Plant Manager

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Wallingford, CT

Industry: Manufacturing

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5 - 7 years

Posted 17 days ago

  by    Edward Bradstreet

This job is no longer available.

VISION: Company has a state-of-the art production operation and continues to upgrade capital equipment and business processes. This is a high volume, make-to-order production operation in the graphics and packaging space.

OPPORTUNITY: Lead all production, supply chain, and facilities management within a two shift division. Be supported by 7 direct reports and 110-125 employees. Report to COO and partner closely with product development, sales, marketing, finance, and human resources. Key on the following:

  • Ensure new capital equipment is installed and running
  • Due to large number of customers and order, ensure demand planning and production scheduling is optimized to meet customer expectations
  • Contribute on vendor negotiations
  • Partner with leadership on opportunities to lower costs (e.g. freight; overtime; scrap)
  • Identify opportunities to improve business processes (e.g. lean manufacturing; production scheduling; material management)
  • Ensure training is scheduled and safety is enforced

REQUIREMENTS: BS degreerequired; MBA or Six Sigma certification is a plus. Must have a history of job stability and strong leadership of production and supply chain operations. 1ST choice would be qualified candidates coming from the packaging, graphics or related industries.

REWARD: $150,000 to $175,000 to start plus bonus (10-15%) and excellent benefits

Salary

$150K - $175K