Plant Manager


Minneapolis, MN

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


Not Specified years

Posted 361 days ago

  by    David Harting


The Plant Manager’s role is to direct manufacturing operations through a team of functional managers and front line supervisors. Ensuring increased levels of customer and employee satisfaction while improving the efficiency of manpower, materials and machines. Also, directs and coordinates activities to obtain optimum efficiency and economy of operations and maximize profits.


 Manage policy deployment (lean techniques, quality cost reduction, on-time delivery, safety, customer satisfaction, employee relations, visual controls, plant performance)

 Provide leadership through effective communications, coaching, training an development

 Ensure compliance with company standards (cost control, waste reduction, quality, safety, on-time delivery)

 Manage manpower requirements to budget and company policies

 Performs various related duties as assigned by management


 Technical skills in lean manufacturing techniques, Kaizen, process improvement and Six Sigma principles

 Leadership in a manufacturing environment

 Excellent communication skills (oral and written) with ability to communicate with all levels of personnel

 Proven problem solving skills

 Multi-tasking successfully; ability to deal with a variety of tasks with varying degrees of severity.



Computer Software:

 Business office software, internet knowledge

 Knowledge/experience with PLEX environment helpful


We offer a competitive total compensation and benefits package. Base wage, discressionary bonus opportunity, medical, dental, vision, life, short-term disability, long-term disability, executive supplemental and a number of voluntary benefits. In addition, we offer a 401(k) savings plan with a company match, tuition reimbursement, safety reimbursement, vacation time and holidays.

$99K - $121K