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Plant Manager

Quincy, IL 62305

Posted: 04/30/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Other Area(s) Job Number: 24385

Job Description

Fulltime, Onsite

Are you looking to make a career change to a rapidly growing, stable, innovative distribution manufacturing company?  This exciting opportunity as a Plant Manager offers a competitive salary plus an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid PTO, etc.  Does this position match your future career goals? Then this Plant Manager opportunity could be the right fit for you.

  • The Plant Manager must develop and implement methods of manufacturing processes to reduce costs and improve the quality of the product.
  • Must drive effective utilization of plant resources including people and equipment.
  • Must improve production, quality, safety, and labor utilization throughout the facility.
  • Partner with functional departments in the implementation of all continuous improvement activities.
  • Apply lean manufacturing principles to design, specify, and validate world-class manufacturing processes to achieve organizational goals.
  • The Plant Manager must direct and manage maintenance of material replenishment methods, quality standards, and performance metrics.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all manufacturing operations of production, machinery, processing, and packaging departments.
  • Must ensure that all production line schedules are in accordance with plant capabilities, customer requirements, economic performance, and planning.
  • The Plant Manager is responsible for budgeting and managing manufacturing cost structures by developing and maintaining operational expenses within budget allowance and looks for cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Document protocols and ensure that all operations records are properly maintained and reviewed.

  • The Plant Manager must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management, Business, Engineering, or related field.
  • Must hold a minimum of 5+ years of plant management experience from the food and beverage industry.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of lean manufacturing/continuous improvement experience. Certification is a plus.
  • Must have 3+ years of supervisory experience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be proficient in computers.

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Direct Hire
  • Paid Time Off
  • Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Relocation Assistance will be provided.

Salary: $120K-$170K annually, depending on experience.

Ask for: Amrita Mukherjee

Job Id: 24385

Ajulia Executive Search is a New Jersey based Executive Search Firm specializing in retained searches in multiple sectors, including Manufacturing, Finance, IT, Legal, and Pharmaceutical. We have a nationwide client base and offer services in temporary and direct hire placements.

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