Excellent career opportunity located on the beautiful coast of Maine. BASS is recruiting for an experienced General Plant Manager for our food processing client. In this position, you will oversee all plant operations: production, maintenance, quality, team members; and other production-related activities.
Key elements you will be responsible for:
-Direct and manager production, maintenance, quality, and shipping and receiving.
-Lead and coordinate plant activities with departmental managers to ensure the manufacturing objectives are met in a cost-effective manner.
-Develop and control cost with team plans and budget.
-Implement cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, labor force, and salaries.
-Manages capital asset maintenance.
-Establish and monitor overall plant performance for production and quality standards.
-Control and minimize labor overtime, premium freight and repair expenses.
-Maintain existing plant facilities and equipment; replace, or make adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary.
-Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.
-Implements and maintains preventative maintenance programs.
-Consistently incorporates and executes shop floor organization and plant cleanliness among plant personnel.
-Fosters & creates a “team atmosphere” that focuses on respect to all and drives for continuous improvement.
What you will bring to the position:
Five (5) years plant/general management experience in a manufacturing environment. Bachelor's degree in related field a plus.
Experience with Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement methodologies (i.e. Six Sigma)
-Leadership: Communicates a vision and inspires motivation; engages with team to solve problems; focused on major goals while managing within a context of multiple directives.
-Communication: Clearly conveys and receives information; Excellent listening skills; Keeps team informed; Demonstrates good written and oral skills.
-Decision making/problem solving: Ability to break down problems into components and recognizes interrelationships; make sound, well-informed, and objective decisions. Compares data, information, and input from a variety of sources to draw conclusions; takes action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.
-Financial Acumen: Understands company financial metrics and performance and the impact business decisions have on the P&L, balance sheet and cash flow statements.
-Must be able to travel up to 20%. Have valid driver's license and good driving record.
-Meet all background check requirements.
Bangor Area Staffing is privileged to be performing the pre-qualifying of candidates for this Direct Hire opportunity. Excellent benefit package!
Email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com today to be considered.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $80,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year