop action plans and coordinate team member activities.
Develop strategies to increase productivity and production by implementing Lean and TPM across all site areas and elevate site performance.
Develop, deploy and sustain Leader Standard Work to ensure continue success of these efforts.
All other duties, as assigned or needed.
Bachelor degree in Engineering, Management, Business or related field
Master s in Business Administration or Management preferred
5+ year s progressive experience in a key leadership/management role within manufacturing/warehouse operation.
Previous experience/broad understanding of safety systems and enforcement of safety rules and policies.
Familiar with regulatory requirements for operating plants
Aptitude for equipment operation and troubleshooting
Ability to analyze problems and strategize for better solutions
Lean Six Sigma, PMP, TPM and other related certifications
Demonstrated ability to motivate people, assess and develop employee skills.
Demonstrated understanding of the principles and applications associated with manufacturing operations, maintenance and engineering.
Excellent planning and organizational skills, with the ability to balance production and maintenance needs.
Excellent interpersonal communication and listening ability.
A strong ability to be adaptable and flexible.
Strong analytical and decision-making skills.
Ability to work with teams and lead decision-making processes in a team environment.
Highly motivated, results oriented, driven.