Plant Manager

  • Company:
    OmniMax International
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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Job Description

Direct the administration, production, distribution, and warehousing operations for branch or plant by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.

Position Specification

• Bachelor’s degree is required, while a master’s degree or other advanced degree is preferred Lean and/or Six Sigma certification desired.
• Five plus years of manufacturing management experience including 3+ years of lean and continuous improvement experience.
• Must be a change agent with excellent analytical skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
• Operates with high urgency and personal initiative, while maintaining good coordination and communication with staff
• Strong leadership and communication skills to empower employees and teams to drive lean and quality initiatives that lead to customer-focused results. Good presentation skills to effectively share successes and ideas also required.
• Lean or Lean Six Sigma trained and or certified is a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Coordinates production, distribution, warehousing, and sales in accordance with policies, principles, and procedures established by the company.
• Recommend the hiring, firing, discipline, promotion, demotion of employees
• Develops plans for efficient use of materials, machines, and employees.
• Reviews production costs and product quality, and modifies production and inventory control programs to maintain and enhance profitable operation of division.
• Recommend budgets, capital spending, manning, etc. to management.
• Provide leadership and direct all manufacturing activity on site ensuring best practice/compliance with Quality, Health & Safety, Environmental and customer requirements.
• Promote a culture of discipline in cost control and productivity, ensuring maximum focus across all manufacturing activities based on established key performance indicators.
• Reviews production costs and product quality, and modifies production and inventory control programs to maintain and enhance profitable operation of division.
• Assume responsibility for site maintenance in addition to plant and equipment procurement ensuring cost effectiveness and rigorous implementation of preventative maintenance program.
• Active participation in production planning process ensuring commercial plans is consistent with management objectives and budgets.
• Set aggressive but achievable targets for productivity, customer service, and safety. Continuously monitor progress towards targets and initiate corrective actions.
• Develop strong relationships with field sales representatives and customers to meet high service expectations
• Work with Continuous Improvement team to improve order integrity, and implement Lean/Visual management techniques
• Directs Lean initiatives and processes
• Promotes the company's safety program by following all safety regulations.

Essential Functions of Position

• Job takes place in manufacturing production and office settings with no known hazardous environmental or physical working conditions. The job entails negligible requirements for lifting, bending and standing. Normal office and plant interactions require the incumbent to possess the mobility to meet with others in production areas or in the office.
• Job is moderately (50% plus) sedentary, requiring prolonged sitting, use of telephone, ability to communicate both verbally and in written format.
• Job requires ability to read technical material and develop analysis and recommendations.
• Requires normal dexterity, strength, coordination, vision (including the ability to read a computer screen), and hearing inherent in office work.
• Position requires occasional domestic travel up to 10% of total time.

Organizational Relationships

• Interfaces at all organizational levels, including senior corporate and operating group management. Frequent interaction with: Operations, Engineering, Inventory Planning, Product Managers, Sales, Commodity Sourcing and Human Resources Managers.
• Leads team of exempt and non-exempt production, inventory control, quality, safety, managers and supervisors in the execution of facility objectives.

Company Description

OmniMax International, Inc. headquartered in Peachtree Corners, GA is an international building products company manufacturing aluminum, steel, vinyl and copper products. Core products include specialty coated coils, metal wall and roof systems, metal and vinyl rain carrying systems, soffit and fascia systems, roofing accessories, aluminum and vinyl windows and doors, patio products, aluminum recreational vehicle doors, windows and sidewalls and aluminum bath and shower enclosures. Products are then represented in the market by multiple brands such as Amerimax, Fabral and Euramax Coated Products.

The strength of the business model is the supply of fabricated components to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, contractors and home centers throughout North America and Western Europe.