Plant Manager - $120-130k + Bonus – Rubber & Plastics Molding - Accountability for day-to-day operations and overseeing production activities. Define the organizational structure, oversee major personnel decisions, and perform regular financial evaluations of company results. Provide cross-functional management and lead efforts to recruit, develop, and motivate team members. Facilitate a workplace culture that drives staff to excel by effectively coaching mid-level managers and encouraging junior employees in their professional development. Ensure required safety and environmental regulatory compliance standards are adhered to. Direct reports: Production Manager, Quality Manager, EH&S Manager, Maintenance & Engineering Manager, HR Manager, 5S Coordinator, Scheduler and Customer Care Team. Reports to the global VP of Operations.
BS degree in Chemical Engineering preferred, will consider other engineering degrees including Industrial, Mechanical, Plastics or Materials Engineering. MSdegree and Lean/Six Sigma certifications a plus. 5+ years progressive experience in rubber, plastics, and/or chemicals manufacturing management and leadership. Experienced in 5S, Labor and Environmental Regulations, ISO 9001 and 14001 standards and Quality Assurance systems. Operational P&L experience and knowledge in a Lean/continued process manufacturing environment, ideally with extruded products in roll form or sheeting.