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Plant Manager

Rapidly Growing, Stable, great employer
Dyersville, IA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

American Career Search has been retained by Zero Zone to support their growth and expansion under our TalentSelect program.

We are actively recruiting for a high growth role for Plant Manager.

As the Plant Manager at our Dyersville, IA location, you will need to utilize your skills, prior production experience, and the desire to jump-in and support where it’s needed, to assist taking the team to the next level. The following are the essential duties and responsibilities you can expect to do:

  • Lead with respect, honesty, and integrity
  • Develop, partner and manage a skilled and responsive workforce
  • Establish performance requirements and clarify responsibilities to those supervised, which includes conducting performance appraisals, identifying/communicating plans for individual employee improvements, and communicating merit increases and related information to employees as appropriate as well as providing coaching, mentoring, and training opportunities
  • Conduct supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws; these duties include determining work assignments, performance evaluations, wage adjustments, and disciplinary matters
  • Create and support a LEAN production environment
  • Manage and maintain a production schedule with changing priorities
  • Daily hands-on management of production, flow, and throughput working directly with production team members to ensure customer specifications and delivery dates are met
  • Implement appropriate production floor strategies to improve profitability and enable business growth
  • Coach, train, develop, and mentor production team to create a high-performance culture with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Maintain a high level of presence and connectivity with employees at all levels of the organization and division
  • Introduce, improve, and leverage key metrics to drive operational performance and a winning culture

What Are We Looking For?

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required of you for this position:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an applicable field (Engineering or Operations preferred)
  • 5-10 years of progressive, proven experience leading, directing, and developing a production team in a complex manufacturing environment
  • Lean manufacturing/continuous improvement knowledge, skills, and experience is required
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite
  • Long-range strategic thinking capability and action oriented
Company Description
American Career Search is a retained and engaged search firm that only works with companies that are committed to their employees. They understand that hard work should be rewarded.

Each role you see from our postings are directly on behalf of one of our engaged, retained clients that have exclusively hired us to identify top talent on their behalf.

Rapidly Growing, Stable, great employer


Dyersville, IA