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Plant Manager

Kelly Services Suwanee, GA
  • Expired: September 15, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Plant Manager
Direct Hire
This Plant Manager position is going to replace the current Plant Manager, who is retiring! Our client needs for this person to come in with a background in process improvement (no certifications required). They also need for this person to be able to have a "we" attitude and the ability to support a team atmosphere.
This Plant Manager will have department supervisors reporting directly to them (about 6-7), with a total team of about 50 when you include those department supervisors' teams. This company is in the structural steel industry, but they are not requiring experience in that area. Despite the nature of their product, the production floor consist of mainly "light manufacturing" (vs. heavy steel fabrication), so they are seeking a plant manager who has previous experience running a production floor of almost any kind.
Here are some areas of focus:
Oversee Management personnel (including Production Manager, Maintenance Manager, Shipping/Receiving)
Continuous improvement

  • minimize overtime
  • minimize waste
  • increase efficiency
Oversee and execute production schedule to meet delivery dates
  • Production Orders
  • Fabrication Orders
  • Stressing Gear Orders
Project and Order Materials as needed
  • Conduct weekly and monthly inventory
  • Determine order quantities/dates to ensure enough quantities on hand/keeping minimum amounts required
  • Provide feedback to purchasing and vendors on materials quality and other issues
Coordinator incoming deliveries and outgoing shipments
Receive and account for all incoming materials
Communication with Project Managers on a weekly basis
Mentor, educate, and train all plant leadership personnel
Maintain production records and costs

If you or anyone you know may be qualified and interested in this opportunity, please send resumes to me at the following (or apply to this posting):

Christy Howington
Engineering Recruiter
Kelly Engineering
(678)319-4489 x. 233

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Kelly Services


Suwanee, GA
30024 USA