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Plant Manager

Company: gpac
Location: Detroit
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionPlant Manager Job SummaryWe are looking for an experienced and confident plant manager to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations on the plant floor while increasing production and revenue. You will manage shop operations by identifying resource constraints and develop teams to exploit them, monitor daily throughput, and increase production by providing leadership and developing strategic plans. You should be a strong leader with an analytical mind and excellent interpersonal communication skills. You will strive to, encourage and implement continuous improvement ideas among various teams throughout the organization and encourage a team approach to problem solving and achieving company goals. Plant Manager Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor and manage all operations and processes
  • Prepare operating reports and budgets
  • Maintain a safe work environment and follow all safety regulations
  • Ensure all compliance needs are met
  • Manage scheduling for a fully operational team
  • Oversee daily floor operations, product flow and throughput
  • Develop strategies to increase productivity and production
  • Oversee all shipments, incoming inventory, and storage operations
  • Optimize productive time for employees by eliminating unnecessary processes
  • Practice conflict resolution among departments and employees
  • Report and track expenses to reduce costs
  • Analyze production metrics and data to determine areas to improve
  • Hire and train new employees
  • Coordinate maintenance and repairs to ensure a safe working environment
  • Ensure all legal requirements, company safety procedures, and local and state health and safety regulations are met Plant Manager Requirements and Qualifications
    • High school degree or equivalent; Bachelor's degree in business management, business, or related field preferred; Master's in business administration or management a plus
    • 3 years' previous experience as a plant manager, supervisor, or related position with proven results
    • Strong knowledge of local, state, and federal health and safety regulations
    • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel)
    • Strong management skills with the ability to supervise multiple teams
    • Strict adherence to company standards and safety procedures
    • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
    • Excellent leadership, team building, and management skills
    • Encouraging to team and staff; able to mentor and lead
    • Able to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift up to 30 pounds
    • Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management
    • In-depth knowledge of industry and its place in the market
    • Able to analyze problems and strategize for better solutions
    • Excellent conflict-resolution and decision-making abilities
    • Experience with Kaizan events
    • Experience with Theory of Constraints
    • Experience with Root Cause Analysis
    • Experience with Set up reduction
    • Metal forming experience – hydraulic presses, mechanical presses, spinning, welding, polishing and machining All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

      GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

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