Plant Manager

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Our client is the #1 company in their industry and we are partnering with them on a Plant Manager opening to be based at their plant to the west of Appleton & Green Bay. This is a very important role for the organization as this site has 500+ union employees with a complex manufacturing process. We are looking for an established Plant Manager who has worked with union production staffs.

Plant Manager Responsibilities

  • The Plant Manager is responsible for all production, quality, service, and safety for the site.
  • The Plant Manager will be responsible for the P&L for the operation. This includes creating budgets and the daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly KPIs necessary to meet the business objectives.
  • Leverage a strong knowledge base in BPI/WCOM (Business Process Improvement, World Class Operations Management) to identify improvements.
  • Provide oversight to all Cap-Ex and Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Responsible for all employees in the plant including the hiring, training, development, promotion, disciplinary actions, or terminations as required.
  • Maintain compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Drive adherence to Lean, Six Sigma, ISO, WCM and other manufacturing & quality standards.

Plant Manager Requirements

  • A Bachelor degree in Engineering, Business, Operations, or a related field.
  • At least 7+ years of experience managing production.
  • Experience leading a union workforce is required.
  • Previous experience as a Plant Manager at a 200+ employee site is required.
  • Any experience with packaging, paper, chemicals, or any continuous manufacturing process is preferred but not required.