• Built Environment
  • USA

Chad Harrison International

Chad Harrison International are working with one of the world’s largest building materials companies to source a high calibre Plant Manager to lead one of their most important sites in North America

Responsibilities

  • Strategically planning daily operations including the performance in a range of business areas including financial, production, supply chain, safety and quality.
  • Guiding the Plant Management team ensuring the highest standards across each specialism and a cohesive leadership team
  • Working closely with leadership peers at sister Plants, and reporting to Directors to deliver innovative and continuously improving long-term strategic planning, troubleshooting, sharing best-practice and ROI
  • Being a champion of continuous improvement and achieving business excellence in all aspects of manufacturing business processes to reduce cost and improve efficiency
  • Holding safety with the utmost importance across all employees and visitors to the site. Liaising with internal and external safety designates, and enforces strict protocols around work rules and best-practice
  • Achieving best possible relations and collaborations with all employees and unions, addressing grievances and always striving for well-balanced and positive resolution in negotiations. Hold overall responsibility for adherence to local, state and federal regulations. Acts as the public face of the plant to neighbours and local organizations in a professional and approachable manner
  • Utilizes strong financial acumen and budgeting experience to run a profitable plant for the business, and successful delivery of CAPEX investment from the company

Requirements

Essential:

  • Degree in Engineering or an associated discipline
  • At least 10 years’ experience in a manufacturing role
  • Strong business systems knowledge
    Experience of managing budgets with strong financial acumen
  • Manufacturing management experience
    Experience of Lean manufacturing
  • Current valid right to work in the USA

Desired:

  • MBA
  • Recent Plant Management experience within a Manufacturing industry in North America
  • Experience of managing a Unionized workforce
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (or similar certified training)

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an industry leading company with impressive progression and development opportunities

Chad Harrison International is a global search and permanent solution specialist recruitment consultancy operating across the Built Environment industries. Our mission is to be the company of choice that connects the best in the international market. For further information or to view our jobs go to www.chadharrison.co