eng
About   |   CP Login   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution


Job Description


Plant Manager

View: 259

Company: SCM Talent Group
Contract: PERM
Location: Bridgeport, United States


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage daily operations through subordinates.
  • Set the tone and expectation of safety performance for the facility.
  • Monitor key performance indicators to assess labor & variance to budget, yield dollars to budget, total delivered cost and controllable expenses.
  • Develop and implement long term strategic plans that support the company's strategic roadmap, and ensure the vitality of the plant operation.
  • Ensure that key objectives are met; such as cost, quality, on-time delivery, customer service, and environmental compliance.
  • Ensure that the operation is meeting key workplace objectives such as safety, employee engagement, diversity, and employee development.
  • Ensure that the facility and equipment are properly maintained and the appropriate maintenance programs are in place.
  • Create alignment and accountability; establish clear goals that align the plant's efforts with the organization's vision; ensure synergies between people, processes, and strategies to drive flawless execution of business objectives.
  • Enhance organizational talent; build a competitively superior organization by attracting, developing, and retaining talent to ensure that people with the right skills and motivations are in the right place at the right time to meet business needs.
  • Works with various corporate business partners to drive plant and company initiatives, facilitate exemplary employee performance and support company-wide measurables.


Job Complexity:

  • Ensure that production requirements are met in a safe, cost effective, and quality conscious manner, and in accordance with state, federal, and industry-specific laws and regulations.
  • Inspire and encourage plant associates to execute against continuous improvement strategies and provide strategic direction for plant improvement priorities.
  • Develop and maintain the plant's capital expense plans. Execute against capital plans by writing or delegating writing of capital projects and requisitions.
  • Ensure that HR policies and practices are adhered to in an equitable manner.
  • Identify, investigate, and resolve technical issues related to the manufacturing process resulting either from equipment failures, non-conformance to formulas or procedures, or faulty processes. Be capable to lead root cause / failure analyses within a short time frame, with limited information while avoiding excessive cost exposure. Oversee this process, with final accountability over the decision or solution to the problems.
  • Coordinate with marketing, sales and R&D and plant resources on the installation of new product lines to facilitate a smooth ramp-up with no injuries, on-time, within budget, at desired volumes and quality standards.
  • Reduce "Total Delivered Cost", which requires the coordination and vigilance to coordinate efforts to increase efficiencies across all departments and functions, while at the same time focusing on specific barriers and inefficiencies within various disciplines.
  • The Plant Manager must be able to communicate and relate to the general workforce very effectively and must be savvy to the nuances of effective employee relations, effectively strategizing a plan that keeps morale high and employees engaged during times of change.
  • Must possess the vision and business acumen to understand and incorporate the company's strategic road map into plant initiatives.

Qualifications

  • Required Education: Bachelor's degree, preferably in Business Administration or Industrial Engineering.
  • Education Preferred: Masters/MBA. Lean/Six Sigma certification and demonstrated experience required, Black Belt strongly preferred.
  • Minimum Experience: 15+ years of experience in supply chain management, manufacturing, engineering, and quality experience in a continuous manufacturing operation with full P&L responsibility. Minimum of 5 years' experience as a Plant Manager.

 

 

 





More Info / Apply

(external link to recruiter web page)








Quality Manager
      
    St. Louis Area, MO, United States  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Production Technician - Filling (Diag Tech / THR - SAT / 6am-7pm)
      
    New Jersey - Branchburg, United States  -  PERM  -  Roche

Project Manager - Supply Chain
      
    Easton, United States  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Quality Supply Chain Specialist
      
    Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, United States  -  PERM  -  Philips

Supply Chain Analyst - CONTRACT 11 Months
      
    Glendora, United States  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page




Consult the other 1791 positions: click here







 
           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 


Join us on


News & Trends
 

Last update 3 Nov 2020
PMI improves to highest since January 2019
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Fashion

Today’s omni-channel marketplace means competition is increasing, consumers are demanding more relevant products, inventory lifecycles are shorter and fulfillment is incredibly complex. Business conditions are constantly changing, which means you need the flexibility to adapt quickly and continu...


Cloud vs. On-Premise: Which Is the Better Fit in Your Supply Chain?

According to Gartner, by 2023 cloud-based supply chain technology will be worth $11B. And from the looks of it, that might not be far off. Optimism about the cloud is guiding decisions that companies are making with r...


Education
 

Resources
 
HOYER: Future-Proofs System for Managing Intermodal Rail, Road, and Sea Transport to Meet High Growth Potential

HOYER is an independent family enterprise that dates back to 1946, and which has become one of the world’s leading bulk-logistics providers, offering comprehensive transport services and complex logistics soluti...

Six Supply Chain Actions That Drive Wholesale Distribution Success

Wholesale Distributers are faced with growing costs, shrinking margins, new competitors and demanding customers. Effective supply chain management is what often separates successful wholesale distributors from those that...


International Agenda