Plant Manager

Illinois Tool Works   •  

Libertyville, IL

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 41 days ago

ITW Construction provides a variety of fastening systems and truss products for the commercial, residential, and remodeling/renovation segments. With products manufactured at locations around the globe serving markets in North America, Europe, Asia, New Zealand and Australia.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Produce reliable and quality tools that best meet customer needs while meeting market demands
  • Manage capacity requirements and efficiencies to improve quality and methods while reducing costs
  • Control inventory levels of finished/component goods to support a successful assembly process
  • Develop and manage the annual budget
  • Create and maintain a safe workplace which encourages teams to communicate openly regarding all issues and to pursue new avenues of response and improvement
  • Identify, lead and develop talent to maximize individual, team and organizational effectiveness
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing or Engineering required
  • 5+ years of successful management experience encompassing all facets of operations management
  • Experience setting the strategic vision and implementing tactics necessary to achieve company goals
  • Demonstrated ability to constructively lead, motivate and influence direct and indirect team members to resolve issues and improve the operation
  • Strong understanding of budgetary development and management
  • Clear and concise communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate
  • Up to 10% travel