9498 Plant Manager

Staff Position
Connecticut
Posted 4 weeks ago

Position Title:            Plant Manager
Location:                    Terryville, CT area
Relocation:                No
Position Type:           Staff Position with Excellent Benefits
Salary:                        $75K to $95K, Depending on Experience
Position Number:     9498

 

SUMMARY:

Our Client is a 100-year-old global manufacturer of commercial springs and metal components, serving aerospace, automotive, and military customers. They have asked Hallmark to help them find a Plant Manager to run their Connecticut manufacturing facility.

The schedule for this role is Monday – Friday, 7am – 4:45pm, with regular OT and Saturday work as needed. This is a staff position, reporting to the VP of Manufacturing, with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 3 weeks of PTO, 10 paid holidays, 401K matching, a company cell phone, and a company vehicle.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop new plans and strategies for improving the operations and profitability of the plant.
  • Coordinate plant activities and plans with company headquarters, as well as with other plants, to ensure that overall company manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Establish and maintain a safe and clean work environment, conducive to conforming to product and process requirements, as well as employee well-being.
  • Ensure that all plant operations are performed in compliance with regulatory requirements, including OSHA requirements and requirements of various environmental agencies.
  • Develop competent employees, including the management of employee training on an ongoing basis.
  • Monitor the availability of all raw materials necessary for production.
  • Ensure that suitable production related equipment and tooling is established and maintained at a high level of readiness.
  • Ensure that such production equipment is capable of completing pertinent operations at a high level of quality, at the appropriate speed and within the time allotted.
  • Manage the plant level purchasing of parts, manufacturing supplies and outside services.
  • Manage the utilization of customer owned raw material, tooling and supplies.
  • Establish and maintain plant level documentation such as visual controls, posters and signage.
  • Foster an environment of continual improvement in all aspects of plant activities.

 

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent education and experience) required
  • 3+ years of management experience, in a manufacturing environment
  • Proven record of success, leading changes and reducing costs
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Quality Management (ISO 9001)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong skills with shop math
  • Microsoft Office skills (including Excel and Word)
  • Must be a creative thinker
  • Must have strong organizational skills
  • Strong communication and leadership skills required

 

OTHER:

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Hallmark and our Client are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers.  We encourage all qualified people with the current right to work for any employer in the USA to apply.  NOTE: We cannot consider H-1 Visa candidates for this position.  Principals only, please.

 

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