Plant Superintendent (Production Manager)

Tegrant   •  

Hanover, PA

Industry: Transportation


8 - 10 years

Posted 178 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safety of all employees; lead a comprehensive safety program to prevent injuries. Comply with all federal, state, and local environmental and safety regulations (EPA, OSHA, etc.).
  • Develop subordinates through education, training, and teamwork.
  • Assist in preparation of annual plant operating budget. Meet or exceed plant productivity, cost, or other performance metric expectations as outlined by Operations Manager.
  • Hire, train, direct and mentor staff and all plant employees with diverse language, cultural and educational background.
  • Lead plant in continuous improvement initiatives, such as 5S with safety, 6 Sigma, Kaizen events, and lean manufacturing.
  • Coordinate production scheduling to meet customer demands, to manage overtime, to minimize inventory, and to reduce costs.
  • Support quality initiatives to ensure product meets or exceeds customer expectations.
  • Build and maintain productive employee relationships, driving employee satisfaction.
  • Provide direction, training, and development as needed.
  • Provide coaching, counseling, or discipline as needed.
  • Recommend disciplinary action to Plant Manager, and review disciplinary action for effectiveness and consistency.
  • Work with HR to address employee concerns and issues.
  • Identify, propose, and implement capital projects to improve operational performance.
  • Coordinate plant equipment maintenance and repair. Support machine installation or removal as needed.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Technology preferred
  • 7+ years experience in manufacturing management leading plant operations
  • Strong technical injection mold or extrusion experience
  • Strong leadership skills required.