Plant Manager

Company: endevis ( Learn More )

General Information
$110,000.00 - $145,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
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Job Description Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Multi-Billion dollar international automotive company located in Evansville, Indiana area is looking for a Plant Manager.

The plant manager must effectively organize, lead and manage all functional elements of the facility. The plant manager must embrace corporate and business unit initiatives including lean manufacturing and implementation of the company’s internal system. The plant manager will maintain a workforce for highly motivated employees with a morale that is conducive with performance being measured at or above minimum acceptable levels, drive performance to achieve or exceed financial plans and strategic goals. The plant manager operates within the overall framework of the clients strategies, set objectives, and procedures.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities of Position:

  • Full plant P&L (profit & loss) responsibility including strategy, policies, processes, practices, systems
  • Provide leadership and management of plant people, processes, and products including, but not limited to:
  • Strong communication skills as the person will be interacting with people at all levels within the organization as well as externally with multiple customers, suppliers and the community
  • Establish credibility (through Lean knowledge, business acumen, and plant-specific knowledge) with Business Unit and other executive leadership to influence basic strategy and effective inclusion of long-range improvements to Business Unit plans
  • Ability to influence, escalate issues and ideas, and persuade cross-functional executives and managers and positively manage conflict
  • Minimum Qualifications of Position:

  • Bachelor in engineering or related technical field preferred; Post-secondary education in business administration, engineering, quality management or purchasing-materials management may be considered
  • 10+ years of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working in an automotive, truck or bus industry
  • P&L experience in forecasting and understanding financials
  • Job Requirements