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General Manager - Greenfield, IN

Greenfield, IN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


The General Manager is responsible for managing the daily & ongoing operation of the Service Center, this position is tasked with ensuring operational excellence of all wash facility processes, maximizing efficiency, leading continuous improvement, and utilizing capacity and cost planning methods to ensure key metrics (KPI’s) are achieved for zero harm/OSHA, through put, cost, quality, service and regulatory State/Federal/IFCO Labor Guidelines, while meeting the necessary food safety standards.


  • Manage the safe working environment of the plants while complying to corporate Zero Harm policies and initiatives and ensure the plants achieves all associated OSHA requirements.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives to ensure production targets are achieved, responsible for daily productivity analysis.
  • Responsible for managing the complete P&L of service center and or assigned /DC operation. Regular and detail analysis of plant cost performance versus budget and identifying and driving continuous improvement projects
  • Support the Director of Operations to develop plants budgets/forecasts when required.
  • Develop and execute CAPEX projects and initiatives to approved budgets and timelines.
  • Ensure service center compliance for the following: internal and external worker safety regulations, employee engagement, food safety regulations, local and federal HR policies, and corporate policies.
  • Day to day management all functions performed within the facility including Safety, HR/Payroll, Quality/AIB processes, Production, Financial/Costs, and other Facility functions as required
  • Manage the daily shipping, receiving, and all data entries performed in association with these functions.
  • Responsible for product quality and achieving all food safety related policies set forth by IFCO corporate.


  • Bachelor’s degree in management
  • 6+ years of leadership position in a production facility
  • Process development experience and proven record in operational success in balancing cost, quality, and performance
  • Background in Lean or 6 Sigma skills preferred
  • Documented OSHA safe Minimum of 5+ years of previous management experience in a high-volume production, agricultural production or distribution facility required
  • Experience managing 75+ personnel in a high-volume 24-hour production/warehouse environment required
  • Safety program management experience required ty training and/or accreditation strongly preferred


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Proven planning and organizational skills with the ability to handle high volume operational requirements
  • Knowledge of P&L and budget process preferred
  • Familiar with applicable federal and state laws pertaining to wage and hour, employee relations and safety
  • Computer literacy required, including proficiency in standard business applications included in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proven Ability to work/develop and effective team within a high-volume 24-hour production/warehouse environment
  • Excellent on time decision making skills
  • Leadership and Motivation abilities enabling the facility to meet/exceed performance expectations.

IFCO offers a competitive benefits package with new hire benefits starting on the 1st of the month after hire date, 5% 401 (k) match, annual bonus potential and merit increases.



Greenfield, IN
46140 USA
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