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Plant Manager

United States - AL - McCalla

Job Description

 

Job Summary
Manage overall operations at plant
level in areas of quality, production, people, document control and Quality and
Environmental Management Systems. The Plant Manager directs manufacturing
operations through a team of functional leaders ensuring customer and employee
satisfaction while improving the efficiency of manpower, materials and machines.

 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Leads the Plant Management
    team and direct and manage plant operations for production, technical,
    engineering, launch, quality, supply chain, IT and EHS.  
  • Manages and maintains the
    quality system; provides the resources necessary to maintain the quality
    system.  
  • Manages and maintains the
    Environmental Management System; provides the resources necessary to maintain
    the quality of the system. 
  • Conducts management reviews
    of the quality and EM system.  
  • Responsible for customer
    satisfaction. 
  • Responsible for the safety
    of employees, visitors and contractors within the site. 
  • Ensures document and data
    control at the plant level.  
  • Coordinate plant activities
    through planning with departmental managers to insure the total manufacturing
    objectives are accomplished in a timely
    and cost-effective manner.  
  • Manage policy deployment in
    areas of lean manufacturing techniques, quality, cost reduction, complete and
    on-time delivery, safety, customer satisfaction, employee relations and engagement,
    visual controls and plant performance measures. 
  • Provides leadership for
    employee relations through effective communications, coaching, training and
    development. 
  • Provides leadership for
    problem resolution to facilitate faster improvements and improved working
    relationships. 
  • Prepare the Plant Profit
    Plan with the assistance of the plant staff and submits the Plant Profit Plan
    to Vice President of Operations and CFO for review and approval.  
  • Achieve the Profit Plan as
    approved by senior leadership. 
  • Implement cost effective
    systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and
    salaries, waste reduction, quality improvement, safety compliance and
    improvement, environmental compliance and improvement, and complete and on-time
    delivery. 
  • Provides leadership in the
    plant to comply with corporate vision for 0 defects and continual improvement
    of EMS. 
  • Participate and engage in
    meetings concerning union matters.  
  • Management representative
    for IATF and ISO-14001 EMS.  
  • Promote opportunities for
    Customer growth by collaborating with CBU’s and Operations teams.  
  • Own and drive the program
    launch process (PRR) from quotation to production. 
  • Responsible for people
    development and succession planning at site level. 
  • Drive YFIMS and continuous
    improvement initiatives. 
  • Achieve key performance
    metrics inclusive of quality, cost, delivery and people and report out on
    a monthly basis through the Management Review process. 
  • Drive the defined
    intentional culture aligned with mission, vision and company values. 
  • Drive IT initiatives to
    align with customer and business initiatives. 
  • Deliver No Surprises in a
    timely manner. 
  • Lead, or assign appropriate
    responsibility to lead, Red Flag meetings related to site matters. 
  • Support and drive employee
    engagement initiatives. 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Your Qualifications

Education:

Bachelor’s
Degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering or Business

 

Experience:

  • 10 years experience automotive manufacturing, plastic
    injection molding or similar plant environment
  • 5 years of experience working in a leadership capacity at
    progressively higher levels
  • Verifiable experience in progressing leadership/management roles
  • Extensive experience working/communication with customers
    and suppliers

 

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Published: 03/27/2020
Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
Location: United States - AL - McCalla
REQ. NO.: 20000415
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