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Plant Manager (Blown Film, Polyolefin Films, Cast Films, and Bags)

Cornerstone Management Solutions Augusta, GA

  • Expired: 27 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Plant Manager (Blown Film, Polyolefin Films, Cast Films, and Bags)

Our client is an international, privately held, manufacturer. The company is experiencing rapid growth and is seeking a Plant Manager for the blown film division, located near Augusta, GA You will have 5 direct reports who manage a staff of 35-50 employees with responsibility for plant safety, quality, scheduling, hiring/firing/retention, training, maintenance, and continuous improvement.


  • Non-Union, 50 employees
  • 13 film lines, 2 unfolders, 1 palletizer
  • Lead times are typically 50% less than our competitors
  • Bags, Tubing, Sheeting, Shrink, Lamination, Embossed
  • OOPP/Cast PP Films, Monofilament, Polyolefin Films, Woven, Protective Films

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE fosters a culture of employee engagement through empowerment and skill development by setting expectations, providing guidance, maintaining individual accountability, coaching, training on both technical and soft skills, conducting performance appraisals, rewarding and disciplining as appropriate while addressing complaints and resolving problems of all team members. The right candidate takes a very hands-on approach with a strong shop-floor presence and is results-oriented in a fast-paced environment.


·       Assume plantwide responsibility for all processes, equipment, safety, and housekeeping towards meeting plant performance goals related to safety, waste, quality, and productivity.

·       Manage department processes and equipment through problem-solving and trouble-shooting.

·       Responsible for cost controls, material forecasting and usage, production output, labor cost, staffing requirements and duty assignments, scrap rate, change-over times, etc. to ensure all activities are value-added as part of optimized plant operating costs.

·       Establish/maintain effective working relationships with customers and suppliers.

·       Successfully partners with purchasing/supply chain personnel for proper processing of materials. 

·       Drive continuous improvement initiatives, 5S improving production quality, cost, downtime, processes and procedures.



·       MUST HAVE a minimum of 5 years of production or plant management experience in the blown or cast FILM industry. Film production troubleshooting ability a strong plus.

·       Continuous improvement knowledge and experience (whether direct projects and/or six sigma/lean certification).

·       Experience working in fast-paced management and managing multiple shifts and manufacturing personnel.



Company Description
Privately-held debt-free custom plastic Extrusion, polymer additives manufacturer.

Cornerstone Management Solutions

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Highly Profitable, Debt-Free, Fast growing company, Family Oriented

Privately-held debt-free custom automotive plastic Extrusion


Augusta, GA
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