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Manufacturing Plant Manager

Signode Industrial Group Kankakee, IL

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

Angleboard, a division of Signode Industrial Group LLC, is a leading manufacturer of recycled packaging products used for sustainable protective packaging solutions in a diverse range of industries for over fifty years.  Our products can be used to protect product edges, unitize and stabilize palletized goods, and to increase the stacking strength of palletized goods.  Our Angleboard product line can allow customers to reduce packaging materials, resulting in a more sustainable package.  All Angleboard products are made of 100% recycled materials and are 100% recyclable. We are seeking a Plant Manager to run our manufacturing facility located in Kankakee, IL.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Continually improve safety record by addressing both physical safety issues and employee safety attitudes.
  • Ensures safety and environmental guidelines are complete and compliance is enforced. 
  • Ensures the efficient and effective operation of the plant by directing and managing all plant operations with overall responsibilities for production, maintenance, quality and other production-related activities
  • Co-ordinate plant activities through planning with departmental managers to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Initiate plans and processes which minimize manufacturing costs and downtime through effective utilization of manpower, equipment, facilities, materials, and capital
  • Ensure attainment of business objectives and production schedules that meet or exceed our company's customer expectations
  • Maintain productivity levels through effective monitoring of staffing levels and financial requirements
  • Develop and control profits plans and budget
  • Manage spending against budget in relations to changes in production volume
  • Work to establish management practices throughout assigned areas which include all employee's positive involvement with opportunity for input and action
  • Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives
  • Provide direction, development and leadership to the entire manufacturing team.  
  • Manage a multiple shift operation.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Manufacturing
  • 7 – 10 years of progressive plant/manufacturing management experience
  • Thorough knowledge of all plant operating processes and equipment, purchasing procedures, safety procedures, governmental regulations and company policies.
  • Experience in selecting, defining roles, leading/mentoring/motivating a team
  • Experience in paper converting, slitting, laminating industry a plus
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills along with working knowledge of MS Office
  • Must be available to respond to emergency situations as needed

 

 

Company Description
As a $2.4 billion dollar global company that’s an industry leader, we offer opportunities that take you places. We are headquartered in Glenview, Illinois and have nearly 7,000 employees and 88 manufacturing facilities across six continents.

From operations and manufacturing experts to sales and marketing pros, we always are on the lookout for top talent.

What’s more, our business of industrial bulk packaging exists to help other companies do business. Any company that packs and transports goods via commercial trucks, railcars, ships or airfreight knows our brands.

Our company’s heritage goes back more than 100 years. Our products are sold around the world in developed and emerging markets under well-known and trusted brand names, including Signode, Strapex, Orgapack, Angleboard, Fleetwood and Mima Systems.

Our employees work with these core values in mind:
Integrity – All suppliers and customers are treated with honesty and transparency.
Respect – Our diverse work force across many countries represents many different cultures, languages and experiences. Our employees embrace the richness of those differences.
Trust – We trust that our colleagues operate with professional standards and the best interest of the company at all times.
Shared Risk – We work as a team, sharing responsibility for outcomes of decisions, including those that require taking risks and encouraging new ideas.
Simplicity – We encourage employees to stay focused on the essential core of any business opportunity, challenge or issue.
Comprehensive Benefits

Along with many opportunities for career growth, Signode Industrial Group provides a comprehensive benefits package. Specific benefits vary worldwide and are based on regional needs, but below are some common features of the U.S. benefit program.

Medical and dental benefits
401(k) retirement savings program
Paid vacation and holidays
Life Insurance
Educational assistance
Employee assistance program

Aleron companies (Broadleaf Results and TalentRISE) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Signode Industrial Group

Why Work Here?
Signode Industrial Group: Our Brands Are Trusted Around the Globe

As a $2.4 billion dollar global company that’s an industry leader, we offer opportunities that take you places. We are headquartered in Glenview, Illinois and have nearly 7,000 employees and 88 manufacturing facilities across six continents. From operations and manufacturing experts to sales and marketing pros, we always are on the lookout for top talent. What’s more, our business of industrial bulk packaging exists to help other companies do business. Any company that packs and transports goods via commercial trucks, railcars, ships or airfreight knows our brands. Our company’s heritage goes back more than 100 years. Our products are sold around the world in developed and emerging markets under well-known and trusted brand names, including Signode, Strapex, Orgapack, Angleboard, Fleetwood and Mima Systems. Our employees work with these core values in mind: Integrity – All suppliers and customers are treated with honesty and transparency. Respect – Our diverse work force across many countries represents many different cultures, languages and experiences. Our employees embrace the richness of those differences. Trust – We trust that our colleagues operate with professional standards and the best interest of the company at all times. Shared Risk – We work as a team, sharing responsibility for outcomes of decisions, including those that require taking risks and encouraging new ideas. Simplicity – We encourage employees to stay focused on the essential core of any business opportunity, challenge or issue. Comprehensive Benefits Along with many opportunities for career growth, Signode Industrial Group provides a comprehensive benefits package. Specific benefits vary worldwide and are based on regional needs, but below are some common features of the U.S. benefit program. Medical and dental benefits 401(k) retirement savings program Paid vacation and holidays Life Insurance Educational assistance Employee assistance program Aleron companies (Broadleaf Results and TalentRISE) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

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Kankakee, IL
60901 USA
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