8 - 10 years
Posted 282 days ago
Plant Manager - Brookings, SD
Summary: Lead plant team to optimize product quality, production rates, yield and plant efficiency while meeting safety, environmental/regulatory and financial goals.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Reports To: Chief Operating Officer FLSA Status: Exempt
Education and Pertinent/Proven Experience. The minimum requirements for education and experience are listed below. Consideration will be given to individuals with an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering is preferred with minimum 7years related experience in supervisory and management positions; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in hexane extraction process plant preferred.
Communications: Strong written and verbal presentation capabilities, with the ability to make presentations to Board of Directors, Senior Management, investors, lenders, producers, customers and other groups including plant tours.
Organizational Skills: Skill and experience to establish and maintain inventory tracking systems that are acceptable to management and regulatory agencies.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have expertise and proficiency with spreadsheet software and basic knowledge of word processing software plus experience both researching issues and accessing information on the Internet. Specific knowledge of grain management software and systems is desirable.
Certificates and Licenses:
Carries out supervisory responsibilities within the plant operations area as assigned in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Participate with interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; and addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Work Environment / Physical Requirements
This position operates in a process plant environment with strict safety, regulatory and conduct standards. The individual may be exposed to noise, heat and other elements in outdoor and indoor environments. While performing duties of this position, the individual may be exposed to moving, mechanical parts, dusty conditions, high noise levels and chemicals. Specific physical requirements include: