The qualified candidate will be responsible for establishing and managing operational policies and procedures, creating and maintaining a safe work environment and developing a well trained and motivated work force at all levels. Judge Direct Placement is seeking a degreed Plant Manager in Colorado! He or she will be responsible for all activities of the plant to accomplish financial objectives. The qualified candidate will be responsible for establishing and managing operational policies and procedures, creating and maintaining a safe work environment and developing a well trained and motivated work force at all levels.Responsibilities:Coordinate and direct all operations to achieve all production, quality safety, and cost objectivesEnsure all products are consistent with intended design and imageSupervise processes of dairy products to ensure production shortages are avoided and quality standards are met Ensure accuracy of the warehouse, transportation and sales to meet customer s ordersResponsible for the development of budget and cost controlProvide for personal and professional growth through coaching, feedback and opportunity Encourage participation of the work force to enhance awareness and cooperationDevelop strategies and corrective actions to resolve quality issuesImplement and maintain all company manufacturing policies, procedures and production control programsInsure compliance with all government regulations and quality assurance standardsComply with company dress code policy, good housekeeping practices, and good hygieneCommunicate with HR department on needs of the facility Provide for the development, prioritization, and execution of capital improvement projects within the facility Requirements: Bachelor s degree preferred10+ years management experience 5+ years Plant Manager experienceFood/beverage manufacturing plant operations experienceUHT processing experienceESL experience in dairyTetra Pack experience preferredSix Sigma, Lean and/or Continuous Improvement experience requiredAbility to demonstrated a thorough understand of regulatory laws and responsibilities related to processing and fillingMust be able to train, supervise and develop staffUnderstanding of managing budgets and controlling costsAbility to work across multiple functions and disciplinesExcellent verbal/written communication skillsAbility to adapt to changing organizational and operational needsProficient in Microsoft Office SuiteThe Judge Group is a privately-owned, leading professional services firm, providing technology, talent and learning solutions to businesses around the globe. Judge s expertise is positioned at the crossroads of people and technology - two of the most important aspects of successful business today. Our solutions are successfully delivered through a workforce of 4,500+ professionals and an international network of more than 30 practice offices. The Judge Group prides itself on delivering services of exceptional quality and value while upholding our commitment to customer service.