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Plant Manager

Iowa State Job Bank Des Moines, IA
  • Posted: September 14, 2019
  • Full-Time

One Great FutureIn August of 2018 it was announced that Amcor Flexibles and Bemis Company would combine to become the global leader in consumer packaging. This combination allows for a comprehensive global footprint with greater scale in all regions of the world. With a combined company history of more than 300 years, we continue to work collaboratively with our customers to make Amcor the clear choice for inspired packaging solutions. We appreciate your patience while we work to integrate our application and hiring process.Job DescriptionTo manage and lead overall plant operations ensuring the achievement of plant targets for Safety, Quality, Service and Cost. This will be executed through providing strong leadership to the plant team and managing the systems, equipment, people and materials according to the established policies, procedures, specifications, and customer requirements. This individual reports directly to the Director-Manufacturing. The Plant Lead Team members will report directly to the Plant Manager (typically 4-8 direct reports) Scope for this Plant Manager role is a small to medium sized facility with typically 300 or less employees and low to mid-level complexity.WHAT YOU GET TO DOLeads and drives plant safety culture and puts safety first in all responsibilities.Leads identification of opportunities and problem areas for targeted improvement by creating, reviewing and monitoring data or reports that show performance to KPI's. (specifically safety, quality, waste, and productivity)Oversees all aspects of human capital planning and management for the facility, including HC goal setting, improvement targets for KPI's, salary planning, performance management.Ensure compliance with department safety, product safety, fire protection, Company polices/procedures, and housekeeping programs.Ensures effective, timely and well developed communications for all product associates.Manage process control initiatives by ensuring manufacturing SOP's exist, and that they are sufficient for quality, safety, and process control.Leads plant budgeting processesEnsures execution of plant Cap-ExLead and ensure growth of CI culture by providing resources, participating in teams, and leading teams as necessary.Ensures facility compliance with local, state and federal regulatory agencies.Drives employee engagement action planning for the facilityLeads communication to all plant associates regarding business needs and resultsLeads efforts at Best Practice sharing with other facilitiesMeets safety targets and drives a safety culture and environment to send every employee home everyday without injury.Meets or exceeds plant business plan and KPI's.Delivers on established budget.Best Practices leadershipEffective , cost-efficient planning and utilization of manpower, materials and machinery.Strong Human Capital planning, development and management for the facility.Drives High Performance CulturePlant talent to deliver on planWHAT WE VALUEResults Orientation / Delivers on Plan - HighestTeam Leadership - HighestDevelops Organizational Capability - HighStrategic Orientation / Enterprise Thinker - Medium to HighCollaboration and Influence - HighChange Leadership - HighFacility Business Acumen/Market Knowledge - HighWHAT WE WANT FROM YOUA Bachelor's degree in engineering, business administration, or related field7-10+ years of relevant experience in a production environmentDemonstrated passion for safety5+ years of leadership experience, preferably in flexible packagingDemonstrates 3 E's - Energy, Empowerment, ExecutionLives Amcor Core Values and leads by example in demonstrating the Core ValuesProven ability to lead and drive continuous improvementStrong Customer Service mindsetStrong written and verbal communication skillsDemonstrated knowledge of Amcor customers and plant capabilitiesDemonstrated understanding of drivers of plant results, including ability to interpret financial resultsDemonstrated lean knowledge, Six Sigma Certification s

Iowa State Job Bank


Des Moines, IA
50312 USA

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