Accountable to Plant Manager for achieving manufacturing facility operatives as top manufacturing person. Supports the plant manager by reducing the span of control and assuming accountability of facility day-to-day operations. Responsible for production, warehouse and maintenance.


What will you be doing?

  • Develop and execute 1yr and 3yr business plans supporting national/regional/local objectives Including the development & implementation of strategies, processes & programs.
  • Motivate, direct, coach and develop a diverse, high performing leadership team to meet established goals and build organizational capability.
  • Effectively translate plant goals and objectives to all levels of the organization ensuring alignment on relevant performance data.
  • Routinely review business results with plant personnel to maximize supply chain performance.
  • Foster an environment that supports an engaged safety culture.
  • Develop a culture that embraces the tenets of operational excellence.
  • Sustain a consistent, long-term vision through continuous process improvement.
  • Adopt and share best ideas inside and outside the company.
  • Demonstrate behaviors needed for effective implementation of change.
  • Ensure manufacturing processes are compliant with company specifications and meet customer expectations.
  • Satisfy the needs and service requirements of the internal and external customers.
  • Ensure compliance to company and regulatory policies.
  • Represent the company and its interests in the community while remaining environmentally responsible in all efforts.
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor's Degree - Business or Technical or Masters Preferred
  • At least 7 yrs of increasing levels of manager roles of people & processes
  • Proficiency in the principles of manufacturing management.
  • Proficiency in specific supply chain capabilities, strategies and interdependencies.
  • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally and coordinate efforts around process improvement.
  • Proficiency in national regulatory requirements in the areas of safety, environment and emergency management.
  • Proficiency in basic elements of Good Mfg Practices in a mfg environment
  • Proficiency in key business drivers used to gauge the effectiveness and performance of an internal group or supplier.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite applications


Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years manufacturing (production, quality, and/or maintenance) experience
  • ISO or other management system experience
  • Lean, Six Sigma certified