The Plant Manager position is a senior level opportunity that is responsible for all plant operations for a high volume fast growing manufacturing facility. The ideal candidate is an innovative site leader with experience managing production operations. The Plant Manager is expected to develop initiatives to drive performance, maintain the highest level of quality and safety standards to maximize production and achieve customer satisfaction.
Essential functions include: Manage all plant operations focusing on safety, quality, key financial metrics and service metrics. Manage capital projects. Encourage and promote a culture of continuous improvement and employee involvement. Provide strategic direction for plant improvement priorities. Lead by example, build trust and ensure team collaboration. Demonstrate a commitment to excellence.
Must have a Bachelor's Degree or higher.
You must have 8 to 10 years of progressive manufacturing operations leadership.
Full knowledge of LEAN, 5S and Six Sigma
Change management and influencing skills.
Strong business acumen.
Recruiter hired by a highly successful converting company.
Location/Region: Fort Wayne, IN (US)