Plant Manager

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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

WS Packaging Group Inc. Fullerton, CA

Fullerton, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



Position Objective:

Directing the activities of staff involved in the manufacturing and assembly of labeling equipment and packaging lines.

Role and Responsibilities:

* Responsible for daily and weekly production planning as well as scheduling of the complete production cycle to meet customer needs in the most timely and efficient manner.

* Monitors the production process and project status ensuring that each project is meeting internal and external customer requirements.

* Responsible for managing and creating an engaging environment for production employees and cross-functional partner, and oversees the department staffing needs, performances, coaching, performance reviews, and disciplinary action as required.

* Ensures that the production team is properly following work instructions, quality procedures, and safety policies.

* Promotes activities toward higher proficiency of one piece flow concept.

* Utilizes the corrective action process to establish root cause, and addresses issues by implementing and communication corrective action.

* Monitors plant costs and budgets to assure cost controls are in place.

* Fully participate in company lean manufacturing and continuous improvement.


Qualifications and Education Requirements:

Bachelors in Science Degree in Industrial Engineering, Business, or related field and a minimum for 5 years related experience is preferred, and/or 10 years of equivalent education and work experience in the packaging machinery or pressure sensitive labeler industry required. Lean Manufacturing and 6S certification preferred.

Preferred Skills:

* A hands-on leader that is a role model with high integrity, positive influence, and strong business acumen that embraces change, possesses a continuous improvement mindset, and has a passion for exceeding customer and company expectations.

* Strong interpersonal and communications skills both verbal and written.

* Strong leadership and organizational skills as well as problem solving and decision-making skills.

* Excellent track record driving employee engagement.

* Strong computer skills.

* Dedicated to quality in all aspects of the job.

* Able to work effectively in a fast-paced, demanding business environment.

WS Packaging Group Inc. is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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* The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.