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General Manager

Apex Placement & Consulting
Ann Arbor, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
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Job Description

Are you a professional looking for a company that offers a FANTASTIC culture and environment? Do you enjoy working on large projects and developing solutions? We have a client in the Ann Arbor area looking to fill a new role as a General Manager.

As a General Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations. This includes overseeing a team, tracking financial data, and setting goals.

What you would be responsible for:

  • Directs, manages, and optimizes the overall operations of one or more plants or other production facilities.
  • Sets policies and makes decisions guiding productivity, quality, and cost efficiency of plant operations.
  • Establishes systems to collect metrics, analyze productivity and set performance targets that will meet revenue and cost goals.
  • Leads the development and deployment of manufacturing practices focused on quality and continuous improvement.
  • Experience in planning and budgeting
  • Maintain budgets and optimize expenses
  • Evaluate and improve operations and financial performance
  • Analyzing accounting and financial data.
  • Ensure employees work productively and develop professionally
  • Provide solutions to issues (e.g. profit decline, employee conflicts, loss of business to competitors)
  • Knowledge of business process and functions (finance, HR, procurement, operations etc.)
  • Ensures robust plant safety and security procedures and training are in place and that operations are in compliance with all required regulations.
  • Leads any employee relations activities involving the plant. Directs plant level support functions including finance, engineering, materials, quality assurance, and human resources to ensure alignment with overall plant operations.
  • Manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function.
  • Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments


  • Previous experience as a General Manager or other senior-level managerial position
  • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering or related field with 8+ years of managerial experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function.
  • Knowledge of market changes, developing strategies and business plans
  • Understanding of finance and performance measures
  • MUST HAVE Aerospace or Military/Défense background
  • Machining environment is REQUIRED
  • Excellent organization and leadership skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities

Direct Hire Benefits:

  • Excellent Benefits Package (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • PTO and Vacation

If this sounds like a career for you, then what are you waiting for? Apply now to speak with one of our HR Professionals!

Apex Placement & Consulting


Ann Arbor, MI



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