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POST DATE 9/6/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONBecause of changes in their operation our client needs a Plant Manager. You will oversee all daily operations of the plant to meet production goals and ensure policies and procedures are followed. The successful candidate will have the key skills to develop processes that will maximize stewardship, safety, quality and productivity. This plant is located in Eastern South Dakota and is one of several plants. This is a great community and a dynamic company that is growing this plant by 50%. You will have 6 direct reports and 50 indirect. The plant is targeted to grow to 100 by the end of 2016.
Drive continuous improvement and optimization of all processes to exceed customers' expectations.
Maintain a clean and safe plant.
Responsible for meeting plant production and quality goals.
Foster a well-trained and motivated staff.
Confer with department heads to ensure coordination of purchasing, production, and shipping.
Responsible for establishing all shift production schedules.
Select and train plant supervisory and administrative staff.
Conduct employee performance reviews.
Schedule and conduct plant meetings.
Attend scheduled corporate training and meetings.
Participates in plant's strategic planning.
Serve as part of the Senior Management team that collectively drives company operations.
BS degree in Business Management or related field and 5+ years of management experience
Proven work experience as a plant manager in a non-automated, hands on, industrial operation (high tech, robot operated background is not a fit)
Strong interpersonal skills, including proven managerial leadership abilities
You must be able to work well with all levels of employees
Adequate knowledge of business and management principles (P putting the customer first, ERP and Six Sigma
Health, dental and life insurance
401K, 4% match
Vacation and holidays
Let's move your career forward and apply now. We review all resumes and applications submitted. A member of our staff will reach out to you directly if you meet the qualifications for this role. No sponsorship is available.