Plant Manager - Food Processing - IA - 27052320


Charles City, IA

Industry: Food & Beverage


11 - 15 years

Posted 312 days ago

  by    Wayne Cozad

Plant Manager - Food Processing - IA - 27052320

Our client is a growing food manufacturer that prides itself on giving its employees ample opportunities to learn, develop, and advance within the organization. They offer competitive pay and comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, flexible spending account, 401(k) with match, holiday pay, and paid time off.

Position Description:

The Plant Manager is responsible for the day-to-day leadership and management of operations. Oversees plant operations to achieve short and long-range business goals in productivity, quality, and safety objectives. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the operations activities necessary to ensure regulatory compliance, manage/preventrisk, and maintain an effective business continuity strategy;
  • Establish and sustain a culture of continuous improvement to identify and implement improvements on work methods, procedures, and operations that increase efficiency, profitability, and quality;
  • Assist VP of Operations in setting location level KPOs and operational indicators, establish strategic, and sustain performance accordingly;
  • Lead team to meet customer quality and deliver expectations;
  • Collaborate with support functions (logistics, finance, IT, legal, human resources, and sales/marketing) to achieve business objectives and develop a strong, functional and cooperative culture;
  • Advocate for the Corporate Safety Program and provide leadership at the location level on all safety procedures and improvements;

Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agri-Business, Management, Engineering, or other related field;
  • 10+ years of relevant management experience preferably in food processing;
  • P&L experience, strong financial and analytical skills;
  • Lean manufacturing or Six Sigma certification preferred;
  • Demonstrated experience and success in managing people effectively and leading operations function;
  • Results-oriented problem solver;

Base Salary: $140,000.00 - $160,000.00 (DOE)

On-Target-Earnings: $180,000.00 - $185,000.00

Location:  Charles City, IA

Benefits: Yes + Full Expenses + Upward Mobility

Relocation: Yes


Travel:  0%

Cube Management is a global recruiting and consulting firm that helps companies accelerate their sales, by providing the top-level talent they need to grow their business. Cube Management is a leading recruiting and consulting partner to emerging growth, mid-market and global companies in the technology, manufacturing, healthcare, consumer package goods and business service sectors. We work across the spectrum of Operations, Sales, Marketing, Safety, Engineering, Accounting and Business Development, providing holistic solutions that drive revenue and profit success. Cube Management combines Strategy, Process and People, to produce great results.

$154K - $176K